The board and management of UAC Nigeria Plc, has announced the appointment of Bolaji Adekunle Odunsi as a Non-Executive Director. Adekunle replaces Olufunke Ighodaro who recently resigned from the Board to take up an executive role in South Africa.
Adekunle Odunsi’s profile
Odunsi is a financier with over 25 years of international investment experience in a variety of industry sectors, including manufacturing, security, services to oil and gas and distribution.
The newly appointed Director has significant Board level experience in Europe and the US, with a focus on implementing transformational change encompassing systems and controls, team enhancement, financial and regulatory reporting and business analysis to drive value creation. He was a co-founder of Stirling Square Capital Partners, a leading midmarket European private equity firms including BC Partners.
Before joining BC Partners, he worked as a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions team at Enskilda Securities in London. His prior experience includes Touch Ross & Co and engineering Consultancy at Mott, Hay & Anderson.
Odunsi is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, and holds an undergraduate BSc in Civil Engineering and a Diploma in Philosophy from the University of London.
Nairametrics had reported UAC’s appointment of Dr Vitus Ezinwa as the company’s Group Human Resources Director. The company disclosed Ezinwa’s appointment in a statement.
Ezinwa is a seasoned business manager and human resource professional with experience gained in leading multinational corporations.
About UAC of Nigeria Plc
UAC of Nigeria Plc is a publicly listed company based in Nigeria. Its areas of operation include manufacturing, services, logistics and warehousing, agricultural and real estate.
The company’s food operations include UAC Franchising, UAC Restaurants and UAC Dairies. It also has an equity stake in UACN Property Development Company – a quoted firm, CAP Plc – makers of Dulux paints, and Portland Paints, manufacturers of Sandtex paints.
UAC Plc Bloomberg trades N9.90 on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).