Our Board & Management Team
It is the responsibility of a competent and well-honed management team to carefully identify, select, skillfully blend together, and efficiently deploy all the human and material resources which are adjudged to be important and vital for the enterprise to achieve its set objectives and maintain its competitive edge.
In appreciation of this onerous role, our Management team is made up of knowledgeable and experienced personnel who understand their individual functions in relation to the whole, and who complement one-another in the true-spirit of team-work. This ensures proper co-ordination, cohesion, and alignment between the Head Office team which provides support service and oversight functions for our diverse operations, and our off-site teams who are working directly on the field to deliver on our service or supply mandates.
Mr. Akin Ajayi
This culminated in his appointment in February 2003 as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Equity Bank Plc – a medium sized Bank, which was then a subsidiary of Intercontinental. He functioned in that role until October 2005 when the Bank merged with its parent Bank in the aftermath of the CBN induced Banks’ merger/consolidation programme of that era.
Mr Akin Ajayi is an alumnus of a number of business schools, notable amongst them are the International Management Development Institute (IMD), Switzerland and Columbia University (USA). He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA) as well as a member of the Institute of Directors (IOD). He is ably assisted in Management by a team of officers all of whom have grossed-up cognate experience profiles.
Oluyemi Shonubi (Mrs.)
Executive Director Operations
A brief period of exemplary project development with Ventures & Trusts Limited from 2000-2001 led to her appointment as the Project Development/General Manager of Persianas Nigeria Limited, the promoter and developer of the first international standard mall in the West African sub-region, The Palms Shopping Mall, Lagos.
Mrs. Shonubi later rejoined Ventures & Trusts in 2006, with responsibility for providing financial advisory, project finance and project management services for real estate developments. Mrs. Shonubi has a B. Sc. in Chemical Engineering and an MBA, both from the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos.
Bunmi Anne Ajayi (Mrs.)
Non. Executive Director
In 1995, she obtained a certificate of proficiency in Tailoring, Pattern Drafting and Precision Cutting from Vickii Ginanis Fashion Academy Lagos. She is founder and Chief Executive Officer of Lusanno Apparels Limited a Garment Manufacturing Company which specializes in the design and production of uniforms for Educational and Corporate Organizations.
Mrs. Bunmi Anne Ajayi is an alumnus of the Owners-Managers’ Program (OMPIO) of the Lagos Business School (LBS) and Member Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered)
Mr. Kassim Abdulrahman
Manager Business Operations
He worked in various units such as Internal Control, Marketing, and Performance Management Units. He left the services of Intercontinental Bank Plc in 2008 to join Libra Energy Services Limited.
Miss Temitayo Osadebe
Business Operations Executive