Engr. Dr. Ayo Adeyemo, MNSE.
(National Chairman)

Engr. Dr Ayodeji Temidayo Adeyemo is the current and tenth National Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Metallurgical, Mining and Materials Engineers (A Division of Nigerian Society of Engineeers). He is in Strategic Business Development Department, Julius Berger Nig. Plc, Abuja, Nigeria. He was born in Iyin Ekiti, Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area, Ekiti State. Dr. Adeyemo attended Alagbaka Primary School and Army Comprehensive Secondary School all in Akure from 1976 to 1987.

He attended The Federal University of Technology, Akure, where he graduated with B.Eng. (Mining, 1992) as the Best Student in the Department of Mining Engineering with Second Class (Upper Division) wining two Awards:
i) The Departmental Prize for the Best Graduating Student with the highest CGPA, and
ii) Alhaji Rilwanu Lukman Prize for being the Best Graduating Student in the Department of Mining Engineering. Had Certificate of Proficiency in Information Systems Management (Distinction, 2001) from APTECH C. He obtained his M.Eng. (Rock Mechanics) from Federal University of Technology, Akure in 2010.

Engr. Dr. Adeyemo was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D) in Mining Engineering from Federal University of Technology, Akure, in 2019 with emphases on “Rock Mechanics”.

He is a member of several professional bodies including: Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN); Council of Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG); Registered Mining Engineer; Nigerian Society of Engineers, (NSE); Nigerian Institution of Metallurgical, Mining and Materials Engineers (NIMMME); Nigerian Society of Mining Engineers (NSME); and Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS).

Engr. Dr. Ayodeji Temidayo Adeyemo was the National Vice Chairman, Nigerian Institution of Metallurgical, Mining and Materials Engineers (NIMMME), of Nigerian Society of Engineers, (2015–2017); Vice Chairman, Construction and Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA), Abuja Zone from (2013 – 2015); National President, Julius Berger Senior Staff Association (2013 – 2019); National Youth President, Construction and Civil Engineering Senior Staff Association (CCESSA) (2010 – 2012); General Secretary Julius Berger Senior Staff Association (2010–2013); National Financial Secretary, Julius Berger Senior Staff Association (2007 – 2010); Chairman, Julius Berger Nig. Senior Staff Association, Bauchi/Yola (2006–2007); and Ex–Officio, Trade Union Congress, Bauchi Council (2006–2008).

He worked briefly as a pupil Engineer in Delta Steel Complex, Aladja; Shell Petroleum Development Company, Warri; Federal University of Technology, Akure as a Graduate Assistant; and presently working with Julius Berger Nig. PLC., (from 1994- till Date).

Engr. Dr. Adeyemo has several technical publications both in National and International Journals to his credit in the field of Mining Engineering.

Engr. Dr. Ayodeji Temidayo Adeyemo is by the grace of God a devoted member and Minister in the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Upper Room Assembly, Abuja. He is married to Erelu Modupe Adeyemo and they are blessed with wonderful children. He holds the Chieftaincy Title of “Otunba Osaloyo” of Iyin Kingdom, a title conferred on him by Oba Justice Ademola Ajakaiye, Oyinyo Saye II, The Oluyin of Iyin Kindom, Iyin Ekiti, Ekiti State. He is involved in various philanthropic activities in his community and others.

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