Thursday, June 8, 2017 9:59 AM /NSE
We wish to inform the Nigerian Stock Exchange that Dr. Mufutau Adeoye Yusuf was appointed the Managing Director/CEO on April 3, 2017 and his appointment was approved by the Board of directors on May 18, 2017.
Profile of Dr. Mufutau Adeoye Yusuf
B.Sc (Hons) Economics; M.Sc Economics; M.Sc Management; MBA (Marketing); Ph.D Business Administration (Marketing); DipM (UK); FCIM (UK); Chartered Marketer (UK).
Dr Mufutau Adeoye Yusuf has thirty five years post qualification work experience in business administration and general management. He attended several training programmes and was groomed on the job to set the tone for his distinguished career in management, all of which impacted positively on his productivity and leadership qualities.
He held several positions in field sales, marketing, sales administration and general management, climbing the professional ladder from Area Sales Manager (Trainee); Regional Sales Manager; Senior Sales Manager, Marketing Services Manager; Marketing Manager; National Sales Manager; National Sales & Services Controller; Commercial Manager; Head of Sales & Marketing; Deputy General Manager (Sales & Marketing) and General Manager (Sales & Marketing).
He has performed key functions in the manufacturing sector over the years. His strong background in multidisciplinary training prepared him for top level management responsibilities in blue-chip organizations.
Dr Mufutau Adeoye Yusuf has an impressive educational background and professional memberships. He has a First Division in the West African School Certificate Examinations (WASCE); a B.Sc (Hons) Degree in Economics, Second Class Upper Division; M.Sc Degree in Economics; M.Sc. Degree in Management, MBA Degree specializing in Marketing Managemnt.
He has a Ph.d Degree in Business Administration, majored in Marketing Management. He is a holder of Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK); he has been a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK) for over two decades and a Chartered Marketer of the same renowned international institute for over one and half decades.
He is a Member of the Institute of Strategic Management (Nigeria) and member of other relevant professional associations in Nigeria and overseas.
Dr Mufutau Adeoye Yusuf attended several on-the-top training for skill acquisition and professional development. Educational institutions he attended are Ladigbolu Grammar School, Oyo Town; University of Nsukka; University of Lagos, Akoka; and Lagos State University, Ojo. He attended short skill acquisition professional courses at the prestigious Lagos Business School.
Dr Mufutau Adeoye Ysusf started his working career at Chesebrough Products Industries Limited as Area Sales Manager from 1986 to 1994. He thereafter worked at Dani Foods Limited as Marketing Manager from 1994 to 1996.
He also worked at Wigins Teape Plc as Deputy General Manger (Sales & Marketing) and later as General Manger (Sales & Marketing) from 1996 to 1999. He worked at Onward Paper Mill Plc as General Manger (Sales & Marketing) from 2002 to 2012.
His last place of employment was at Sims Nigeria Limited as National Sales Manager from 2012 before his present employment as Managing Director/CEO of Premier Paints Plc.