Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji

Position: State Coordinator

Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji was born in the late 70’s into the family of Overseer Samson Adisa Bolaji, JP a foremost industrialist and Chairman of S. ADISS AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING LIMITED, Ibadan, Oyo State, the first indigenous company to fabricate feed-mill equipment in Nigeria.

He had his primary school education at Alafia Nursery & Primary School in Ibadan and secondary school education at Wesley College of Science, Elekuro also in Ibadan. He proceeded to the University of Ibadan where he bagged B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering. He is a Graduate Member of Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE). He also holds a Certificate in Java Programming from the Nigerian Institute of Information Technology.

Samuel Bolaji is the Managing Director of a foremost company, S. ADISS AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING LIMITED, a company that is into the fabrication of quality and durable agro-processing equipment, which include feed-mill of various capacities, Cassava processing equipment, Palm kernel/Palm oil processing equipment, Chicken processing machines, Yam/Plantain flour processing machines, Maize sheller, Soybean thresher etc. The company which started operation in 1979 is the first indigenous to fabricate feed-mill equipment in Nigeria,

He is currently the secretary of the Oyo State Chapter of the Agricultural Machineries and Equipments Fabricator Association of Nigeria (AMEFAN) and he is the National Financial Secretary of the same association.

He is the youngest council member of Ibadan Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) and the Oyo State Coordinator of National Association of Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Youth Entrepreneurs.

He has also received a certificate in “Sustainable Enterprise Training” from the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI), University of Ibadan. He has received various certificates from SMEDAN (Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria). Also recently he received certificates both in ISO 9000:2005 / ISO 9001:2008, ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems- Lead Auditors, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System- Lead Auditor Course, ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management System- Lead Auditor Course and Training Course on Good Governance for Organised Private Sector, courses coordinated by United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO).

Samuel Bolaji is diligent and hard working and through dogged determination and high acumen he has turned S. ADISS into an international company that has partners all over the globe, countries which include India, China, United Kingdom, Germany, Ukraine and United States.

He is a Christian and he is married to Mrs. Olubunmi Bolaji and they are blessed with two kids.

His hobbies include playing football, travelling and meeting people.