Board of Directors
Dr. Tokunbo Oshinyemi is the Founder and Chairman/GCEO of Topgy Systems and Management Consultants. He has been practicing as an IT Professional since 1992. He had a Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from Ogun State University Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State. He further studied to obtain a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi. Dr. Tokunbo Oshinyemi began his working career with Christiana School of Computer as a Lecturer in 1992, there he rose to the post of a Senior Lecturer in 1995 and a year later he became a Part – time Coordinator. Of particular interest is United Bank of Africa (UBA) PLC where he worked as an IT Consultant for three years, there he trained over six thousand (6,000) UBA staff on Office Automation and all by himself led a team of Consultants to handle the Hardware part of UBA year 2000 Compliance project in 1999. In the same year he single-handedly executed the year 2000 Compliance Projects of Union Homes Saving and Loans Limited, Aerocontrol, Newline Insurance and Triumph Merchant Bank. He was a Pioneer member/staff of Aptech Computer Education in Nigeria, there he worked as the Group Head Marketing, where he organized a lot of High – end users IT Application courses for multinational firms in Nigeria. He made Aptech a household name in Nigeria as it is known today and Aptech history would not be complete without mentioning the name of Dr. Tokunbo Oshinyemi and his immense contributions. He left Aptech to work as a General Manager in Computer Concern Limited where he turned around the fortune of the company in a very short period. From there, he moved to Systemtech Services as an Assistant General Manager, Marketing and managed their Abuja office where he secured a lot of projects for them, before setting up Topgy Systems and Management Consultant in 2001. Today, Topgy Systems is the leading and foremost Fixed Assets Management and Other Related Services Company in Africa having presence in Nigeria, Benin Republic, Togo, Ghana, Liberia, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Zambia, Republic of Congo, Senegal and Cameroon. Dr. Tokunbo Oshinyemi is also the Group Chief Executive Officer of Topgy Group which is made of Topgy Systems & Management Consultant, Permanentmark Nigeria Limited and Barcode Solutions Limited. He is Member of Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) and Member, Computer Professionals (Registration Council of Nigeria) (MCPN). He was honoured with Africa’s prestigious award, Dr. Kwame Nkuruma Excellence in Enterprise Award, ICT category in Accra-Ghana in 2010, he received ACHIEVERS GOLD Award from News In Africa in Nigeria in 2011, he received National Outstanding Leadership Award from National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS) in 2017, received National Outstanding Leadership Award from National Association of University Students (NAUS) in 2019, became a Fellow of The Institute of Management Specialist (FIMS), UK in 2019, and received an Honorary Doctorate Degree Award from Commonwealth University, UK (Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) Specialising in Asset Management) (Honoris Causa) in 2019, received Masterclass Certificate in Business Management & Leadership from London Graduate School, UK in 2019. He is happily married to Mrs Esther Oshinyemi with two loving daughters.
Esther Oshinyemi is a season front desk experts, she join Onward paper mills in 1989 as an Office Assistant and rise to the post of Manager in 2000 before she finally resign to private business. She is a founding member of Topgy Systems in 2001 and contributes tremendously to the growth of Topgy Systems in an advisory position and a Non-Executive Director. She became the Managing Director of Topgy Systems, Nigeria in January 2009 and has consistently leading the company her team of dedicated management and staff to position Topgy for the new challenges ahead and to ensure that Topgy remain the leading fixed assets management company in Nigeria. She is presently a Non-Executive Director.
A graduate of Informatics from Rome, Italy, Mr. Patrick Anthony Izeze, Technology Adviser, has wide experience analyzing computer systems and software applications. He is well-versed in computer project implementation, involving support of LAN/WAN/MAN. He has attended various courses, seminars and workshops in Nigeria, United States & the United Kingdom in Systems Administration, Support of Technical Architecture and Management Information Systems. He has worked in senior management positions in many leading bank for over 20 years, managing the information technology function through changes. He became the pioneer Managing Director of Permanentmark in January 2007, one of our subsidiary where he turn Permanentmark to an household name in Nigeria as a leading Vehicle Security Marking, he was redploy to Topgy Group in January 2009 as the Group Executive Director in charge of Information Technology and Operations.
Sam Yeboa, educated in Ghana and Germany. Lived and worked in Germany with the United States Military for 13 years and with DHL in Germany for 6 years. In 1999, moved to DHL Aviation Africa Head Office in Harare, Zimbabwe to assist setting up the Training and Systems Department. Moved to DHL Aviation Nigeria from July 2000 to end of June 2010. Worked in various capacities in DHL Aviation Nigeria and as the Managing Director from November 2007 to June 2010. Managed DHL Aviation flights operation and set up the HUB facilities in Nigeria and in West Africa. Experience in Management, Logistics, Flight Operations and Cargo Handling. He became a Director in Topgy Systems & Management Consultant (GH) Limited in 2010 and has contributed immensely to the success of Topgy becoming a leading Fixed Asset Management Firm in Ghana.
Dr. Patience Chiyangwa attended Martindale Catholic Primary School and Girls High School Salisbury, Zimbabwe. Attained a Journalism Diploma, Intec College,South Africa, Public Relations Diploma from the Zimbabwe Institute of Public Relations, a BA and MA in Communications, Atlantic International University, USA and Doctor of Humanities , Commonwealth University. Worked as Public Relations Officer doing media liason, communication, resource mobilization and advocacy. A Charity Worker Executive Director at The Foundations Project Zimbabwe who is a Founder of KeepersAlert. One of the founding members of Zimbabwe Women Writers published in their English prose and poetry 1993 & 1998 Anthologies, in the Bury Thy Humble Poetry Anthology by Rosemary Smith-Kebe, her book A Diary of Patience published on Amazon. Ulrich Wickert Child Rights International Journalist 2012 Award Winner & Force4Good EatOut Movement 2019 in the outstanding work with homeless girls and women category. She is a child and women’ rights activists passionate about just changing lives.
HOUNMENOU Codjo Roméo est diplômé d’une licence en finance et Contrôle de gestion et actuellement prépare un master en finance et contrôle de gestion. Il a exercé en tant que comptable dans plusieurs entreprises au Bénin notamment dans le secteur de la micro finance. Il a été consultant indépendant auprès des ONGs et institutions. Il a en outre travaillé avec des cabinets de conception de logiciel sur beaucoup de projets. Il est cofondateur du cabinet CIELO CONSULTANTS, cabinet spécialisé dans l’externalisations des services généraux, avec lequel il a développé le progiciel INVENTOR+, un logiciel de gestion des actifs immobilisés. Il a ensuite travaillé sur plusieurs missions d’inventaires dans les entreprises au Bénin. Il a rejoint le Groupe TOPGY en décembre 2010. Il est actuellement le Directeur Général de TOPGY SYSTEMS & MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT BENIN-TOGO .