Charles B. Ogunmola
Executive Director, Projects
Charles B. Ogunmola, the Executive Director
Projects of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, is a top-notch
technocrat with the requisite skills and capacities to provide quality service.
this is the first time an indigene of Ondo state will serve as an Executive
Director on the NDDC Board since its establishment in 2000, beyond the
statutory nomination of one person as a state representative from the
Commission’s mandate states.
prodigious capacity for quality service delivery and experiential knowledge,
garnered over the years in the private sector, especially in the Information
Communication Technology, ICT, world, sets him apart as the man to supervise
the development projects being executed by the NDDC as an interventionist
Director, who hails from Owo in Owo
Local Government Area of Ondo State, is imbued with the virtue of integrity
anchored on competence and professionalism.
the Methodist High School, Ibadan where he obtained the General Certificate of
Education (GCE O’LEVEL) in1982 and proceeded to Bendel State University,
Ekpoma, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in History in 1987.
his post graduate certification in Management from Kingston University
(Business School), United Kingdom and a post graduate diploma in Management
Studies (C.I.M) in 1991.
In 1995 he obtained a
Masters in Marketing Management & Strategy (MBA Marketing) from Middlesex
University, UK. He also has post graduate qualifications in Technology,
Management & Strategy and several other trainings and certifications.
Ogunmola is a highly resourceful
ICT operations and business support systems executive, who combines Master’s
Level Management Education with twenty-six years hands-on
ICT/Telecoms/Financial Services/Management experience.
He started his career with
British Telecom Plc as a Commercial Officer & Manager and thereafter he
worked in other organisations including AT&T Europe, First Telecom, Sanderton
Airport Services Limited, Globacom (GLO), and Chief Technology Officer of IEI
Investments Limited, a Special Purpose Vehicle setup for the takeover,
recalibration and re-launch of Societe Generale Bank Nigeria Ltd, now known as
Heritage Bank Limited.
Ogunmola joined UBA Plc as Chief
Technology Officer overseeing UBA’s Group IT. He was also the Group Head ATM
& POS Services; Divisional Head, E-Solutions (South Nigeria), Director,
Group E-Banking Services.
He later was appointed
MD/CEO of Afri-Pay Limited (UBA Mobile money) an investee company of UBA Plc.
Until recently, he was the MD/CEO of TechShop Limited, a position he has
occupied since 2014.
He has a very
strong record in implementing and managing Core Banking Systems, Electronic
Payments, Payment Card systems, Switching and Mediation Platforms, Fraud,
Anti-Money Laundering, WAN’s, LAN, Network Devices, ERP Systems and Processes,
HR/Payroll Systems and Vendor Selection/Management.
turned technical expert, is grounded on the challenges of developing Nigeria’s
oil-rich region. His deep understanding of the plight of the people of the
region, places him in good stead to make an impact from the platform of a