Ayodele Sobowale

Consultant, Frameworks

Politically-aware professional with experience of research, business development and stakeholder engagement, drawing on a background in international relations.

At IMC Worldwide, Ayo works as part of the frameworks team, actively seeking new business opportunities for IMC and contributing to the preparation of bids for various donor-funded projects, including the UK’s Department for International Development, the World Bank, the European Commission and the European Investment Bank.

Prior to joining IMC, Ayo worked for European political communications company, Dods, where she built relationships with public affairs professionals, civil servants and Parliamentarians, keeping them informed of developments in the political industry.

From the inner workings of the European Commission to advocacy in British Parliament, Ayo has a keen understanding of the British and European political systems.

“I’ve always been interested in making a difference. IMC Worldwide is a perfect match for anyone who’s looking to combine their passion for international development with effective solutions, which is why I do what I do.”


  • MA in International Relations, University of York
  • BA (Honours) Philosophy, Politics and Economics, University of York