Oyindolapo Olusesi

Data Protection Officer, Kora

Oyindolapo is the Lead, Legal Services and Data Protection Officer at Kora, a pan-African payments company that enables local and global businesses to sell, build and scale with bespoke payment solutions. As a data protection, privacy and ISMS professional, Oyindolapo has an extensive background advising startups on setting up data protection compliance systems, carrying out data protection impact assessment and ensuring compliance with relevant data protection laws and regulations, including the GDPR, CCPA, and the NDPR. He is certified as a Certified Information Privacy Professional, Europe (CIPP/E), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and holds the Lead Auditor, ISMS 27001 certification. He has worked with startups across Africa, Europe and North America on issues relating to regulatory compliance, data protection, licensing, corporate governance, and general startup advisory. Besides law, Oyindolapo has a keen interest in writing, teaching, traveling, and playing draught.