Ibironke becomes WISCAR’s Executive Secretary
A Not-For-Profit and non-governmental organisation, Women in Successful Careers (WISCAR), has appointed Ms. Enitan Ibironke as its new Executive Secretary.
In her role, Ibironke assumes responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day administration of WISCAR’s strategy implementation and programmes management, working closely with the WISCAR Advisory Board and staff to continue to meet the objectives of the organisation.
The Founder/Chairperson of WISCAR, Mrs. Amina Oyagbola, made the announcement at the recent 2022 WISCAR Annual Leadership and Mentoring Conference, where she also announced the transition of WISCAR Executive Director, Mrs. Fabia Ogunmekan.
She said: “Indeed, time does fly. I distinctly remember welcoming Fabia Ogunmekan, who hands over the baton after five years of executive leadership to a worthy successor Ibironke, to the WISCAR family five years ago.”
On behalf of the WISCAR Board and Management, Oyagbola thanked Ogunmekan for her leadership, hard work and devotion to WISCAR and the cause of women development, wishing her the very best in her future endeavours as she moves on from the helm of affairs while remaining a WISCAR Ambassador and an active member of the WISCAR community.
Ibironke effectively assumes the post of Executive Secretary on January 9, 2023. She is a graduate of Law from the Lagos State University, and holds a Masters Degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos.
A seasoned soft skills trainer, certified etiquette coach and a trained Journalist from the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria Training School, Ibironke’s over 21 years career trajectory has spanned various roles from law to administration and business development.
She is actively involved in development, advocacy and consultancy. She is an active member of the Humanistic Management Network domiciled at The Christopher Kolade Centre for Leadership and Ethics, Lagos Business School, Pan Atlantic University. She has served additionally as a faculty member at the ISHK Tolaram Skills Hub and a mentor in Women in Successful Careers.
She is a passionate social advocate whose joy lies in continuously finding ways to empower people with skills for success in life and career, part of the qualities that secured her the role of Executive Secretary at WISCAR.
WISCAR is focused on empowering and developing professional women to contribute to the development and growth in Nigeria and indeed Africa.
With a vision of developing women to build a better nation, WISCAR advocates for gender diversity, inclusivity, equity and parity in the workplace in line with SDG Goal 5.