Konga Appoints Olusiji Ijogun As the New Chairman
Nigeria’s leading eCommerce site, Konga recently announced the appointment of Olusiji Ijogun as the new Chairman. Olusiji Ijogun who has been described as the corperate guru, a seasoned and widely experienced technocrat with a track record of over three decades of top-notch performance in finance and management running a large number of businesses across various sectors.
Konga, recently had been involved in series of event; started with the sacking of 60% of its workforce, then to being absorbed by Zinox Group, Nigeria’s foremost technology conglomerate which has been believed that it will place the company on a stronger footing.
Mr. Ijogun has a huge career profile which includes holding several top positions including Senior Group Manager, Unilevel Audit, Divisional Managing Director, UAC Foods, Group Finance Director, UAC of Nigeria Plc and Commercial Director, Lever Egypt. He was also appointed to the Board of Honeywell Group where he positioned the Group in the foods sector of the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) segment and currently serves as the Chairman of Ackmen Nigeria Limited alongside CEO of Innodel Consulting.
His educational profile includes a B.Sc (Hons.) degree from the Faculty of Business Administration, University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Cost and Management Accountants UK and Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
His appointment was confirmed by the Head, Corporate Communications at Zinox Group, Mr. Gideon Ayogu ,who said that the new chairman’s wealth of experience across several brands and sectors is expected to come in handy in positioning Konga on a path of sound corporate governance and a greater share of the e-commerce market in Nigeria and beyond.