OLUWASEUN DAMILOLA AJAYIFounder & Chief Executive Officer
‘Seun Ajayi, a DAAD Scholar is a Lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. He is a Teaching Assistant where he currently pursues a Doctoral Degree in Real Estate with special reference to Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.
He holds both Second Class (Upper Division) Honours degree and Master of Science Degree in Estate Management from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria. His Masters Degree (by research) focused on the appropriateness/suitability of Facilities Management approaches for enhanced decision making. Still a lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, ‘Seun, a TETfund Scholar has his PhD research focusing on the performance of listed REITs on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) vis a vis the introduction of cutting edge variables.
‘Seun has lectured across a broad range of subject matters in real estate at both OAU and the Wits University. He continues to lecture and render tutoring services at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels; and to a mix of student cohorts from different backgrounds. He has supervised and currently supervises at the Honours and Masters of Business Administration levels. ‘Seun was appointed Supervisor to MBA students at the Wits Business School in 2019. He sits on the Abraham Valuation Consult/Firm as Board Member in Lagos, Nigeria. He is the Chief Executive of a PropTech Company called Sheltarea Pty Ltd registered in Johannesburg. He is a registered Estate Surveyor and Valuer in Nigeria (2014).
He has published in both local and international journals of repute. He attracted the James Webb Foundation Doctoral Grant, USA in 2020. Seun won the prestigious DAAD scholarship at the reputed International Real Estate Business School (IREBS), University of Regensburg, Germany in 2019. Other awards include the IREBS Research Grant, Germany in 2018; Best Lecturer, Department of Estate Management, OAU, Nigeria in 2017; and the Tertiary Education Trust Fund from the Federal Government of Nigeria (2017).