Dr. Obadare Peter Adewale, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Digital Encode Limited, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.
Dr. Obadare, who is arguably the most credentialed and multi-award winning cybersecurity professional in Africa, was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience.
According to the global media company, the criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Technology Council, said:
We are honored to welcome Dr. Obadare into the community.
Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.
As an accepted member of the Council, Forbes revealed that Dr. Obadare will have access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence, connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum.
Dr. Obadare, it was learnt will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.
On his part, Dr. Obadare, while speaking on the development, said:
I am exhilarated to be accepted into Forbes Technology Council.
It is another confirmation of the Digital Encode’s depth of experience and insights to attain the global vision of being the number one Information Technology Assurance Professional Service firm in Africa.
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC).