Arogundade, Sidmach MD bags ‘Man of The Year’ Award
Otunba Adedayo Peter Arogundade ‘APS’, the managing director of Sidmach Technologies Nigeria Limited, was at the weekend unveiled at the Nigeria CommunicationsWeek ‘Man of the Year’.
Prior to Sidmach, Mr. Arogundade worked at the Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL), now defunct, Unilever PLC, Shell Petroleum Development Company and Data Sciences.
He is an acclaimed System Developer, with numerous IT and executive leadership certifications acquired in Nigeria and overseas.
Speaking on the “Man of the Year’, Mr. Ken Nwogbo, editor In-chief/CEO, Communications Week Media, described Mr. Arogundade as a national leader in Computer and ICT awareness.
“Through his productive leadership, Sidmach, the company he leads has been singled out in 2016 by BoICT as both the Indigenous Software Provider of the Year in Nigeria and ICT Innovator of The Year.
This same year also, Technology Africa, during their “Titans of Technology Awards” recognized Sidmach as “Most Innovative Education Solutions Provider of the Year”.
These are testaments to Mr. Arogundade’s pious leadership that has positioned the Company as indigenous IT firm of repute.
Mr. Arogundade hails from OgidiIjumu in Kogi State. He is a fellow of Nigeria Computer Society of Nigeria (fncs) and a member of Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria(mcpn) and member of Institute of Directors (M.IoD).
He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Lagos with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science and Mathematics.
His career spans over 3 decades in various organizations such as NITEL, Unilever, Consolidated Ace Ltd, Shell Petroleum and Data Sciences. He is a co-founder of Sidmach Technologies Nigeria Ltd (Sidmach) and has served the company in different capacities as Executive Director, Finance and Admin, Executive Director, Sales and Marketing, Executive Director ICT Infrastructure and Executive Director Software Development and now the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer.