Olukayode Olabanji

Position: Group Head, Information Technology
Categories: The Management

A digital transformation professional, he holds a B.Eng. (Electrical/Computer Engineering) degree (1998) from the Federal University of Technology, Minna. With over two (2) decades of experience working for information technology vendors and end-user organizations, this has given him a balanced perspective on designing and implementing digital transformation for organizations. Weco Systems Group and United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc are among the notable organizations he has worked for.

He has amassed vast knowledge and skill in various technologies needed for digital transformation: network foundation, physical and cybersecurity, business and productivity applications (Microsoft Office suite of applications), customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), and digital banking.

He has experience in, and he is a strong believer in efficacy of processes and management system standards, which are crucial factors in attaining desired business outcomes and growing sustainably.

He has staying power and is passionate at resolving problems within and outside his sphere of competence as he is a strategic thinker. He has attended several trainings (home and abroad) and had achieved different professional certifications in networking, website design and development, cybersecurity, and System standards such as ISO standards. Ability to innovate and to mobilize human resources to attain envisioned goals sets him apart.