Adeyinka Adebiyi hails from Ilaro, Yewa (Egbado) South Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. He attended Government Technical College, Abeokuta, Ogun State; Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos for his Technical Teachers Certificate and University of Nigeria, Nsukka for a degree in Vocational and Technical Education with specialization in Electrical/Electronics. Thereafter, he proceeded to the Lagos State University, Lagos for Masters in Public Administration (MPA), Human Resources Management.
He began as an Electrician in a Textile firm and later joined Lagos State Public Service as an Instructor at Government Technical College, Ikorodu.
Having spent two and half decades in the classroom, he was headhunted by Lagos State Safety Commission to head a newly created Directorate, Safety Skills DevelopmentDepartment which later became Safety Training, Education and Skills Development, he was also head, Investigation and Enforcement.
He was re-deployed to Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board as the substantive Director, Health, Safety and Technical Training.
Adeyinka, is a member of Chartered Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria, (ISPON) and Nigeria Institute of Training and Development (NITAD).
He won several awards including, Outstanding Public Servant of the Year 2018, Best Head of Department at Government Technical College, Ikorodu, 1997, 2004 and 2006.