Dr. Olaokun Soyinka is a Public Health Consultant and is currently the CEO of the Primary Care Quality project. He was the Commissioner for Health, Ogun State, from 2011-2015. Before joining the Ogun State Government, Dr Soyinka was the Health Promotion Officer for WHO in Abuja.
An old boy of Government College Ibadan, he trained as a Doctor and practiced in the UK. He also founded and published the British Journal of Cardiology.
He was active in the Nigerian prodemocracy movement in the UK, and when democracy returned to Nigeria, he returned to pursue a career in public health. Dr Soyinka is married with children and lives in Lagos.