The Group Chief Executive of FASYL Group, Bade, is the pioneering Chief Executive Officer of the first company in the Group founded in 1998 in Nigeria. The group currently have operations in six countries. He has well over 20 years of experience in the ICT sector and has being in senior management for the past 15 years. Bade is a graduate of Computer Science and, an alumni of the prestigious Lagos Business School Chief Executive Program.
Bade started his career with Technology and Systems Ltd (T&S) a Division of SCOA Group of Companies as an Analyst/Programmer and later joined DPMS Limited (the formal IBM operational base in Nigeria). Bade held several positions at DPMS Limited including Development Programming, System Engineering, Product Planning, and Management before leaving in 1993 with some of his colleagues to form ROE Limited as Executive Director Operations. ROE Limited became an instant success and later became the largest IBM distributor in sub-Sahara Africa. Today, ROE Limited has been acquired by Dimension Data, a multi billion US$ IT company with presence all over the world. Bade left the executive position at ROE Limited in 1998, but remains on the Board of ROE Limited/Dimension Data, to take the responsibility of starting and nurturing FASYL.
A widely traveled Business Executive, Bade’s core strength is in identifying and nurturing new business initiatives. He currently seats on the Board of diverse companies in Nigeria, South Africa and United Kingdom. His management exposure also included several technical and managerial seminars and courses in Africa, United Kingdom and USA
On the technical side, he has worked extensively in the areas of Strategy and deployment for ICT service delivery in multi-branch, multi-country Banking and Finance environment. He also has extensive experience in managing organizational wide business process re-engineering, security and continuity of Business plans.