Folawiyo has about 10 years working experience in administration, business development, research and policy making. He runs FKO Investments and Research Limited which is a research and investments firm that has handled economic, market and business research for several multinationals in sectors such as FMCGs, shipping, manufacturing, oil and gas as well as agriculture. He also consults for various start up firms and provides thorough market insights and feasibility studies for effective market penetration and growth strategies.
Folawiyo has authored several economic write-ups and articles in local and international papers. He has also actively engaged and moderated economic discourse on social media, live television and radio and delivered papers at international engagements.
A former observer at the United Nations Youth Assembly and currently Global Youth Ambassador. Folayiwo has an MBA and a doctorate in Sustainable Development and Diplomacy.
Dr. Folawiyo Kareem Olajoku is the current Senior Special Assistant to the Government of Osun on Sustainable Development Goals.