Adeniyi Bakare
Chief Business Officer, Vanderbilt University

Mr. Bakare is currently working as the Chief Business Office at Vanderbilt University where he provides fiscal oversight and assists with the enforcement of Vanderbilt University’s policies and procedures by serving as the primary business advisor. Adeniyi is responsible for developing annual operating budgets, preparing monthly financial reports, and developing, implementing departmental procedures and internal controls. Prior to joining Vanderbilt University, Adeniyi was the deputy director for the Tennessee Department of Health. Mr. Adeniyi earned his Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance and Economics from Tennessee State University.