Osunkeye Oladipo

OSUNKEYE, Olusegun Oladipo; Chartered Accountant, administrator, businessman and who became Chairman, Glaxosmithline Nigeria Plc. Born September 7, 1940 in Agege, Lagos State but an indigene of Abeokuta, Ogun State. Osunkeye was  managing director/chief executive officer, Nestle Foods Nigeria Plc and fellow, Institute of Chartered Management, Nigerian Institute of Management, NIM and Institute of Directors, London. He holds the traditional titles of Bashorun of Ijumo Abeokuta and Sariki Babalaje of Egbaland, both in Ogun state[i]. Osunkeye was educated at King’s College, Lagos, 1954-58; Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology, Ibadan, 1960-62; College of Commerce, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, 1963-65; and International Management Development Institute, Lausane, Switzerland, 1980[ii].

[i] Insider, September 11, 2006

[ii] TELL, September 8, 2003

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