Dr. Taofeek Aremu Kasali
Director, MAPCED

Taofeek Aremu Kasali obtained his PhD in Economics from University Utara Malaysia. He is the current Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship Development, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta Nigeria; and a member of Academic Board of Studies of the Polytechnic. He was Head of Department of Business Administration and Management from 2007 to 2011. His expertise lies in Development Economics, Poverty Alleviation, Microfinance, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).

Dr Kasali also lectures in Managerial Economics, Business Finance, Microeconomics and Research Methodology.  He is a full member of Nigerian Economic Society (FMNES), a Fellow of The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants (FCMA), a Fellow of Institute of Policy Management Development (FIPMD) and a member of Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM). Dr Kasali is also a Fellow of Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC), a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and a Certified Management Specialist (CMS) certified by London Graduate School, UK.

He has numerous academic papers to his credit presented at both National and International Conferences. He has authored some books and published in highly reputable journals.