- Mr. Michael Magaji- Executive Chairman
Michael is an experienced Management Consultant with over two decades of post Masters experience in public and private sectors as well as development agencies. He has extensive experience in policy analyses, strategic planning, project coordination, capacity building and institutional reforms.
An alumnus of the of the Kennedy School of Government , Harvard University ,Michael is a certified World Bank Procurement Consultant and has also undergone training in Development Communication and Reforms with the World Bank Group. He has facilitated an 8 country e-learning program on Development Communication and Reforms and has consulted for the DFID UK as resource person for the agency’s States and Local Government programs(SLGP).
He is also on the Governing Council of Veritas University Abuja. Michael makes periodic appearances as a public policy analyst on mainstream media in Nigeria. He is also Fellow of the 21st Century Trust, in the United Kingdom, a body set-up primarily to deliberate on global and leadership issues with a view to finding solutions to same.
His career which started in 1991 with the CITIBANK N.A (A Fortune 500 company), involved structuring project finance transactions at the Corporate Bank as well as risk management, strategy development and operations management.
2. Mr. Michael Philips – Chief Executive Officer
Michael is a pioneer and innovator with over 15 years experience in the computer, e-business and telecommunications industry. Michael started his entrepreneurial journey as a college undergraduate. He co-founded Nigerianlovezone.com and browse4friends.com in the year 2000 with a cumulative 30,000 registered memberships. This was an era when internet penetration in Nigeria was not up to 10 percent.
He is a member of various international organizations in the wireless and Mobile industry. He is a graduate of Engineering and attended the prestigious Kaduna Business School and Enterprise Development Centre of the PAN-Atlantic University home to the esteemed Lagos Business School. He is a member of Project Management Institute PMI US and has an Executive Masters Certificate (EMC) in Project Management from the Project Management College UK. His interests are Knowledge Consulting, developing and realizing ideas, mobile marketing, Mobile entertainment, Project management, IT Consulting, Marketing, Strategy, New Media, Music, project management, Young Adults developmental project, Motion Graphics and Film making.