Orojimi Olumide Joins FMDQ Group As VP, Marketing Communications
One of Nigeria’s leading corporate communication and marketing communications professionals, Orojimi Olumide has been appointed by FMDQ Group as its Vice President/Divisional Head, Marketing Communications.
Prior to this, he was the Head, Retail Investor Coverage at the Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX Group) where he was formerly the Head, of Corporate Communications.
He would be overseeing the marketing communications activities of the company. Noteworthy, FMDQ is Africa’s first vertically integrated financial market infrastructure (FMI) group, strategically positioned to provide seamless execution, clearing, and settlement of financial market transactions. The group’s areas of activities cover the debt capital, foreign exchange, and derivatives markets, through the FMDQ Entities – FMDQ Securities Exchange Limited, FMDQ Clear Limited, iQx Consult Limited and FMDQ Depository Limited. The operations are also geared towards transforming the Nigerian financial markets through its “GOLD” (Global Competitiveness, Operational Excellence, Liquidity and Diversity) Agenda.
Olumide has close to two decades of experience in providing thought leadership in public relations, brand management, stakeholder engagement, corporate sustainability, and reporting, as well as crisis management in financial services, energy, and consulting industries.
He also has had a career laced with significant achievements. These accomplishments have earned him senior management roles on the advisory and client-side. He had stellar careers in the financial services and energy sectors of the economy such as Oando and Intercontinental Bank (now Access Bank).
He was named one of the Thirty-Six (36) top Marketing Professionals and leading brands across Africa honoured at the 8th Marketing World Awards which was held at Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Ghana in November 2018.
He holds a B.A in Philosophy in Liberal Arts and Sciences from the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OAU), Ogun State.