Inlaks Pick Funmi, Two Others For Ghana Operations
Inlaks has announced the appointment of Olufunmilayo Adedayo Okubena as the new General Manager for its operations in Ghana as part of the organisational efforts to serve customers better and expand its frontiers.
Joseph Agyeman-Badu Quansah and Yacoba Esther Amuah are the new Sales Manager for the Financial & Enterprise Business Units and the Head of Sales & Strategy respectively.
The appointments followed a rigorous process, focused on identifying and selecting the best talents to further support the company in the delivery of innovative products, solutions and services to meet the demands of its customers.
Olufunmilayo Adedayo Okubena
Prior to his appointment, Funmi has over 17 years working experience across several Information Technology organizations. He has worked with reputable organizations such as Oracle Corporation, IBM West Africa, Dimensions Data and SAS Institute. He has also served in several senior management positions such as; Territory Sales Manager, Regional Manager among others. Funmi is a strategic thinker, change agent with background in General management, Business Strategy, Communications and Business development.
Yacoba Esther Amuah
Yacoba is a senior corporate executive with extensive experience in General Management, Business Strategy, Communication, Customer Experience, Operations Management, Business Development, Sales, Project and Vendor Management.
She has over 17 years of experience spanning across both private and public sector organizations. She has also had considerable exposure across various industries including Advertising, Airline, Finance, Telecommunications and an International NGO, working with former Intercontinental Bank, Ghana, Airtel Ghana, Women’s World Banking International, USA among others. This has enabled her to acquire critical Transferrable, Leadership and People skills.
As a strategic thinker, a value creator and a change agent, Yacoba has been able to drive and achieve corporate objectives and targets. She has at different times led high performing teams in retail, call center operations as well as supervised the implementation of franchise models. She also implemented the Customer Loyalty Management Program and Premier Service which are both novelties in the Telecom sector in Ghana.
Joseph Agyeman - Badu Quansah
Joseph holds a BSc. in Marketing as well as an MBA, Enterprise Information System from the University of Nicosia (Cyprus). He has certifications in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for SAP Business One, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics Customer Relationship Manager, & Microsoft Power Business Intelligence.
Joseph’s experiences stem from working with Software Group – as Sales Manager - Africa. He worked with Techno Brain Group as a Cross-Functional Presales Consultant with an oversight for Tanzania, Kenya & Nigeria. He also worked with IDS Next Global – Nigeria.
Joseph is a result oriented and innovative professional with extensive experience in Enterprise Solutions and strong understanding of Business Process Automation and Alternative Delivery Channels such as Agency Banking, e-Insurance, Mobile Applications for Financial Service Providers and other industries.
Mr. Olufemi Muraino, Executive Director of Inlaks said he is pleased that “Yacoba, Funmi and Joseph have joined the leadership of Inlaks.
He noted that their extensive experience and expertise will be of great value to their strategy as an innovation-driven, customer-focused ICT business.
“They bring with them the visions, passions and years of experience from diverse environments to improve and strengthen our service delivery capabilities as well as enhance our customer experience. We look forward to the leadership they will bring to the Inlaks team,” Mr Muraino stated.
Inlaks is a leading system integrator in Sub-Saharan Africa. The company collaborates with leading OEMs in the technology industry to provide world-class information technology solutions that exceed the needs of customers.
Over the years, Inlaks has built a reputation as the foremost ICT and Infrastructure Solutions Provider, helping customers effectively seize new market and service opportunities.
With an impressive customer base that includes six Central Banks in West Africa and other major customers in the region, Inlaks has become the dominant Information Technology Company in Africa.
Inlaks’ customers cut across various segments including Banking, Telecommunication, Oil/Gas, Power, Utilities and the Distribution sectors of the economy. For more information, please visit www.inlaks.com.