He also attended University of Lagos where he obtained specialized diploma in Real Property Law and Secured Credit Transactions.
Soon after his academic qualifications, he enrolled and qualified as a Professional Quantity Surveyor with Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors and became a Registered Quantity Surveyor with the Quantity Surveyors Registration Board of Nigeria – the regulatory body for Quantity Surveying Practice in Nigeria. He was bestowed with the highest ranking of the Institute as a distinguished Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors in November 2011.
He took his vast experience to test by establishing the firm – Billing Cost Associates, a Quantity Surveying and Project Management Firm about eighteen (18) years ago; a firm he remains the Managing Partner and through which he provides pro-active professional services in Quantity Surveying, Construction Claims Consultancy and Project Management Services in the Construction Industry.
Speed, accuracy, resilience and deep technical prowess has endeared Billing Cost Associates to the heart of many of their clients that has continually grown over the years; with an alluring, forward-looking mix of value added reforms.
Niyi is a Fellow of the following credible professional bodies;
Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, Society of Construction Industry Arbitrators of Nigeria, Institute of Direct Marketing of Nigeria, Institute of Chartered Economist of Nigeria, Institute of Administrators and Researchers of Nigeria, and Member of these bodies; Nigerian Institute of Management, Association of Cost Engineers of UK.
He was conferred with a Honourary Doctorate Degree in Engineering Management by the University of Berkley, Michigan, USA in August 2011.
He turned full circle leading to his company’s emergence as the Best Quantity Surveying Consulting Firm in West Africa in 2005, the Best Project Manager of the year in 2007 African Order of Merit in Leadership in Quantity Surveying and Construction Claims 2011 an award given in recognition for Excellence and dedication to service.
Mr. Adeniyi Ijogun is a merit award winner of the following prestigious awards;
” African Leader of Integrity – 2007 in recognition of his high sense of integrity, accountability and transparency
” Zenith Gold for Excellence – 2008 an award given in recognition of his selfless service to Humanity towards sustainable Growth and Development in Africa.
” Award of Excellence – Most accommodating entrepreneur in South-West Nigeria presented by the National Association of Nigerian Students – December 2008
” News in Africa – Excellence leadership Gold – 2009 for his excellent contribution to the Construction Industry in Nigeria
” Selfless Service Gold – November 2009 – in appreciation of his immense contribution to the development of Nigeria.
” The Businessmen Journal – December 2012 – Certificate symbol of Merit – in recognition of his outstanding achievements in business and contributions to the growth and development of the Nigerian Economy.
” “Community Development” at the 2013 bi-annual National Convention in New York, USA by the Igbara-Oke Citizens in the Americans INC.
This illustrious son of Igbara-oke is in the Executive Board of Six other fully fledged flourishing companies across the geographical sphere of Nigeria.
He was bold and brave in bringing commerce to Igbara-Oke by establishing a Four Star Hospitality business in the town – Premier Holiday Resorts. A multi-million naira facility that has continued to expand quarterly over the short period of 6 years of its existence. Premier Holiday Resorts currently boasts of ninety rooms (90) and staff strength of 68 that are predominantly origins of Igbara-Oke and surrounding villages.
He is married to his heartthrob Dr. (Mrs.) Aderade Ijogun – a dental practitioner and Consultant in General Dental Practice. The marriage is blessed with children.
He is a devout Christian and a lover of football, badminton and reading went extra-mile drawing from his resourcefulness, good inter-personal relations and dedication to duty to emerge as one of the few compassionate citizens of Igbara-Oke that demonstrates reliability in charting a new progressive course for the town and beyond.
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