As Chief Executive Officer, Gbolahan provides overall leadership to the organization and holds responsibility for the execution of MOB's strategic priorities; superior service delivery, increased growth and market penetration. Since joining MOB in 2008, Gbolahan, who previously served as Executive Director, has helped MOB triple its revenue for two consecutive years, and build strategic local & international partnerships that have been vital to MOB's success.
Gbolahan holds a B.Sc (Hon.) degree in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from the University of Massachusetts, USA and M.Sc. Oil & Gas Engineering from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.
Babajide Obanikoro was appointed to the board of MOB in September 2008. His contributions to the development of MOB's strategic priorities and focus have been instrumental and invaluable to the success of the company. With a keen interest and passion for Agriculture, and realizing its potential, he formed Ejide Farms Ltd a subsidiary of MOB where he currently serves as CEO. Ejide farms is now positioned to be one of the largest singular producers of Tilapia fish in Nigeria with a production capacity of 700/tons per annum.
Babajide holds a BSc. (Hon) degree in Political Science from St. Cloud University Minnesota, USA and MPA (Masters in Public Administration) from Pace University, New York, USA.
Monisola Obanikoro has served as MOB's Financial Officer since 2014. In this role, she provides financial leadership for the company, including direct management and oversight of the finance division. She also spearheads MOB's Corporate Social Responsibility program
A Certified Information Systems Auditor, she began her career in accounting, auditing and consulting with the Washington DC based firm Williams, Adley & Company, LLP.
Monisola holds a B.Sc (Hon.) degree in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst USA, and a MSA (Masters in Accounting) from Northeastern University, Boston, USA.
Ikenna Ezekwe was appointed Chief Operating Officer in August 2011. In accordance with the company's decentralized operating model, he ensures the efficient execution of MOB's strategy by the empowered operational leadership teams; timely delivery of well – informed advice to management to ensure sustenance of superior delivery and performance. Prior to MOB, Ikenna worked as an Operations Analyst for Mayorga Organics LLC based in Maryland USA for four (4) years.
Ikenna holds a BSc. Degree in Economics from Towson University, Maryland, USA.
Justin Erukaa was appointed Company Secretary in 2012. In addition to carrying out his statutory responsibilities as Company Secretary by ensuring all MOB operations and activities are in strict compliance with the law, Justin was instrumental to securing all company operating licenses and permits required to operate in Nigeria. Justin who established the working relationships between MOB and relevant Government departments and agencies, currently oversees the relations which have greatly eased and advanced MOB operations.
Justin is a Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria having been called to the Nigerian Bar. He holds Bachelor of Laws degree with honors from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria and a BL from the Nigeria Law School.