Etisalat Nigeria promotes VP and two directors

22 April 2016 | Jason McGee-Abe


Etisalat Nigeria has announced the appointment of a vice president and two directors within its senior management team.

Olawole Obasunloye has been promoted to the position of vice president of finance and will “now assume responsibility for overseeing the evolution and integration of the company’s accounting and financial reporting functions”, a company statement said.

He joined Etisalat Nigeria in May 2008 and in December 2014, he was appointed acting CFO, responsible for providing the overall financial direction, planning and accounting to the business.

Ikenna Ikeme has been appointed regulatory and corporate social responsibility director and will be responsible for ensuring that Etisalat’s regulatory and CSR interventions continue to translate into positive socio-economic outcomes in different communities across the country.

As director of finance operations and support, Olalekan Bankole will assume leadership for all activities related to the company’s financial systems.

“The collective knowledge, expertise and experience that ‘Wole, Ikenna and ‘Lekan bring to the organisation further strengthens our business and reinforces our position at the forefront of delivering excellent products and services to our over 23 million customers,” said Matthew Willsher, CEO of Etisalat Nigeria.

“These promotions continue to consolidate the leadership of our organisation and are evidence of the great career opportunities that employment with Etisalat offers.”