Engr Babatunde James holds a (B.Sc) degree in Agricultural Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, and a Certificate in Electronics Data Processing from the same University. The skills acquired from the Electronics Data Processing exposed him to Information Technology and Telecommunication in which he undergone further training/examination in Cisco. He is also a registered Engineer with Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN)
He had several trainings in Information Technology, Satellite Communication Networking and Telecommunication with Cisco certification. He also has a Post Graduate Degree in
Information Technology; he is a member of Project Management Institute, a Chartered member Nigerian Institute of Management and a member of the Nigerian Society of
Engineers (Victoria Island Branch). He started his career with the Nigerian Society of Engineers from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Branch Osun State, and became the first Secretary General of the Student Chapter during the leadership of Engr Dr Olusegun Ajayi as the national President. Engr James has over eighteen years (18 years) post graduate experience in the area of information technology, telecommunication, Sales, Procurement, Operations and Project management. Some of the organisations he worked with are: Broadband Technology Nigeria Limited Ikoyi Lagos, Netcom Africa Victoria Island Lagos, and presently with Younes Power System Nigeria Limited.
He has passion for community development, and has personally hosted many empowerment programs. He had an outstanding record during his NYSC where he was given a State Award as the Youth Corper with the best project for that year. He is presently the publicity secretary of the Nigerian Society of Engineers Victoria Island Branch. He is happily married with children