Secure Electronic Technology Plc has announced the sudden death of its Managing Director, Oloye Jonathan A.O. Olopade (OFR).
His death was confirmed in a press statement that was signed by the Vice Chairman of the Company, Dr Odunlami Kola-Daisi, made available on the website of the Nigerian Exchange Limited.
Until his death, Chief Olopade was a distinguished business leader and astute administrator, who was tireless and unreserved in his commitment towards promoting the affairs of the Company he co-founded and served right till the end.
According to some of his colleagues on the Board, the late Chief Olopade left an indelible impact in their lives and would be best remembered for his integrity, dedication and exceptional leadership qualities.
In a bid to fill the void left by the departing boss, the Board seized the opportunity to announce the appointment of Mr Olusoji Oyeyemi as the new Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He would superintend the day to day affairs of the company.
Mr Olusoji Oyeyemi is a certified information technology systems expert with over 25 years of cognate industry experience in technology, marketing and analytics. He has a track record of conceptualizing and implementing business, commercial and analytical solutions. In this light, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in IT systems development, management and strategy, with a firm understanding of the lottery and Gaming industry from both technical and operational perspectives.
Similarly, the Board also appointed Mrs Irene Attoe as the new company secretary, effective 1st of September, 2021. Her appointment is sequel to the resignation of the former secretary, Ms Immaculata Mbaso.
Irene would manage the company secretariat and oversee compliance advisory to the Board and Management.