(Communications Ways & Means)
Oluremi Sogbetun - C.E.O
Oluremi Sogbetun is a telecommunications management consultant and a businessman.
Remi’s track record in senior executive management positions to date is as follows:
Board, National and International Executive Positions:
1. Country Manager, Nigeria & Ghana Reuters Plc (1986 to 1994)
2. Director, Baker Marine Nigeria Ltd (1990 to 2000)
3. CEO, CWM (Communications Ways & Means) Ltd (1995 to date)
4. Regional Director for West Africa, TV Africa (2001 to 2003)
5. Member, Nigerian Telecommunications Sector Reform Implementation Committee (BPE 2000 to 2001)
6. Chairman, First Assurance Plc (2002 to 2004)
7. Member, Governing Council, West Africa Theological Seminary (2005 to date)
8. Chairman, Hercules Security Ltd (2008 to date)
9. Chairman, Panaftel Wireless Ltd (2010 to date)
10. Director, Linkserve Ltd (2010 to date)
Countries visited in the course of Work Related Experience:
Ghana, Ivory Coast, The Gambia, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Kenya, Malawi, Botswana, South Africa, Egypt, Cyprus, Israel, Switzerland, Tenerife (Spain), UK, Thailand, Indonesia, The Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, China & USA.
Tomiwa Opadele - Vice President (Operations)
Tomiwa is a graduate of Computer Science from the University of Benin in Nigeria, and an MBA from the
University of Lagos (2001). He is a Fellow of the Computer Association (FCOAN).
He worked as a software developer at Data Management Bureau (DMB) from 1992 to 1994
At Nicodep Computers Ltd, Lagos he was network engineer/administrator
In his present position as Vice President, Operations at CWM, he is responsible for all technical functions.
He has a strong bias for network design, construction and implementation.
Tomiwa has overseen complex technical installations in the past in Nigeria and Ghana, including receive-only satellite systems
for the delivery of data, and applications development in the finance, commodities and oil sectors.
Tomiwa supervised the implementation of multiple user networks for companies such as Cadbury Nigeria Plc,
Stanmark Cocoa Products Ltd, Ondo and the Lagos State Water Corporation – all clients of CWM
Tomiwa was Project Manager on the Lagos State Government Advanced and Employee Authentication Project in
collaboration with Oracle Financials, a multi-billion Naira project.
Tomiwa also fills a strong supervisory role in the company’s telecommunications consultancy
Olusanya Babatunde -Executive Director (Networks)
Olu is a graduate of Computer Science from the University of Benin in Nigeria, and a Fellow Computer Association of
He is a network engineer with bias for remote access applications
He has vast experience in the implementation of SAP R/3 software, having been part of the implementation team at
Cadbury Nigeria Plc its first user in Nigeria
Lanre Isioye - Executive Director
Lanre is a 1992 graduate of English from the Lagos State University, Lagos
He has worked in various capacities in the services of Nigeria Bottling Company androse to the position of a depot Manager,
Kaduna prior to joining CWM, he was trained in processes for building and maintaining large customer relational databases.
Lanre coordinated the Lagos State Government Advance Employee Authentication Database Project, managing a team of
database entry clerks for the state’s 45,000 workforce.
He also coordinated the company’s recently concluded VSAT Licensees Verification exercise.