Gbenga Odegbami

Co-Founder at Youverify

Gbenga Odegbami has worked in the technology sector since 2004. Gbenga's first role was as a Senior Network Consultant at Lopworks from 2004 to 2007. From 2007 to 2011, they held roles at Dimension Data as a Senior Solution Architect, at Equant Business Solutions as a Consulting Director, and at Computer Warehouse Group Plc as Group Head - Pre Sales. From 2011 to 2015, they were a Partner at Chinook Capital Limited. From 2016 to 2017, they were a Co-founder at Safi.NG. Since 2017, they have been a Co-Founder at Youverify, and since 2022, they have been an Adjunct Professor at St. Lawrence College.

Gbenga Odegbami has an extensive educational history. Gbenga completed their Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the University of Lagos and their Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Industrial and Maintenance Engineering from Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos. Gbenga then went on to pursue their MBA from the University of Warwick - Warwick Business School in Business Administration, which they completed in 2013. In 2014, they completed their Doctorate of Business Administration in Organizational Change from Paris School of Business. In addition to these qualifications, Gbenga Odegbami has obtained various certifications, including the AI Product Manager Nanodegree Program from Udacity in 2021, Professional Scrum Product Owner I from in 2019, Chartered IT Professional Fellowship from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT in 2017, Prince 2 Practitioner from APM Group in 2008, ITiL Foundation from APM Group in 2007, Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert from Cisco in 2007, and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer from Microsoft in 1999.



  • Co-Founder

    August, 2017 - present