Yomi Adeyemi was a Senior Administration Officer in the Nigerian Television Authority, Lagos in 1983. He Joined Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc as Labour and Staff Services Manager in 1990 and Joined Carnaud Metal Box Nigeria Plc (now NAMPAK) first as HR Manager and later became HR Manager and HR Controller in 1993. In the year april 1998 he Joined Nigeria LNG Ltd as Head, Personnel with responsibility for HR services in the field location in Bonny Island, Rivers State and was later transferred to Lagos where he assumed the role of Head, Employee Relations in the Corporate Head Office of NLNG, Lagos.
Yomi Adeyemi also joined the Nigerian Bottling Company Plc (a franchise bottler for Coca-Cola) as Human Resource Director. In this role, he supervised the HR function across the Coca Cola Hellenic Bottling operations in the region and in 2010, Yomi Adeyemi was appointed Registrar and CEO of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management Of Nigeria – The foremost professional body that regulates the practice of Human Resource Management in Nigeria.
This role he held successfully until retirement in the summer of 2017.
Yomi Adeyemi is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM) and also a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).