SIFAX Group, one of Africa’s fastest growing multinational corporations with diverse interests in Maritime, Aviation, Haulage & Logistics, Oil & Gas and Hospitality, has elevated one of its management staff.
Barrister Ajewole Ezekiel, who is the Special Assistant (Admin) to the Group Executive Vice Chairman, has been promoted as an Executive Director. He joined SIFAX Group in 2006 as a Special Assistant to Dr. Taiwo Afolabi and was a General Manager until this promotion.
Prior to pitching his tent with the company, Barrister Ajewole has rendered meritorious services in many corporate organizations such as Pharchem Industrial Ltd between 1974 and 1977; Nigerian Merchant Bank Ltd between 1977 and 1979; and Berec Nigeria Plc, where he held several positions such as Senior Confidential Secretary, Operations Manager and Shipping Manager among others, between 1979 and 1998. He has also worked at Industrial Cartons Ltd in 1999 to 2005 as Personal Assistant to the Chairman.
A native of Ikere Ekiti, Ekiti State, Ajewole has a Bachelor of Law degree from the Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos in 2003. He was called to the Nigerian Bar as a Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court in 2006. He also holds Ordinary National Diploma in Secretarial Studies from the College of Technology Yaba, Lagos State in 1975, and Diploma in Law from Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos in 1995.