Lumos Nigeria, a solar power and off-grid energy company, has announced the appointment of Mrs Adepeju Adebajo as its chief executive officer,
The company said in a statement on Friday that the appointment took effect on February 1, 2020.
According to the statement, Adebajo has nearly three decades of multi-sector experience in the public sector, industry, consulting and finance.
It said she served in her previous roles as the Commissioner for Agriculture in Ogun State; managing director/CEO, Mouka Limited; MD/CEO, UTC Nigeria Plc; CEO, Cement for Nigeria at Lafarge and MD at WAPCO Nigeria Plc, among others.
Lumos Global’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Alistair Gordon said, “We are pleased to have Mrs Adepeju Adebajo join the team to lead the company into the next phase as we seek new frontiers for growth and provide affordable power solutions in Nigeria.
“Mrs Adebajo is a great addition to the Lumos team, and we trust in her wealth of experience and ability to lead the team to new achievements.”
Commenting on her appointment, Adebajo expressed her commitment to spearheading Lumos Nigeria to deliver on its promise to provide solar-powered solutions to millions of Nigerian households and small businesses by 2025.
She said, “I am excited to join the leadership of Lumos Nigeria and help provide affordable power to millions of homes and businesses in Nigeria.
“I am very passionate about this, as power is pivotal to improving standards of living, just as it is critical to enabling enterprises create wealth and generate employment for our population.”