She has also been listed in the world’s foremost Architectural Record. In 2013 she was featured along other global personalities of black ancestry in the hall of fame of black history month by the University of West England, Bristol and was recently nominated by The Royal Institute Of British Architects as one of the women in Architecture to be celebrated globally.
Olajumoke gained admission into Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife at the age of fourteen, and she bagged the first distinction in Masters of Science in Architecture in the school’s history. She is also an alumnus of a number of prestigious institutions including; the YALE School of Management, The IESE Business School and the Lagos Business School Chief Executive Program. She is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Arbitrators UK.
Olajumoke started her career at Femi Majekodunmi Associates, where she had the privilege of designing the Federal Ministry Of Finance Abuja. She later founded her own multiple award winning architecture and interior architecture firm - AD Consulting, which is Nigeria’s most internationally awarded firm. She has been the principal partner from inception till date.
In 1991, Olajumoke’s passion for raising leaders and helping people to achieve their potential led her to establish the faith based NGO Awesome Treasures Foundation, recognized by the United Nations. Since inception, the foundation has empowered over 11,500 women through its numerous skill acquisition programs. She is the pioneer recipient of the ‘New African Women in Business Award’ She was also named one of the ‘One Hundred Most Inspiring Women in Nigeria’ and is one of Africa’s ‘Top Ten Most Powerful Women In Business’.
Olajumoke is a speaker of note at summits and conferences, and has spoken on several global platforms, including the Global Women’s Forum, Harvard Business School, Cambridge University, and SOLVE MIT’s flagship Conference for Global Thoughts Leaders and Innovators. She is a minister of the gospel, and member of The International Coalition of Apostolic Leaders. She hosts her own syndicated radio program, Voice of Change on Leadership.
Olajumoke Adenowo serves on the juries and panels of global initiatives such as, The Cartier Initiative for Women Awards. Olajumoke has authored several books, including; Life Spring, Appointment with Destiny, and The Mysterious Seed.
She is married to Olukorede and they are blessed with two sons.