By Glam & Essence
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Doyin Salami as his Chief Economic Adviser.
Before this appointment,Salami has been serving as Chairman of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC).
The 59-year-old Salami holds a doctorate degree in Economics from Queen Mary College, University of London.He is Managing Director and Head Markets Practice at KAINOS Edge Consulting Limited and a member of the Adjunct Faculty at the Lagos Business School (LBS), Pan-Atlantic University, where he recently attained the rank of Senior Fellow/Associate Professor.
As the Chief Economic Adviser to the President,Salami is expected to address all issues on the domestic economy and present views on them to the President,while closely monitoring national and international developments, trends and develop appropriate policy responses.
Media Adviser, Femi Adesina,in a statement said Salami will develop and recommend to the President national economic policies to foster macro-economic stability, promote growth, create jobs, and eradicate poverty, among others.