Dr Lawrence Ajayi is the senior pastor of Immanuel Foundation. Immanuel Foundation is an evangelistic ministry, worship & discipleship body of Jesus Christ in the United Kingdom, adding values to the life of people worldwide. Lawrence Ajayi is also the CEO and Executive Chairman of LAKEL and Jimaj Energy Services conglomerates of companies worldwide. He has a long history of successes in the Nigerian and United Kingdom Oil sector. He studied Petroleum Engineering at the University of Port-Harcourt and, also studied Business Administration (MBA) in London South Bank University. He is also a PhD holder in Ministry and Administration. He is a qualified Prince 2 Practitioner, widely experienced in business start-up and ‘Managing Successful Projects’ and is NEBOSH 3 Certified in Health and Safety. He has over 20 years of working experience in oil and gas industry. He sits as CEO and Executive Chairman of companies in the UK and in Nigeria, he is also the president of Immanuel foundation and PIJOYLAW institute in Scotland United Kingdom. He is married to Mrs Bennita Ajayi with a son and a daughter; Samuel Ajayi and Sarah Ajayi.
Mrs Bennita Funmilayo Ajayi, is the wife of Dr Lawrence Ajayi, she has a degree in public administration and has engaged in numerous secretarial studies, supervisory and managerial courses and worked as company secretary for over a decade before her appointment as director of the company and she currently sits on the board of several other companies both in Nigeria and Overseas. Mrs Ajayi is also the vice president of Immanuel Foundation, a global charitable organisation. She is the mother of Samuel Ajayi and Sarah Ajayi.