OGUNSHEYE, Professor Ayo (Late)




B.Sc, MA, educationist, businessman, born in 1923, Ile Oluji, Ondo State; married Felicia Adetowun Banjo 1953, one son: Education: St Gregory's College, Lagos, London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, England, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA; school teacher, 1941; Assistant Secretary, Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), 1946-53; appointed Lecturer, Department of Extra-Mural Studies, University College (now University of Ibadan), Ibadan, later Director, Extra-Mural Studies, University of Ibadan, 1957-65; appointed Professor of Adult Education, University of Ibadan, 1965-70; later Dean, Faculty of Education, University of Ibadan; Visiting Professor, Sobornne University, France, 1969; appointed Executive Director, Henry Stephens Group of Companies. 1970-78; Founding Director, Rank Xerox Nigeria Limited, 1975; Group Managing Director, Henry Stephens Nigeria Limited and Chairman, Rank Xerox Nigeria Limited, 1978-87; former Chairman, National Bank Nigeria Limited; Chairman, O'dua In vestments Company Limited, 1978; member, Economic Planning Committee, defunct Western Nigeria; member, Economic Planning Committee, Federal Ministry of Economic Planning; former member, Governing Council, University of Ibadan; former member, Governing Council, University of Benin; Traditional Title: Baikin of Ile Oluyi, Ondo State, 1982; National Honours: conferred with Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic (CFR), 1979; Hobbies: languages, music.
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