Kolawole Oyeneyin is the Founder/CEO of Venia Group, a creation and development company, with investments cutting across Co working spaces, Digital Insurance and Human Capital Development. Venia creates Service and coworking office spaces across Nigeria for Startup entrepreneurs, SMEs and Multi-nationals; providing access to Finance, Business Structuring and Advisory Services. Kola is also the Founder of AutoGenius, Nigeria’s first digital auto insurance platform; and The iLx Center – a learning and development company, with emphasis on building capacity within SMEs/Entrepreneurs and Young Professionals.
Kolawole believes in young people to inspire and lead change in Nigeria. Hence, he founded “SleevesUp” youth empowerment foundation, and GenVoices, organization to prepare young people for political engagements in Africa. Generational Voices now has over 49 chapters across Nigeria and globally.
Kola graduated from the University of Nottingham, UK; a member of the British Computer Society and an Associate Fellow of the Nigeria Leadership Initiative (NLI). Kola sits on the board of Redeemers Business School (RBS) and GCGT Foundation (God’s Children Great Talent). He is happily married to Eyitope Kola-Oyeneyin, a top Banking and Consulting professional. They are blessed with a beautiful daughter.