Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) yesterday made key appointments to the conglomerate’s Board and Executive Management.
The appointees are Owen Omogiafo, President/Group CEO, Transcorp Group and Dupe Olusola, as the Managing Director/CEO, Transcorp Hotels Plc. The appointments take effect from March 25.
Other appointees are Helen Iwuchukwu as an Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer, Transcorp Hotels Plc; Christopher Ezeafulukwe as the Managing Director/CEO, Transcorp Power Plant, Ughelli; Okaima Ohizua emerged Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer, Transcorp Power Limited, while former Transcorp CEO Valentine Ozigbo was appointed Non-Executive Director by the Board of Transcorp Plc following his resignation.
Omogiafo succeeds Ozigbo, who is retiring to pursue a career in public service, having served Transcorp for close to a decade. Omogiafo is the Managing Director/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc and has over two decades of corporate experience in organisational development, human capital management, banking, change management and hospitality.
Olusola is the Group Head, Marketing at United Bank for Africa Plc. She has over 21 years of corporate experience spanning, including Managing Director/CEO of Teragro Juice Concentrate Plant and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Leicester and a Masters in Development Economics from the University of Kent.
Iwuchukwu is the Group Company Secretary of Transcorp Plc and holds an LL. B. (Hons) and was enrolled as a Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in 1993 (BL Hons) and holds a Master of Laws (LL M.) from Middlesex University Business School, London.