Ireti Bakare

Ireti is an experienced senior manager with over 20 years’ track record of leadership in customer management, marketing, project delivery and people management. 14 years as a PRINCE 2 Project Director, with knowledge of managing and executing large sized business, telecommunication and networked IT projects.

A proven track record of successfully delivering customer critical operational systems augmented by extensive experience of implementing globally, she started her career in British Telecommunication in the United Kingdom as a Project Coordinator and she rose to the position of a Programme Manager – Global Services. She moved back to Nigeria in 2007 to join Celtel Nigeria which was later changed to Zain as the Head of Programme – Technical where she delivered various organisation transformation programmes. She worked as a Programme manager in Corporate Support Services, Business Excellence and Finance department up to 2009 before leaving Zain Nigeria. She is presently a partner in Rhizome Consulting.

Ireti holds a degree in Business Management & Operations from Middlesex University UK. Ireti prides herself on strong implementation, organisational and process design skills. She has a focused and fearless attitude which guides her relentless drive for delivery with excellence.