Ayoola Gbade-Bello is a dynamic professional with over 15 years of experience in product design, innovation, and growth management. With a degree in Design from the University of Lagos, Ayoola embarked on a career journey in the Advertising and Marketing Communications industries before setting out on an entrepreneurial journey through his own company, Bedouin, in 2013.

Inspired by the visionary Steve Jobs, Ayoola and his team at Bedouin harness the power of design and technology to simplify living. Their innovative products, such as Printstop and Kintrace, are at the forefront of driving digital transformation, enhancing user experiences, and solving real-world challenges.

Beyond his exceptional product offerings, Ayoola’s passion for making an impact extends to organizing sector-defining events and fostering entrepreneurship. Through initiatives like Hack for Tomorrow and Tourism Hackathon Nigeria, which is in its second edition, Ayoola empowers tech professionals and creates opportunities for aspiring entrepreneurs across Africa.