Engr. Tunde Y. Salihu: CEO/MD
- Chartered Engineer with about 30 years Experience in Office automation, ICT Infrastructure & Power Systems
- General Chair, IEEE Nigeria conferences (2006-2011)
- Trustee, IEEE Nigeria (2000 to Date)
- Chair, IEEE Nigeria (2006-2011)
- Member, N & A, IEEE R8 (2011-2013)
- Africa Representative, IEEE PES R8 ( 2015 to Date)
- MD Chair, IEEE Nigeria (2006 to date)
- Examiner, Nigeria Society of Engineers (2005-Date)
- Entrepreneurship trainer, FATE FOUNDATION 2008-Date
- Service Engineer to Service Manager with Xerox in Nigeria (1989-1998
- Worked on various projects as contractor in ICT, Inverters, Communications for NNPC, British Council, ICRC, Eco Bank, Union Bank and so on.
- Now write a blog on Electricity called ELECTRICITY MADE SIMPLE on http://shaybisnigltd.com/category/blog/
- Recently relocated from Rivers to Kwara state to setup Shaybis Light Up Kwara project
MR SHUAIBU ABDULLAHI OTTAN: Director of Finance and Compliance
Mr. Ottan, a seasoned professional in project evaluation, finance and management, holds a degree in Economics from Ahmadu Bello University. He worked with the State Internal Revenue Board Maiduguri in 1981 where his main duty was receipt and processing of applications for tax clearance.
He worked briefly as a Project Officer in the Small Scale Industries Credit Scheme (SSIC) in the Kwara State Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
He joined the then Nigerian Industrial Development Bank (NIDB) now Bank of Industry (BOI), in 1982 and rose through the ranks of Senior Manager/Head in the Aba and Abuja Zonal Offices as well as Principal Manager/Head in Lagos Zonal Office, and Principal Manager, in the Regional Office-South, to become the Bank’s Assistant General Manager (Southern Operation).
He voluntarily retired from the service of Bank of Industry in 2013.He is currently on the Board of Directors of several companies including Champion Breweries Plc, a subsidiary of Heinekens BV of Netherlands and Shaybis Nigeria Ltd.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of First Fiducia Projects Limited (http://firstfiducia.com/index.html).
He assists us to liaise with BOI, Harmony Investments and other funding agencies.
Engr. Sakirudeen Sesan Adeleke: Executive Director, Civil Projects
Sesan has over 25 year experience in construction within the oil and gas industry. A resourceful and dedicated professional, endowed with passion for diligence and excellence, and commitment to add value, by ensuring that the quality of works are sustained in compliance with the requirement of the contracts and safety policy/procedures.
He has in-depth experience in dredging, late rite and marine sand fill and in concrete, surveying, reinforcement detail and fixing, sand cement stabilization, asphalt works, piling and embankment protection. He is acknowledged by his juniors and superiors as an excellent manager of men and resources.
He has attended a number of Technical and Management trainings such as Quality Control/Assurance Certification, Health Safety & Environment Certification, and Total Quality Management courses. He has managed a number of multi-billion Naira projects as Lead Engineer and/or Project Manager.
He is a registered Engineer with COREN and a member of NSE. He is assisting us with Project Management principles and cost saving techniques in construction related areas.
Adefemi Sola Kareem: Executive Director, Finance
Kareem Sola Adefemi is our Executive Director, Finance; an associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He holds Bachelors’ degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos and an MBA in Finance from Imo State University. He worked and rose through the ranks to hold various positions in Cooperative Bank, Skye bank and Unity Bank. After retiring from the bank he ventures into business and financial consulting and also practices entrepreneurship. He consulted for USAID as business Counselor to professionals in the Medical field (Doctors, Pharmacist and Nurses) empowering them on how to manage a healthy business.
He collaborated with Messrs ADEKAGUN & CO as Business Development Service Provider (BDSP) for the Bank of Industry. BDSP entail sourcing and nurturing companies that needs borrowed fund from Bank of Industry to finance their business activities to success mainly in the area of Industrial development. He equally collaborates with ADEKAGUN & CO to audit OGUN-Bank Of Industry (MSME) fund for the years 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. He is a specialist in analyzing the financials of companies with the view of identifying their problems and proffering solutions that would reposition their activity for profit and growth.
He is an accomplished financial expert, solidified by integrity and dedication to duty with unblemished 30 years experience in Finance, Credit administration and business turnaround.
He collaborated with Messrs ADEKAGUN & CO as Business Development Service Provider (BDSP) for the Bank of Industry (BOI). BDSP entail sourcing and nurturing companies that needs borrowed fund from Bank of Industry to finance their businesses.
Salamat S. Salihu: Manager, Business Development
Miss Salamat Salihu is a graduate of Electrical/Electronic Engineering from the prestigious University of Ibadan. She is the first daughter of Engr. Tunde Y. Salihu, who has shown a kin interest in the mini-grid projects from carrying out surveys and participating in engineering design.
She did her Industrial training at the Transmission Company of Nigeria and Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, where she gained valuable knowledge on Electricity transmission and distribution.
She has been involved in a lot of organizations dealing with NGO and societies occupying frontline positions in providing succor and training to a new generation of leaders, within and without her University. She and her Sister, Bilikis, the accountant in training are very passionate about this venture and have visited some of the proposed sites with me. They help us also in investigating youth’s response to some of our ideas.