Toba Obaniyi is an Entrepreneur and Business Leader with a degree in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from the esteemed Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, and twelve years of
experience in business management, organization leadership, and product development in the
In 2013, Toba became the first CEO of Whogohost. He grew the company from a one-man team
to the largest web hosting company in West Africa and one of the top cloud solutions providers
in the region.
In 2018, he graduated with honors from the Harvard Business School (HBX) program with a
certification in Business Accounting, Economics for Managers, and Business Analytics. In
addition, he is a graduate of the Stanford Seed Transformation Program, a Stanford Graduate
School of Business initiative that focuses on business and leadership transformation for African
Toba is Vice President on the Executive Board of the Nigeria Internet Registration Association
(NiRA), which is in charge of the dotNG registry. He has been in this position since April 2019.
Toba loves watching movies and learning about different cultures. When he is not working, he
likes to explore topics in the sciences, space exploration, and history. He also loves music and
volunteers in different capacities to give back to the communit