Mrs Mayowa Olaniyan has been named as the new Group Managing Director (GMD) of Chams Holding Company PLC with effect from Thursday December 1, 2022, The appointment of Mrs Olaniyan started with the retirement of Mr. Gavin Young, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, He retired after three years of service with Chams Plc, according to a notification the Chams Holding Company Plc sent to the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) and the investing public.
In a corporate document obtained by 2ndtopost Blog, the company also announced the appointment of Oloruntoba Ayodele as the new Group Chief Financial Officer effective from November 1.
Mrs Olaniyan will be resuming to the office of Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Chams Plc (GMD/CEO) at No. 8 Louis Solomon Cl, Victoria Island, Lagos. The informations from Mayowa Olaniyan’s profile on LinkedIn, Profile her perfection for the new office.
Mayowa Olaniyan who is a Chartered Accountant, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), and a Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), the organization that represents professionals in accounting worldwide.
Olaniyan also holds an MBA from Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, UK, according to marketscreen. She has strong managerial skills and is a perceptive corporate executive. Mayowa has years of experience. “thanks to her tenacious pursuit of excellence” Tolulope Says.
From January 1994 to December 1994, she worked for Bolaji Finnih as an audit trainee to launch her career. She next relocated to SCOA Nigeria Plc, where she worked honorably for 13 years in a variety of managerial positions, starting as an accountant and ending as a divisional accountant/administrator.
Later, Mrs. Olaniyan moved on to Tranter International Ltd. where she worked for 3 years as the Group Finance and Admin Manager. She started working at Supercard Limited, a Chams Plc subsidiary at the time, as an Assistant General Manager (Corporate Services), where she was in charge of the business’s corporate operations
Mrs Mayowa Olaniyan in 2011/2012 served as the Chams Group’s (GH) Group Head of Internal Audit and Risk Management. From 2012 to 2013, she served as Chams Plc’s General Manager of Finance and Accounts. 2014 to 2015, she served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer and General Manager of Special Duties. she served as Executive Director of Chams Plc. She joined ChamsMobile Limited in 2020 and was promoted to managing director/Chief Executive Officer seat.
Her unresistent professional good work grant her the access to the seat of Group Managing Director of the company, Olaniyan who is talented with communication and interpersonal skills, analytical and problem solving ability, planning and project management skills, She is persistence and has the ability to influence others in right path, the ability to lead and motivate a team.
By Tolulope Zechariah B.O