Board of Trustees
Eustace Onuegbu is a certified Management Consultant by the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes (ICMCI) Switzerland and a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC), Nigeria. He is presently serving as the President of International Network for Corporate Social Responsibility (INCSR) and CEO of De Bernards Ltd.
Eustace is the initiator and host of the International Conferences on Business and Human Rights and has worked with leading organisations such as the Central Bank of Nigeria; Centre for International Governance and Innovation (CIGI) Canada; University of Lagos Nigeria; The Federal House of Representatives, Abuja; Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority among others on Sustainable Development, Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility, and Corporate Governance. Eustace has also made several representations to international organisations including the United Nations, African Union, ECOWAS, and The Senate of Federal Republic of Nigeria on a wide range of environmental and social impact issues.
Eustace is a leading CSR expert and an avid advocate of instituting global best practices in the conduct of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility (CSR) in Africa. He holds a degree in Marketing from Abia State University, Uturu in Nigeria, another in International Business and Management from Amsterdam School of Business, The Netherlands and a post graduate degree in International Human Rights Law from Birmingham City University in the United Kingdom. He is also a certified Lead Auditor.
Olawale Emmanuel Olayide holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and a Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.
Olawale is currently a Research Fellow and Sub-Dean at the University of Ibadan Centre for Sustainable Development. He is a diligent, versatile, enterprising, and enthusiastic facilitator. He possesses demonstrable competencies in leadership, research and administration.
Olawale has authored over 30 publications in form of edited books, chapters in books, peer-reviewed journal articles and monographs. He is also the Editor of the African Journal of Sustainable Development. Olawale is a Member of the Board of the International Sustainable Development Research and the Chairperson of the Thematic Working Group on Africa. He is a Member of the African Union Commission Expert Team on the Malabo Declaration Reporting Process.