OVERVIEW OF TRIPPLE GEE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chief Gbadebo Ganiyu Giwa was born on February 20, 1949. Chief Giwa started his working career with CFAO in Lagos in 1969. He left CFAO in 1970 and worked with Challerams and Company Plc, UAC of Nigeria, Lipton of Nigeria Limited and the Nigerian External Telecommunications Limited (now NITEL) at various times between 1970 and 1977 before he established Tripple Gee & Company Limited.
As founder of Tripple Gee, Chief Giwa has been responsible for the development of Tripple Gee from a Private Company in 1977 to a Public Limited Company (Plc), now. He is largely responsible for the successes, which Tripple Gee has attained since its establishment.
Chief F K Bajomo, a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a Chartered Accountant and former President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He is also a member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
He worked as an Accountant with the Nigeria Hotels Group where he rose to the position of Acting Managing Director.
He was appointed an Executive Director of Savannah Bank of Nigeria Limited in 1986 and later moved to Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in February 1988 as an Executive Director, a position he held until July 1990. He was also Chairman of O'dua Investment Limited and Federal Housing Authority. Chief Bajomo is a Director of several other Companies. He joined the Board of Tripple Gee & Company Plc in September 1990
Mr. S I Ayininuola is a Chartered Accountant with many years of successful banking career at both NAL Merchant Bank Plc and RIMS Merchant Bank Limited. He is currently the Managing Director of Energy Bank based in Accra, Ghana. He joined the Board in May 1992. †Mr S I Ayininuola takes over as the Chairman of the Company with effect from September 2012, following the exit of Dr Mshelia.
Mr. Olusegun Olusanya is a graduate of London School of Economics and a professional Accountant. He was a seasoned civil servant and a Banker of repute. Before his appointment to the Board of Tripple Gee & Company Plc 1n 1999, Mr. Olusanya had served as an Executive Director of Afribank, Nigerian Merchant Bank and Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in that order. He was also the Chairman, Board of Directors of National Bank. Mr. Olusanya is a board member of many companies, including Benue Cement Company in Gboko.
Chief (Mrs.) Okoye is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, USA where she obtained her B.Sc in Finance and Accounting. She also obtained her MBA in Banking and Finance from ESUT Business School, Lagos. She is a seasoned banker. She worked with Hyatt Regency Hotel, Houston Texas as an Internal Auditor before joining First Bank of Nigeria Plc in 1978. In 2002, she was appointed the first female Executive Director to rise through the ranks of the Bank. She is currently the Executive Chairman/CEO of Krystle Limited. Chief (Mrs.) Okoye joined the Board of Tripple Gee in December 2006.
Alhaji Madugu obtained his HND from Kano State Polytechnic, a post-graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Venture Management from the same Polytechnic before proceeding to Bayero University, Kano for his Post Graduate Diploma in Management. He also obtained his MBA from the same university. He is a Member of the Institute of Directors of Nigeria, Fellow, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (Chartered), Member, Nigeria Institute of Management (Chartered), Member of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies, NIPSS, Kuru, Jos. Alhaji Madugu is Vice-President of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (Kano/Kaduna Zone), Member, Board of Trustee Cargo Defence Fund and President of Shippers Association, Kano/Jigawa branch. Alhaji Madugu joins the Board of Tripple Gee and Company Plc with effect from August 1, 2013