Managed the Wimax Network deployment for the MTN Enterprise Business and the big budget project of the Expansion of MTN Fixed Wired and DSL Network as a Project coordinator reporting to the Project Sponsor. Managed & Deployed the Walk In Centers for MTN Customer Service Creating Footprints / Transmission capacities to transact customer solutions over a radio network. I participated in the Planning & Implementation of Fiber Optic Backbone transmission for the Second national Operator in Nigeria ( Globacom) and project managed the Implementation of Globacom Lagos Metro Fiber Optic Project ( the longest fiber metro in west africa). I was a Fiber Optic Engineer at this point I worked as a Wireless Engineer and later as a Transmission Engineer ( Operations) for Mobitel Limited; i began my telecoms career here and was nominated as the best engineer for 2 consecutive years during the rollout of the Airspan Wireless CDMA project. Deployed a 250 km lenght of fiber for SUBURBAN Telecomms Abuja , as a Project Implementation Manager at Westcom Wireless Limited.
I love travelling a lot , like watching new technologies evolution . I cant do without watching my favourite soccer teams Arsenal & Barcelona on TV .
I sure like reading a lot , partying when i can and also volunteering for my professional clubs.
A professional project manager with 7 years experience in IT & telecommunications. Applying knowledge in earned value management, project risk analysis, quality control, timely delivery of projects and people management skills in making projects successful; handling high value projects in telecommunications for major telecommunication operators in Nigeria. Passionate and energetic about what I do, I am driven by the desire to succeed in every project I handle.
Jun 2007 - Present
MTN Nigeria Limited
Presently in Charge of the Fixed Network Rollout Implementation and Wimax Deployment In the Nigerian Telecommunication market for MTN Nigeria.
Delivered Wimax in 3 cities of Nigeria within 10 weeks , Coordinated the project from planning to acceptance .
Delivered Fixed Network Services in 15 Nigerian Cities as part of the Fixed network Expansion for MTN Universal Operating Licence.
Regional Transmission Coordinator , I ensured that transmission facilities are put in place in my region for effective and seamless rollout of GSM sites , contributed to the massive rollout experienced in Nigeria for a period of 2 years .
Sep 2006 - Mar 2007
Project Implementation Manager
Westcom Wireless Limited ( WWL)
Deployed a 250 km lenght of fiber for SUBURBAN Telecomms Abuja , as a Project Implementation Manager at Westcom Wireless Limited.
Managed the delivery of the Fiber deployment along Gas Pipelines in Lagos , Nigeria
Feb 2005 - Aug 2006
Optical Fiber Transmission Engineer
In charge of the Fiber Backbone deployment and also the Lagos City Fiber Optic Metro. Participated in the Planning of the Glo Fiber Backbone.
I participated in the Planning & Implementation of Fiber Optic Backbone transmission for the Second national Operator in Nigeria ( Globacom) and project managed the Implementation of Globacom Lagos Metro Fiber Optic Project ( the longest fiber metro in west africa). I was a Fiber Optic Engineer at this point.
Part of the team that started the Online Broadband Service with company and it is now a company rolling out services
Jun 2003 - Feb 2005
MOBITEL LIMITED ,
Apr 1999 - Oct 2002
Finished amongst the top 10 in my Graduating Class of 2002.
I was the Technical director of Interchips Electronics Club , jointly established with some like minds in the Graduating Class of 2002.
Technical Director , IEEE , University of Ibadan Chapter
Organised the first Management Seminar for Engineering students based on the Project & Strategic Management methods
Feb 1996 - Sep 1997
The Polytechnic Ibadan
Third Best Result in the 1997 Graduating Class of Electrical/Electronics Engineering