Sunday, 18 May 2014

TOP TECH. CHIEF EXECUTIVES YOU NEED TO KNOW...

These are 10 Chief Executives within the technological business in Nigeria and their investments have cut across the globe with lots of profits to account for daily...
FUNKE OPEKE - MAINSTREET TECH.
She is the Chief Executive of MainOne Cable, a submarine communications cable stretching from Portugal to South Africa with landings across the route in Accra and Lagos.

ABASIAMA IDARESIT - WILD FUSION
The Chief Executive of the first company in Nigeria to earn the Google Adwords partner certification and provides internet marketing services for international brands such as Pepsi and Vodacom.

JASON NJOKU - iROKO PARTNERS
iROKO is the largest Youtube partner in Africa with over 500,000 movie licenses purchased. It has over 14 million hours of media content on Its license rights and more than 800,000 registered users, making it the largest distributor of Nollywood content globally.

LEO STANLEY NNAMDI EKEH - ZINOX TECHNOLOGIES
Zinox is Nigeria's first internationally certified branded computer. He also pioneered IT Solutions and Distribution in West Africa and He recently launched Zipad tablet...

MIKE ADENUGA - GLOBACOM
Globacom is Nigeria's second largest telecom operator. Glo is also the first company to roll a submarine fibre optic cable from the UK, a project that gulped more than $800 million.By the way, He is one of the richest men in Naija.

MITCHELL ELEGBE - INTERSWITCH
He built a system that would enable electronic transaction of money. Today, Interswitch not only has the infrastructure for online, real-time transaction switching and payment processing. Its shared infrastructure has been adopted by banks, government agencies and corporate organizations to accelerate growth while reducing cost of operations.

SIM SHAGAYA - KONGA
After stints at Google, RealNetworks and MicroStrategy, He left the employee phase to begin his entrepreneurial venture by launching Konga.com in 2012. He has also launched ecommerce platform, DealDey.


VALENTINE OBI - eTRANZACT
Founder and Chief Executive of eTranzact, a local multi-application and multi-channel electronic transaction switching and payment processing platform. Launched in 2003, It has evolved into a multinational brand rolling out products such as ATM, Internet, POS and mobile in 6 other countries including South Africa, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Cote d'voire, Kenya and United Kingdom.

FLORENCE SERIKI - OMATEK
A computer tutor that became a computer sales woman, even with a background in Chemical Engineering, She is still a force to reckon with in the I.T Business in Nigeria. Omatek made history by becoming the first I.T firm to be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.