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Oluwatoyin Selere

OLUWATOYIN SELERE (MRS) is the Practice Administrator at Abdu-Salaam Abbas & Co. Prior to joining the firm, she obtained her first degree in Science. As a geologist, she worked for 12 years at Baker Hughes Nigeria Limited, a top-tier oilfield service Company with a century long record of accomplishment.

She was self-employed for another 10 years and took interest in giving back to the society by studying PGDE in Education. Her practice areas cuts across staff mentoring, teaching and leadership training.

She later obtained her LL.B in Law from the National Open University of Nigeria. She possesses experience in startup practice administration and developing administration departments with skills and experience in strategic practice administration, job evaluation, recruitment, employee benefit, culture and diversity management, performance management, employee relations, training and development.

She is skilled in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Publisher, Entrepreneurship and team building. She is result oriented and very proactive.

She is constantly improving on her skills and has gained the likes of Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Creativity, People Management, coordinating with others, Emotional Intelligence, Judgement & decision making, Service Orientation, Resilience, Curiosity, Adaptability, Learning Agility.

She is very keen on continuous professional development and spends her spare time reading up or attending trainings on critical thinking, creativity, people management, emotional intelligence and learning agility.

She setup an NGO in July 2019—Inspire Little Minds Foundations through which she and her family support the educational development of economically challenged children and inmates of correction centres. The foundation has sponsored several students to sit for the secondary school leaving certificate examination in Ogun State.

EDUCATION

  • Olabisi Onabanjo University. (B.Sc. (Hons) Geology)
  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)
  • National Institute of Teachers Training (PGDE Education)
  • National Open University (LLB Law)

MEMBER OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

  • Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationist
  • Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) Nigeria Branch
  • Member of the Association of Law Firm Administrators Nigeria (ALAN)