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About Us

Management Team

MIKE NWANOLUE – ACTING MANAGING DIRECTOR

Mike Nwanolue
Mike has over thirteen (13) years’ work experience in the financial services sector and is the Acting Managing Director of Cedar Express Limited. He holds a BSc. (Hons) Banking and Finance from the University of Benin and MBA degree in International Business from Lincoln University, California, U.S.A.

His experience spans Investment Research, Fund Management, Investor Relations, Strategy, Investment Banking and Business Development.

Mike is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Economists Nigeria and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management.

FLORENCE KOKODOKO – HEAD, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Florence Kokodoko
Florence has over fifteen (15) years’ work experience in the Courier Industry and heads the Business Development department of Cedar Express Limited. She holds a B.A (Hons) degree in English studies from the University of Ife, Ile Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Lagos State University.

Her experience spans through Sales and marketing, Credit control, Customer Services and Billing. Thus, having to relate with prospects and customers in the Oil industry, Banking, Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Capital market and haulage Business is part of her responsibilities.

Florence has attended several training programmes arranged by Courier Regulatory Department of NIPOST.

AUGUSTINE ABIMAJE – HEAD, OPERATIONS

Augustine AbimajeAugustine has over Ten (10) years’ working experience in the courier industry and is the Head of Operations and Customer Service at Cedar Express Limited. He holds a B.A (Hons) degree in philosophy from the University of Ibadan and an M.A Phil from the University of Lagos.

His experience spans human and material management as it relates to Mail Room Management, Capital Market Operations, Ground / Gateway Operations, Hub/ Haul management, Address / Certificate verification and Customer Service.

Augustine is a member, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, United Kingdom and has attended several training organised by Courier Regulatory Department of NIPOST.

OLAGOKE ITANIYI – HEAD, INTERNAL AUDIT

Olagoke ItaniyiOlagoke has eleven (11) years’ experience in the financial services sector and he is the Head of Internal Audit Control & Compliance at the Cedar Express Limited. He holds a BSc. Hons in Economics from Houdegbe North American University, Benin Republic following his attainment of a HND in Accounting. He also holds a Master’s degree in Financial Management from the Federal University of Calabar and MBA from the Ladoke Akintola University.

His experience spans Operations, Bank Reconciliation, Internal Audit, Control and Compliance.

Olagoke is an Associate Chartered Management Accountant, (ACMA), a Certified Fraud Examiner (ACFE), a Member, Institute of Capital Market Registrars of Nigeria (ICMR) and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Economists Nigeria (ICEN).

DAVID OLATUNJI – HEAD, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

David OlatunjiDavid has over ten (10) years’ experience in Information and Communication Technology (“ICT”) and is the Head of ICT at Cedar Express Limited. He holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computer Science from Osun State Polytechnic and a Postgraduate Diploma in Information Technology from the National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.

His experience spans Network Enterprise Administrator, Cisco Switching and Routing, Database Integration and Administration, Software Development, Website Development, Project Management, and Enterprise System Administration.

David is a Member of Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS), a Member of Microsoft Certified IT Professionals (MCITP), a Member of Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA), a Member of Certified Web Programmer (CWP), a Member of Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA), and a Member of Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE).

OLUWAROTIMI AYENI – HEAD, HUMAN RESOURCES & ADMINISTRATION

Oluwarotimi AyeniOluwarotimi has over 11 years’ experience, 10 of which has been in the Human Resources / Administrative functions and is the Head, Human Resources and Administration at Cedar Express Limited. He holds a B.A.Ed. English (Hons) from Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos.

His work experience spans Teaching, Customer Service, Human Resource Operations, HR Business Partnering, Consultancy (Learning & Development) and General Office Administration & Management in the Education, Telecommunications, Management Consulting, Experiential Marketing, Manufacturing and Financial Services industries. His core competence are in Recruitment & Selection, Talent Management and Training Coordination and Management.

Oluwarotimi has attended several local capacity development programmes. He had also planned and coordinated several international trainings for The World Bank-funded projects teams in Nigeria, the Gambia, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania and Singapore.

JIDE BALOGUN - HEAD, FINANCE & ACCOUNT

Jide BalogunJide has over 8 years work experience in the financial service sector. He currently heads the Finance and Accounts Department of Cedar Express Ltd. Jide holds a B.sc Accounting from the University of Lagos and an MBA in Applied Accounting from the Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom.

Jide has vast experience in analysing financial accounting information, accounting options, budgeting, fixed asset process, capital asset acquisition and financial accounting preparation.

Jide is also a member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountant.