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Taofeeq Ashiru

Dr. Taofeeq Ashiru


How I Might Be Able to Assist

Please contact me for questions or information on data analysis (structured/semi-structured/unstructured), Project Management, Risk Management, Business Analysis/Strategy, and Innovation Management.

Professional Projects or Initiatives of Interest

In a highly Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous (VUCA) business environment, I help organizations to chart their way into new territories using advance tools of data analytics, project management and innovation management.

My current research interest includes emerging trends in project management, understanding/forecasting rare events utilizing systems thinking (complexity/behavioral sciences), and applications of big data (structured/semi-structured/unstructured data) in business environment.



DBA, Capella University
MBA, University of Toledo
MSC Chemical Engineering, University of Lagos
BSC Chemical Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University

Certificates and Professional Accreditation:
PMP, MCIPS, NVivo 11 Certified Expert, and Innovation360® Licensed Practitioner

Courses Taught at CCG

Business Intelligence and Analytics

Courses Taught Elsewhere

Southern New Hampshire University: Project Management, Organizational Leadership, and Supply Chain Management

Professional Experience

My over 29 years’ experience span the energy industry, manufacturing, and academics with over 20 years of this period spent working in the energy sector (Royal Dutch Shell) covering activities in procurement and logistics, human resources, and project delivery. I am currently an independent business/project management consultant.

Publications and Lectures

Ashiru, T.A. (2015). Understanding Low-Probability/High-Impact Risks in the Oil and Gas Industry: Multiple Case Analysis (Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation).

Williams, W. O. F., Sanusi, I. I., and Ashiru T. A. (1993, May). Simulation of the Performance and Robustness of Nonlinear Control System Designs for an Isothermal CSTR with Michaelis-Menten Type Kinetics. International Congress on Computational Methods in Engineering, 219 -226.

Ashiru, T.A. (1992). Modeling of Single Solute Absorption Column with Constant Inputs using Lumped Parameter Model Approach (Unpublished Master Thesis).

Williams A. O. F., Ashiru T. A., and Odunaiya, C. O. (1990, Nov). A Parameter-Adaptive Control Strategy for Single-Input, Single-Output Nonlinear System. Annual Conference Proceedings of the Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers, 158 -160.

Ashiru, T.A. (1988) Multivariable System Reduction and Simulation by the Method of PADE Approximation and Generalization Moments, (Unpublished Bachelor Thesis).

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