Each month, CapitalSquare features one of our members in the member spotlight series. It serves to highlight and provide visibility to our members with regards to their career path, contributions and experience with CapitalSquare. It is also a great way to meet with your colleagues and find members with similar interests.
This month's spotlight turns to Babajide Olaogun, CEO, Proveria Consult
NAME: Babajide Olaogun
OCCUPATION: CEO, Proveria Consult Limited
Working from CapitalSquare since April 2015
ABOUT PROVERIA CONSULT LIMITED
Proveria Consult Limited is an Information technology consulting firm established to help seek ways with which businesses can achieve and sustain competitive advantage via Information technology. Our aim is to identify a business problem (s) and seek the right solution by applying the best IT strategy(s) that best suits the problem identified.
Their professional team of business technology consultants brings a wide variety of knowledge and skills combined with industry experience to serve the high demanding consulting and strategy planning needs of our clients. They identify your business needs and proffer the right Information technology solution.
What do you love about working for yourself?
The freedom to manage my time and work structure.When you work for yourself, you can set your own working hours -both the actual hours you work and the number.
What’s the hardest thing about being an entrepreneur?
For me, at the beginning of a new business you have little resources and network of connections are small. However, the hardest thing is how to manage the uncertainties involved having in mind that the market is very competitive.
What do you wish you knew before you started your business?
Taking time on important decisions and don’t assume things will magically work out.
Why do you do what you do? Where did the idea come from?
I have a passion for consulting and managing projects.The idea emanated during my internship as a MBA student.
How different is what you do now from what you wanted to do as a child?
As child i wanted to a Medical Doctor hence what i do now is practically different from my childhood dream.
How long have you been working out of CapitalSquare? What has the experience been like? Would you recommend it?
I joined CapitalSquare in April 2015 and it’s wonderful place to work.It is good for networking and the ambience is magnificent. I would definitely recommend it.
If you could share a desk with any two people in the world, who would they be? Why?
Barack Obama and Larry Ellison
If you could be any animal, what would you be?
That's all folks!
Proveria Consult Ltd provides IT Solutions for both SME's and Large firms. Make your business achieve and sustain competitive advantage via Information technology. Get in touch with Babajide and the Proveria team here: