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Bayo Oyewole is Senior Director & Chief of Staff, Global Compliance for the Danaher Corporation. He is based in Washington, DC and oversees the management of the Anti-Bribery and Corruption Program Management Office (PMO) which includes policy development, communication, enterprise risk assessment, channel partner due diligence and training.
Prior to joining Danaher, Bayo was managing director of ThinkSmart Global, a strategy and operations management consultancy based in Lagos, Nigeria. He was the COO for Timbuktu Media Limited, publishers of NEXT and 234NEXT.com. Prior to his relocation to Nigeria, Bayo served as the Regional Compliance Officer for the Americas and EMEA region of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics. He has over 15 years of global experience and has served in leadership roles with Sabre Technologies, EY, and PepsiCo. He has also worked as a consultant with the UNDP and UNECA and as the Acting ICT Officer for the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) in Dakar, Senegal.
Bayo holds a BS in accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria and an MBA from Clark Atlanta University. He holds various certifications in project management and compliance (PMP, CCEP, CSM) and is a Fellow of the Africa Leadership Initiative-West Africa (ALIWA).