Meet The Nigerian Bizman Appointed By Donald Trump As Member Of His Economic Advisory Team

Published 3 years ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
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Some of America's most highly respected and successful business leaders, have been called upon by the President-elect, Donald Trump to frequently advise him on economic matters.

President-Elect, Donald Trump has appointed some of the best and brightest brains in the world to be on his Economic Advisory team to "Make America Great again". He appointed multi-billionaires and the CEO's of fortune 500 companies such as Boeing, Walmart, JP Morgan Chase amongst others.
 
Of the over dozen Presidential appointments, Ondo state born Nigerian businessman, Bayo Ogunlesi an Oxford and Harvard graduate who is the CEO and Founder of multibillion dollar company Global Infrastructure Partners made the list.
 
He is also the only black man in the Advisory Committee whose father was the first Professor of Medicine in Nigeria. According to Bloomberg he is worth an estimated $900 million dollars.
 
According to Business Insider, the group will advise Trump on how to institute policies to encourage job growth and improve productivity, according to the release.

"This forum brings together CEOs and business leaders who know what it takes to create jobs and drive economic growth," Trump said in the release.
 
"My administration is committed to drawing on private sector expertise and cutting the government red tape that is holding back our businesses from hiring, innovating, and expanding right here in America."
 
The group's first meeting will be in the first week of February.
 
Here are the the list of President-elect Donald Trump's economic advisory team:
 Stephen Schwarzman (forum chairman), chairman, CEO, and co-founder of Blackstone
 
Paul Atkins, CEO of Patomak Global Partners, former commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission
 
Mary Barra, chairwoman and CEO, General Motors
 
Toby Cosgrove, CEO, Cleveland Clinic
 
Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
 
Larry Fink, chairman and CEO, BlackRock
 
Bob Iger, chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company
 
Rich Lesser, president and CEO, Boston Consulting Group
 
Doug McMillon, president and CEO, Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
 
Jim McNerney, former chairman, president, and CEO of Boeing
 
Adebayo "Bayo" Ogunlesi, chairman and managing partner, Global Infrastructure Partners
 
Ginni Rometty, chairwoman, president, and CEO of IBM
 
Kevin Warsh, Shepard Family Distinguished Visiting Fellow in economics at the Hoover Institute, former member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
 
Mark Weinberger, global chairman and CEO, EY
 
Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO, General Electric
 
Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer Prize winner, vice chairman of IHS Markit

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Spatacuss at 10:34 AM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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ONLY IN YANKEE.... WHERE QUALITY MATTER'S THAN RELATIVES AND TRIBALISM
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Mykie010 at 10:39 AM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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See who this idiot called buhari would have gone for to better our country he destroyed, he is here appointing herdsmen and his fellow illiterate relatives
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DrSoba at 10:40 AM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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This is a man that is even with his attitude is ready to rule his people unlike Nigeria that didn't have cabinet for almost one year.  Buhari and others to come,hope you thieves are learning
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gogoman at 10:43 AM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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No i thought he said all naija are theft na......  all na political campaign, america will always go for the best. not their VILLAGE BROTHERS  
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emytex74 at 11:54 AM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Good for the man
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morgan1 at 12:04 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Respect yoruba man oooo!  brain too much
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Bebold at 01:25 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Quote from: gogoman on 10:43 AM,  3/12/2016
No i thought he said all naija are theft na......  all na political campaign, america will always go for the best. not their VILLAGE BROTHERS  


This ogogoroman I no no say u get sense sometimes but am wrong for thinking that you are a very biiiig fooooool, keep it up and keep growing
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victorstic1 at 01:42 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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I THOUGHT AS MUCH THAT IT WILL BE A YORUBY MAN , YORUBA ALL THE WAY,  AM SURE HE WILL APPOINT IBO FOR DRUG RELATED OFFENCES
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quest3 at 02:43 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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I just dey look this man, and as i see am so, e bi like say him want work

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Afriqueenn at 03:21 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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I said it before the election victory that Trump has something up his sleeve with his utterances; they didn't sound true in my ears. He only used his vituperation for campaign purpose and American racists fell for it and he won!
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diutopep at 03:39 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Mmmmm....
AM LOVING IT O
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diutopep at 03:41 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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So, anything good can now come from Nazareth!!! That's great!!!!!
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benosky4 at 04:01 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Yorubas in dis forum need to be civilised.

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kison at 04:15 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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JUST CONTINUE TO BE CAREFULLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL……………………………….
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kenshin2 at 05:11 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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I THOUGHT AS MUCH THAT IT WILL BE A YORUBY MAN , YORUBA ALL THE WAY,  AM SURE HE WILL APPOINT IBO FOR DRUG RELATED OFFENCES

If he try am na, na drug barons go ruin America
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kenshin2 at 05:19 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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Dynasty4all, please feel at perfect liberty to jump into the river and drown!
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AmazingMarie at 07:04 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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this is a big thing done. this is the same man that was said to be a racist
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AmazingMarie at 07:06 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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this is a big thing done. this is the same man that was said to be a racist has appointed a black man to be in the economic advisory committee.
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AmazingMarie at 07:08 PM, 3/12/2016 (3 years ago)
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this is a welcome development.
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