Dr Adeyemi Agbelusi is Principal Partner, Berean Associates. He is an Accredited Arbitrator, Chartered Mediator and Conciliator and Mediation Advisor involved in resolving disputes throughout Nigeria and other Jurisdictions. He has several years of experience in Alternate Dispute Resolution with a view to providing strategic solutions to clients. Adeyemi has served as a facilitator to resolve several complex cases and has been appointed Arbitrator and Tribunal Secretary in several Arbitrations.
He is a Certified Management and Training Consultant. He is a frequent speaker at professional and industry seminars on various topics involving alternative dispute resolution, strategy, workplace conflict management and organizational behaviour, and regularly conducts retreats and strategy sessions for companies. He has a background in Mathematics and Accountancy and Business Administration. He is a Member of the Standing Conference of Mediation Advocates (uk), and a Fellow of several professional bodies including the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Society of Construction Industry Arbitrators, Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators, and the Institute of Management Consultants. He is a member of the Nigeria Conflict Management Group International. He is also a Fellow of the Society of Advanced Legal Studies of the University of London, United Kingdom.
He is a member of the African Arbitration Association. He is on the Panel of Neutrals (Mediation and Arbitration) of the Lagos State Multi-Door Courthouse, Lagos Court of Arbitration, Federal High Court ADR Centre and other institutional ADR Centres. He serves on the Schemes and Training committees of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is on the
Approved Faculty List of the Education Department of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a training faculty member of the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators and other ADR institutions.
He is also member of the ICC ADR-Commission Roundtable. He is on the Panel of Arbitral Tribunal Secretaries of the ICC Paris and CIArb.
He is a Certified NLP Practitioner and Life Coach. He holds certifications in Cognitive Behavioral Psychology, Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy, Digital Marketing, Web Analytics and Critical Problem-solving Techniques.
Adeyemi is passionate about appropriate and efficient dispute resolution and seeks to promote efficient use of the ADR toolbox especially in commercial disputes. He is an Archdeacon in the Anglican Communion and Co-Founder of Dzuels Educational Foundation.
He has attended several courses on Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration and is well published in several magazines. He is a regular blogger on ADR practice and developments in effective dispute resolution.