Senior Associate

Segun Babalola


Segun Babalola is an Associate at Gundaker Commercial Group.   Segun is currently the City Administrator for the city of Dellwood, Missouri, where he oversees administrative affairs and implementation of public policy. Segun has extensive experience working for local and regional economic development organizations. Segun is also the Founder and President of the African Chamber of Commerce, focused on facilitating business  between St. Louis and the continent of Africa. Which involves fundraising, promoting and capacity building for small business owners. During his tenure with the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, he developed community housing redevelopment plans and implemented a fund development strategy that involved creating and analyzing proposed real estate projects in North St. Louis County Region. Segun currently serves as the Vice Chair for the St. Louis County Clean Energy Development Board.

Segun received his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Southeast Missouri State University. He holds a degree in International Studies from Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Rennes, France. Segun has also obtained a master’s in business administration from Webster University, St. Louis. While growing up Segun found himself traveling across  Europe, exploring parts of the Middle East and Africa where he was exposed to different cultures and ways of life. His father worked in International Business, which allowed his family to travel the world and live in multiple countries. Segun studied abroad in France while in university and fluently speaks English, French, and Yoruba.

 

Achievements and Recognition

 

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, 2016  Webster University, St. Louis, MO

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MARKETING, 2009, Southeast Missouri State University

INTERNATIONAL GLOBAL STUDIES, Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Rennes, France

 

Certificate in Foundations of Real Estate Management by BOMA International

Certificate in Fundamentals of Economic Development from UMSL

Missouri Real Estate License

Vice Chair – St. Louis County Clean Energy Board

St. Louis Best & Brightest Award by Who’s Who Diversity in Color

 

Gundaker Commercial Group

2458 Old Dorsett Road

Suite 311

St. Louis, MO 63043

636-728-5100