Adebowale Atobatele has over a decade of professional work experience across banking, marketing communications, and credit reference bureaus fields.
A graduate of the Hult MBA program, Adebowale serves as General Manager of Dun & Bradstreet Credit Bureau in the United Republic of Tanzania. Prior to assuming his role as General Manager of Dun & Bradstreet Credit Bureau in Tanzania, Adebowale had served as a Management Consultant and Business Manager with Credit Bureaus in Brunei, Nigeria and Qatar.
He consulted to the Authoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) - the only Credit Bureau in Brunei owned by the Central Bank of Brunei. There, he led the Management Consulting track of the project. During the assignment, he advised on several tracks of the project including the development of a legal framework, subscriber management and data procurement and management.
Following his assignment in Brunei, Adebowale served as Business Manager from the side of Dun & Bradstreet to CRC Credit Bureau in Nigeria – a role which saw him working closely with the management of CRC Credit Bureau to help stabilize and optimize the operations of the bureau. During the same period, Adebowale served as trainer and consultant to Qatar Credit Bureau (QCB) owned by the Central Bank of Qatar with very positive feedback from the staff of QCB.
Adebowale’s current role in Tanzania has seen him play a key role in the establishment, licensing and operational stability of the company. He is directly responsible for the day-to-day operations and profitability of the bureau.
Prior to joining Dun & Bradstreet, Adebowale worked for Ecobank in Nigeria where amongst other roles, he was product champion for Ecobank Mobile Payment in Nigeria.
Adebowale graduated from the University of Ibadan with a B.Sc in Political Sciences and completed his Master of Business Administration from Hult International Business School.
Adebowale serves on the Advisory Board of EdgeEdwards.