Mr. Bayo Osibo (Chairman) is an alumnus of the School of Eloquence and became the first Chairman of the Board of the School of Eloquence in April, 2016. He is the immediate past Managing Director and Chief Executive of Portland Paints Nigeria Plc., a position he held until June 28th 2013 and was subsequently appointed as a Non-Executive Director. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Bio-Chemistry from University of Ibadan and an MBA from University of Lagos. He is a distinguished and respected authority in the Paints Industry in Nigeria.
He is a Life Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Corporate Management as well as a fellow of the Institute of Marketing. He was the former Chairman of Paints Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (1999-2003) He joined Portland Paints Nigeria Ltd, then a Subsidiary of WAPCO in 1984 as the National Sales Manager. His excellent performance saw him rise through the ranks to become the Managing Director and Chief Executive in March 2004, when Lafarge divested from PPPNL.