He is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of HardRock Construction & Engineering Company Limited.
He is a trained Engineer and was educated at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria where he bagged the Bachelor of Engineering [Hons.] degree in 1997, specializing in Petrochemical Engineering. He is a seasoned and registered member with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and a member of The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE).
Before coming on board as the MD/CEO of HardRock Construction and Engineering Company Limited, He has worked as a Project Manager with Cranfield Project Limited in South Africa, prior to his involvement with Cranfield Project Limited, he was a field Engineer at Exxon Mobil operational base in Q/T Eket where he was later transferred to BRT in Rivers state as the Technical Support Engineer.
He has handled so many projects in the oil and gas sector with several oil servicing companies both in Nigeria and South Africa. Akinbola also sits on the board of Servdel Investments Limited a multi-faceted investment company.
Akinbola has keen interest in civil and water engineering construction and has tenaciously followed global trends and development in that sector. He has severally been at the fore-front of numerous construction and engineering transactions. He is happily married with children.