The management and board of Inlaks on Tuesday announced the promotion of Babatope Dare to the position of executive director in the organisation.
Dare was previously the acting executive director of the Infrastructure Business Unit, where he was responsible for the development and implementation of the Digital Transformation Strategy of the Infrastructure and e-Banking Business Division, while also serving as the director for Sales and Strategy.
According to Inlaks, Dare started his career in the financial industry where he successfully designed, implemented and managed complex Information Technology projects, while leading cross-functional large teams of both technical and operations in the IT division of different banks.
He later joined NCR, a United States company in the vast self-service industries, as sales and marketing manager, and was responsible for all direct and indirect sales of NCR’s solution portfolios in Nigeria between 2010 and 2012.
Dare is a graduate of Electronics and Electrical Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University. He also has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Business School, Netherlands. He has attended management courses at Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania; and obtained a FinTech certificate at Said Business School, University of Oxford. He is currently enrolled for a senior leadership programme on Leading Digital Transformation and Innovation at INSEAD, France.