Oluseun Bolarinwa holds a Master’s degree in Food Safety and Quality Management with specialisation in post-harvest technology and economics from the University of Greenwich, UK and a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He is an old boy of the prestigious school, King’s College Lagos, Nigeria.
Oluseun has worked with notable organisations in Nigeria and the UK including the National Assembly, Abuja, Nigeria; the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Abuja, Nigeria; Medway Council, Kent, UK; Fourayes Farm, Kent, UK; and International Produce, Kent, UK.
His roles have revolved around designing and implementing quality management systems to guarantee compliance to food safety regulations; developing marketing strategies to ensure efficient product delivery; and facilitating agricultural development through innovative extension services and capacity building.
As Programme Officer – Seeds, he is responsible for assisting with implementation of product deployment strategies and plans for the PBR Cowpea project to facilitate efficient product delivery and ensure regulatory compliance. Oluseun is a Nigerian.