Dr. Jumoke Oduwole is an academic, government advisor, and advocate. She is the Special Adviser to the President of Nigeria on Ease of Doing Business. Until her appointment to this role in August 2019, Dr. Oduwole was the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Industry, Trade & Investment in the Office of the Vice President.

Her team is responsible for Nigeria moving up an unprecedented 39 places in the World Bank’s flagship Doing Business Report over the last four years, among other notable achievements.