Prince Yemisi Shyllon
Prince Yemisi Shyllon was awarded the degree of Doctor of Business Administration, honoris Causa, in recognition of his pre-eminent contribution to the development of the Pan-Atlantic University
Prince Shyllon has financed the establishment of the first privately funded university museum of art in Nigeria, with a grant of 1000 of his artworks to the Yemisi Shyllon Museum of Art at the Pan-Atlantic University (YSMA@PAU) in Lagos. He serves as the Grand Donor and Chairman of the Supervisory Council of the Museum. His donated artworks form the main exhibits of the museum.
Prof Ade Ajayi
Professor Jacob Ade Ajayi OFR was awarded the degree of Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa, in recognition of his conspicuous merit as a most distinguished and accomplished historian of Africa and an international scholar of great distinction and repute.
Chief Olu Akinkugbe
Chief Olu Akinkugbe was awarded the degree of Doctor of Business Administration, honoris Causa, in recognition both of his pre-eminent business career and of his decisive contribution to the founding and development of the Pan-Atlantic University, first as a member of the Advisory Board of the Lagos Business School and later, as the first Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council of Pan-Atlantic University.