Research Fellow

Dr. Gbenga Shadare holds a Ph.D. in Sociology and Social Policy from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. He is also an alumnus of Nottingham, Ibadan, and Lagos Universities. For over two decades, Gbenga worked as a banker/financial analyst/telecommunications analyst and successfully launched three successful businesses in Nigeria (Investment Alliance Ltd; The Watermark WA Ltd; and The Anti-Fraud Foundation). An alumnus of the Lagos Business School/Pan Atlantic University (OMP 3), Dr. Gbenga Shadare has worked in international development across several African and Asian countries where his expertise revolved around implementation of social protection/social investment systems and programmes. 

Centre for Social Protection and Policy Studies
Country of institution/residence
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Geographic Scope
Sub National Level
Organization Type
Research Institute
Thematic Area of Work
Capacity building and partnerships
Migration governance and policies
Monitoring progress on SDGs, GCM and other global agreements