About Us

Who We Are

Gordon Barrett is a human resource management and organizational development firm maximizing sustainable growth by providing innovative human capital strategies. We are on a mission to facilitate change by ensuring increased productivity and profitability in the overall business process of our clients.
Gordon Barrett is a firm of Management Consultants ​that​ focus on evolving strategies, developing people and designing management systems, the combination of which drive corporate performance. As one of the leading performance improvement-consulting Firms, we delight in effecting meaningful and visible change through our various consulting interventions. We have successfully worked with a number of key organizations in Nigeria, building up a wealth of experience and credentials.

How We Work

Gordon Barrett has an exceptional way of conducting business. We believe in tailoring our services to meet the peculiarity of our client’s overall business purpose.

Diagnose/Identify Challenges.

Define and Plan.

Design Appropriate Strategy.

Align Identified Strategy with Business Goals..

Evaluate Implemented Strategy.

Our Team


Taizir Ajala

Chief Executive Officer

Taizir is a serial entrepreneur. A Certified Sustainability Practitioner, highly skilled in Sustainability Strategies, GRI G4 Reporting, human resource management, needs assessment, investment and risk management, strategic planning and business process diagnostics.
She is an alumnus of the prestigious IVLP in the United States of America, as well as TIAS Business School in the Netherlands. Taizir is a member of the CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel Development - UK) and ASTD (American Society for Training and Development - USA). She has well over fifteen years verifiable experience in Training, Sustainability and Human Resource Management.

Our Associates

Tunde Salawu

He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS) of UK as well as a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply Management of Nigeria. He is a member of both the Chartered Institute of Marketing of UK and the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (formerly Nigerian Marketing Association – NIMARK.
He has about 35 years work experience in the fields of Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain, Training and Development as well as Human Resources Management. He is currently an accredited International Facilitator in Procurement and Supply Chain Management by the Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management International (ipscmi) and the American Certification Institute (ACI)

Bola Aroyewun

Bola is a multi-skilled Consultant in the areas Financial Advisory, Economic Analysis & Training Services with extensive experience in Financial Service Sector having worked in various capacities in Banking, Consulting, Research Institute, Regulatory & Supervision Commission (NAICOM) and University Environment before joining the group.
He is versatile in project management and a consultant to World Bank and FADAMA (World Bank/ADB Project) as well as a registered Financial Adviser with Securities Exchange Commission.

Engr. Jamiu Badmos

A result oriented, articulate and registered Engineer (COREN, MNSE) in agricultural Engineering with professional and international qualifications in Security, Quality, Health, Safety, Environment and Business Process Management and has over twelve years of verifiable experience in the management of Quality, Health, Safety and Environment in Projects for Multinational Oil and Gas Companies like SPDC, Chevron, CKLNC, NLNC, MOBIL and other sectors like Telecommunications (GLOBACOM, VODACOM, TIGHE, HEIGHT, etc.) Manufacturing, Oil and Gas Downstream sector and Construction.
He is the National Focal Point for the West African Safety Health Environment and Quality Professionals (WASHEQ), and the Executive Director, Safety Advocacy and Empowerment Foundation (SAEF) where he coordinates The Safety Platform, a platform created for youth empowerment and career advancement in Quality, Health, Safety, Environment and Human Performance.

Morenike Omaiboje


A Human Resource Management Practitioner, has over 3 decades' experience in Human Resources and Administration. She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria and has led several key HR projects. She has over 22 years working experience in the oil and gas sector as well as coordinated the Training arm of the Total Quality Management Scheme (TQM) for the now Addax Petroleum.
A volunteer in many fields including the Lagos State Eko Education Project where she teaches 'Life Skills' to Lagos State Public Secondary Students at her spare time, the Nigerian Prisons where she publishes a free Newsletter to inmates as well as at the Children's Correctional Centre (Remand Home) among others. She is Widely-traveled, and a frequent speaker, facilitator/resource person in many executive platforms.

Wale Jaiyeola Balogun

‘Wale, as he is commonly called, is a human and social development advocate. A professional with proven record in organisational design and business transformation as an avant-garde self-taught human resource management generalist. He has public and private sectors experience, garnered from establishing projects, teams, as well as strong business and social relationships.
He has over 20 years’ hands-on experience, half of which has been at senior management level with Board interface; notably across fast-paced organisations requiring ability to develop and execute strategies, deliver high-impact projects, and RoI, whilst managing teams with high diversity, and facilitating organisational transformation for productivity and sustainability.