Board of Directors

Chief Olufemi Adeniyi –Williams
Chairman

Chief Olufemi Adeniyi –Williams was born on 11th November, 1939 in Lagos. He had his formal education at St. Gregory’s College, Ijebu-Ode Grammer School, Ibadan Grammar School and Hull College of Art Anlaby Road, Hull Yorkshire U.K.

He began his illustrious career in 1963 at J. Allen & Co, moved to the Nigerian Broadcasting Television Service and later joined Ogilvy Benson & Mather where he rose through the ranks to become the agency’s Chief Executive Officer.

A boardroom guru, he holds Chieftaincy titles from Ile-Ife, Lagos and Egbaland. He is happily married with children to Chief (Mrs.) Temitope Adeniyi-Williams.

 

Olaleye Adebiyi
Vice Chairman

 

Olaleye Adebiyi is the Vice Chairman of Afro Tourism. He is a Tax Attorney with over 25 years’ experience. Olaleye is an avid traveller and has visited many countries around the world particularly in Africa.

Through his travels he realised that there is a keen need to unveil the untapped tourism potential in Africa despite the worrying lack of intra-Africa transportation system.

Thus, Afro Tourism was born from this premise that ‘Africa more than any other continent is extremely culturally rich and diverse and this makes it the perfect destination for leisure and business tourists.’ Olaleye’s other interests include agricultural projects and charitable causes.

Omowande Adeniyi-Williams
Member

Omowande Adeniyi-Williams is a quintessential business administrator with versed experience in account management, business development, contract negotiation and relationship management.

She is an alumnus of the prestigious University College Los Angeles (UCLA), University of Lagos and Queens college Lagos, where she honed her skills in mass communication—Public Relation and advertising, and Project Management.

She has applied these skills with tremendous success across various sectors ranging from travel, banking, and pharmaceutical industries.

In 2012, Omowande began Athena Tours, a private enterprise that is today a toast among individuals and corporate bodies seeking leisure or luxury destination and events.

Maxwell Ukpebor
Member

Maxwell Ukpebor graduated from the University of Benin in 1998 with a Bachelors of Law, LL.B Degree. He started his law practice with the firm of Jiti Ogunye Chambers from where he moved to Paul Usoro & Co. He has worked on several commercial law and tax transactions for leading multi-national clients including Econet Wireless and ExxonMobil
Mr. Ukpebor is a partner and director at Afro Tourism. He also heads the WTS Adebiyi & Associates’ litigation and dispute resolution team. He is the founder/editor in chief of Tax Law Report of Nigeria (TLRN) and Tax Journal of Nigeria (CTJN).
When Maxwell is not working you will find him traveling and exploring Africa’s beautiful destinations.

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