Ugo is the founder and CEO of iConcepts and is responsible for the company’s overall vision, strategy and execution. With a background in consumer marketing within FMCG and telecoms industries, Ugo has been delivering interactive digital marketing and communication services since 2000. He is a founding member of WASPAN (Wireless Application Service Providers of Nigeria) and sits on the board of V8 Ventures, a tech hub based in Lagos.
Ugo obtained his bachelor’s degree in Materials Science & Engineering with Management from Imperial College London and is an alumnus of the London Business School.
General Manager, Strategy & Marketing
A force to reckon with in the mobile marketing industry. Responsible for opening up new revenue generating frontiers for our business and ensuring top notch value propositions to our clients. Highly focused and open to new ideas but gets distracted with anything Arsenal, will spend my last kobo to see a game at the emirates.
Head, Finance & Accounts
Lanre is a certified management accountant, internal control, risk and compliance professional with substantial years of experience.
He is a Finance and Accounts expert committed to ensuring the organization is in good financial health while we deliver value to our customers and partners. When not juggling figures, Lanre indulges his passion for studying history and loves to travel.
Head, HR & Admin
Uju is the link between the business and talent, her focus is on offering a range of perspectives and ensuring that a supportive and challenging environment is created for employees.
Experienced and knowledgeable Human Resources Business Leader with a demonstrated track record of using viable skills to deliver value in dynamic environments such as the telecoms, fintech, FMCG, financial and consulting industry even during periods of transformational changes and start up situations.
She is a certified human resources professional with a Master’s of science in Human Resource Management from Robert Gordon University and a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) UK.
Tennis, Formula1, Travel & swimming are a few of her favourite things.
Technology enthusiast and a good team leader. I take care of the technical aspects of the products and services. As a hobby, I love music and cooking.
General Manager, VAS Business Operations
Jane manages the entire VAS team, business portfolio, operations & partnerships. She develops strategies to effectively distribute and market all VAS products while working to discover and unlock new revenue streams. She believes in building a great team spirit and keeping partners happy.
She brings on board over 10 years of award-winning organizational success, directing business and turn-around operations within the Telecoms Industry. She holds an MSc. in Analysis, Design & Management of Information Systems (ADMIS) from the London School of Economics & Political Science, London, UK; a BSc. in Business Management & Information Technology from University of Hull, Hull, UK.
She lives by the quote “be the change you want to see around you”. She’s a tourist at heart, a karaoke lover, car racing enthusiast, enjoys cooking and hosting. When she gets bored, a new challenge becomes her new kick. She loves being part of a solution to a problem. Even the word IMPOSSIBLE says “I’m possible”. She never stops pushing…
Chief Products Officer
Sanjeet is managing company’s product portfolio. He carries more than 13 years experience in Telecom, Digital & VAS industry. He holds a graduate degree in economics and post graduate degree in business management. He likes reading books, cooking, traveling and music. So far he has been in two continents Asia & Africa and always in love with African countries.
Business Growth Manager, Strategy & Marketing
Paul is responsible for identifying new business opportunities and developing excellent ways of implementing and sustaining them. He manages the business operations, collaborates with partners and grows sales/revenue while optimizing company’s short and long-term goals and objectives.
He possesses over 9 years of solid experience in Sales, Marketing, Relationship Management and Business Development cutting across different sectors. He holds a B.Sc. (Hons) from University of Lagos and a Master’s degree from University of Ile-Ife. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (CIMN). He is an easy going fellow who loves to render selfless support towards a good course. He also loves travelling, reading and having a nice time with his family and friends.
Senior Business Manager VAS & Digital eBooks, Video & Content Services
Senior Manager, Products & Innovations
Senior Business Manager VAS & Digital Music, Games & IVR Services
Seun manages the Games, Music and IVR business portfolio ensuring that we get the right content, connect with the right partners and then deliver value to our audience. He is a music junkie who listens to almost anything and plays First Person Shooter game regularly. A self-confessed food lover and technology enthusiast, who believes in doing his best at all times. Also, He is a die-hard Swansea City Supporter
Innovation and Partnerships
An experienced manager and communications consultant building new business opportunities through innovation. I consult with managers and entrepreneurs to develop innovative solutions to everyday business challenges… and I love it!
Senior Software Engineer
Toyosi loves great Ideas, System Design and Analysis, and he’s super-fast with coding it. “Any fool can write code a computer can understand, but it takes a good programmer to write code humans can understand”. He is a great programmer with wealth of experience in software development.
Content Lead/VAS Specialist
I’m a day dream aficionado, analogue at birth, digital by design. As a VAS Specialist I work closely with various teams within iConcepts to discover, design and implement new services. I’m a super strong believer of teamwork- ten can make ten million!
Obende Simpa Jefferson
Jeff Is a very huge lover of Arts and Culture, he likes to hang out with friends and family at his free time. A must-watch for him every weekend is soccer games from the EPL and NBA games. Jeff is so passionate with Art that even with his background in science, he still found himself in the world of Art. He puts a lot of expertise to his job and he is a fast learner, Good team player and a fun-loving guy.
Jemima is a digital marketing expert with vast experience in the Digital Industry. She has a strong background in social media management, content creation and online marketing. She is committed to keeping up with creativity and innovation while using her skills in the best possible way to achieve the company’s goals. Jemima likes reading books and listening to music.
Client Services Executive
Modester is a believer in people and has therefore created a niche for herself in Customers Relations and Support with a touch of business acumen. She is a graduate of University of Lagos and currently functions as the Customer Relationship Executive in the mobile marketing unit providing the right support to our customers while ensuring a WOW customer experience. She is result oriented and a lover of good and healthy food.
Digital Products Specialist
Technology Freak, Internet nut. I am responsible for guiding new product strategy and launching initial prototype build outs. Work with strategic partners and stakeholders to establish and develop new market opportunities.
Senior Executive, Music Products
I’m the man to speak to when it comes to music related projects. I’m responsible for finding the most rewarding ways to monetize your music content using mobile technology. A free thinker, fun to be with, I work hard and play hard. I also enjoy world travel which exposes me to new experiences.
Ladi is an experienced content administrator with significant years of experience in the Telecom, Digital & VAS industry. A Positive guy who likes to take on new challenges. He studied Management Technology (project option) from Lagos State University, he is a trained Database administrator (oracle 10g) as well as a certified customer service professional (CCSP &CTMP). He loves football and is a die-hard Chelsea fan. Up Blues!
Edwina is a certified Human Resource Business Professional (PHRi) with substantial experience working with organizations across different industries. At iConcepts, her focus is to work with the HR team to nurture a high performing and fully engaged workforce. She is very resourceful and loves to solve problems especially by analyzing the root cause.
Only boring people are bored; so, seeking new ways to have fun, organizing events, providing advisory, facilitating and touring new destinations are a few of the things that interest her. She is an impenitent lover of the colour purple.
For Edwina, Continuous Improvement and focus on Results are the ways to push the limits and step unto higher performance.
Toyin is an organized and adaptable Administrative Executive with over 5 years of progressively responsible experience. She has a calm and patient disposition which enables her work effectively in a team and also work well independently. She has her Bachelor in Arts from University of Lagos and also got her professional HR certification from HR Certification Institute. Her strong organizational skills help her to manage multiple competing priorities with close attention to details. Toyin likes to cook and attend events with friend & Kids.
Front Desk Representative
As the Front desk and Customer service executive with an undiluted passion towards achieving customer satisfaction, Helen ensures delivery of a warm welcome and excellent customer experience to all who visits or call in to iConcepts. She has her background in Office Technology and Management with great administrative skills. She likes dancing, reading books, smiling, and singing. She lives by the quote “you are the company you keep” and “Don’t be afraid of your limitations, embrace it”.
Isaac is a skilled IT professional. Very capable with a proven ability to ensure the smooth running of ICT systems and to provide IT services that will improve the efficiency and performance of the organization with over a decade experience. He loves traveling, reading and watching sports.
I provide support to the head of finance and wider finance team by helping to prepare financial statements, accounts, processing invoices and preparing VAT returns.
Client Services executive
Marvel is a business professional with good experience in Marketing, Customer service and Business development. He has a degree in Business Management and he’s dedicated to providing real time client support and maintaining a good relationship with the organization’s business partners. He loves music and football.
Key Account Executive
Onyinye is an aficionado in Key Accounts management as well as a lover of good music. She holds a Master’s degree in Public and International Affairs. An over thinker, irresistibly drawn to good looks, she is very purpose driven with an insatiable quest for achieving results.
Fwinbe is a technology enthusiast who is committed to keeping up with cutting edge technology while using his knowledge and skills in the best possible way to achieve the company’s goals. He is a graduate of University of Jos and a proud Nigerian that likes reading books, swimming, traveling and music.
Niyi is a Research analyst, a Content developer and a Digital media specialist. He manages the company’s Social Media Platforms. A graduate of Computer Information science from Babcock University. A football coach and a good music addict.
Philosophy – All problems resolve themselves; given time.
Love what I do and how I do them, love the idea of learning something new, love the idea of prompting electronic systems into action. I love computer programing.
An ardent software engineer with exceptional communication skills and an artistic intellect for designing and implementing fail-safe enterprise systems. I love to optimize the solutions of yesterday, solve the problems of today and anticipate the needs of tomorrow using technology as a driving force.
Marketing & Growth Specialist
Toka is a Certified Digital Marketing Professional with proficiency in Strategy, Advertising, Branding, Growth, & Leadership. His industry experience spans Information Technology, Entertainment, Professional Services, FMCGs, Philanthropy, Media, Communication, Marketing and Advertising. At iConcepts, he oversees the digital marketing and advertising for our mobile value-added services and digital products. His top priority is to scale the impact of iConcepts’ products and services through social, mobile and digital channels.
Toka is a consummate worker and he exudes a positive energy even under pressure. His work is never done but during his spare time, he likes to read blog articles, see the movies, listen to music or audiobooks and hang out with family & friends.
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