Obafemi graduated with a degree in Economics and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Regent Business School, South Africa. He started his career with the business advisory unit of Abraham Holmes Consulting and was involved in several strategy formulations, enterprise transformation and process reengineering, human capital management and training. These engagements have taken him across major industries such as banking, media, construction, power and telecommunications.Etc.

He moved on to join Lomerg Consulting as an associate consultant, Human Resources and Strategy where he was privileged to handle important strategic consulting engagements on behalf of Lomerg Consulting especially in the Logistics, Manufacturing and Advertising Industries amongst others.

He joined yet another consulting firm, Hartford Green where he served as an HR consultant, from where he moved on to the telecommunications giant,Globacom.

Over the course of his career, he has developed excellent skills in Human Capital Management, Turnaround Management, Business Planning and Research, Business Advisory and Training. He has delivered trainings and business consulting assignments to companies such as MTN Nigeria, Bank PHB, Sterling Bank, Threshold Global Concepts, DHL, Total E& P, Invent Media, FMC Technologies,Aveon Offshore,Intels Logistics,Orlean Invest West Africa and several others.

He is a certified management consultant (CMC), a member of the chartered institute of purchasing and supply, UK (CIPS), a member of the American society of training and development (ASTD) as well as a member of the society for human resource management (SHRM). Obafemi is a partner in Insel Consulting.