He is the son of Alhaji Lani Shobaloju and late Alhaja Asake Shobaloju of Shobaloju Compound, Oke Epe, Epe, Lagos State.
Engineer Adebayo Shobaloju started his engineering career with AES Nigeria Limited formerly known as Enron before he joined General Electric Inc USA as a Mechanical Field Engineer, He worked globally for GE, He joined NIPP (National Independent Power Project) as Deputy Station Manager for Omotosho Power Plant. Engineer Adebayo Shobaloju has worked in the management capacity (Business Manager) for both Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company and also EKO Electric. He is well known in Electricity Power Industry in Nigeria and beyond. He is presently working for New York City Housing Authority as a Construction Project Manager. He is a member of following professional bodies COREN, NSE, NIMECHE, Energy Institute UK, ImechE-USA
He attended St. Michael Primary School, Popo Oba and Epe Grammar School for his Secondary Education. He Studied Mechanical Engineering at Lagos State University and proceed for his master’s degree in the United Kingdom. He studied Advanced Technology Management from University of Wolverhampton, UK and also had Advanced Certification courses in Heating, Ventilation Air-Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC), Building Operation Maintenance, and Safety Regulations from the popular Cooper Union Albert Nerken School of Engineering, New York, NY