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NESG elects Yusuf as Chairman

By Sulaimon Salau
27 November 2022   |   2:50 am
The prestigious Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has elected Mr. Olaniyi Mumini Yusuf as the Chairman of its Board of Directors.

The prestigious Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has elected Mr. Olaniyi Mumini Yusuf as the Chairman of its Board of Directors.

   
A transformational tzar, Yusuf, who seats on the board of over a dozen companies, is the President of the faith-based not-for-profit organization, Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society (NASFAT).
   
He takes over from Asue Ighodalo, a renowned corporate leader. To assist him on the board of NESG are the Chairman of Shell in Nigeria, Osagie Okunbor; CEO of Flour Mills Nigeria, Boye Olusanya and the Group COO of MRS Holdings Limited, Ms. Amina Maina, who were elected as 1st, 2nd, and 3rd vice-chairmen respectively. 
 
Yusuf had previously served as vice-chairman and the champion of the Science and Technology Policy Commission of NESG for many years.
   
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) is a private sector-led think-tank group established by Chief Ernest Shonekan-led Interim National Government in 1993. It has remained the foremost platform for effective dialogue between the public and private sector organisations in Nigeria
 
Hitherto, Yusuf has made a significant impact on consulting and management practices as the Managing Partner of the Verraki Consulting Group with a focus on the development and transformation of Africa. 
   
Before this role, he was the Country Managing Director of Accenture Nigeria and management consultant for the Arthur Andersen group.
 
The General Secretary, NASFAT, Gbenga Sunmonu, said that NASFAT is particularly elated because Yusuf who is presently leading the society, has meritoriously served in affiliated organs of the society in capacities which include board member of the Fountain University, Osogbo; pioneer chairman of HAVEK Leadership Academy; pioneer Chairman of NASFAT Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat (NAZAS), Vice President 1 of the society among others.
   
The society felicitates him for the good reputation he has earned and is proud of him for achieving excellence in every endeavour he has served.

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