Nigeria

Babajide Oluwase

Babajide Oluwase is an innovator with especially keen interest in environment, spatial planning, clean energy, business development, and the green economy. He has 6+ years’ experience working at the intersection of technological advancement and improving wellbeing for the underserved population.

With a mini-MBA from Lagos Business School and a B.Tech (Hons) in Urban and Regional Planning from Federal University of Technology Akure, Babajide has worked with cross-cultural teams across the globe to proffer sustainable solutions to social problems, and was featured in DW #DoingYourBit series for his clean-tech innovation.

Babajide is a Sustainable Solutions Africa 30 under 30 Fellow, Earth Charter Young Leader, TEF/GIZ Fellow, George Ayittey Platinum Prize Winner, LEAP Africa SIP Fellow, Global Shaper of the Global Shapers Community, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Youth Local Pathways Fellow to name a few.

Babajide is the Founder of RenewDrive, an innovation-driven enterprise that develops and distributes clean and affordable energy solutions as well as EcoChamps, an initiative that creates awareness and provides young people with requisite knowledge and skills to conserve the environment.