Founder/CEO

He has overseen the building and development of the local and international payment networks of majority of Nigeria’s Tier-1 banks and, in Q4-2003, led the team that developed the POS system that processed Nigeria's first online-realtime POS transaction. He also led the team that rolled out West Africa's first indigenously issued and processed online-realtime international payment card, Ecobank MasterCard, in Q4-2004. Olumide played a pivotal and strategic role at Cards Technology Limited (brought in as technology co-founder, then CEO), building and establishing it from its technology implementation phase leading up to its operational phase. He sat on a number of Central Bank of Nigeria’s Payment Systems Committees, including the Committee that conceptualized the National Central Switch (NCS). He turned around United Bank for Africa (UBA)’s Payment Card Business within 16 months of running it.

He garnered his experience in Oracle Database Support, Applications Implementation and UNIX System Administration at two Tier-1 Oracle Certified Solutions Partner firms. He had his MBA at the Lagos Business School (LBS) and is an alumni of Oxford University's Business School.

CTO

Prior to Gloo, David worked for 4 years as Team Lead, PHP with SocketWorks Ltd where he led the development of several key applications including a pin generation, verification & payment aggregation platforms for banks. His team implemented the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) Data Capture, Processing & Management systems. Other projects worked on include a crowd-funding platform, a market-place ecommerce platform, CGPA and Transcripts calculation modules. As Team Lead, he was also responsible for setting-up proper version control policies and a quality assurance framework for the development team.

Before joining SocketWorks, he worked as a developer with INITS Ltd where he worked on several web applications and was part of the team that carried out Linux training for the INEC support staff across the nation. His skills include full stack LAMP(Linux, Apache, Mysql, PHP) development, Java, Python, Javascript and HTML 5; Software architecture, configuration management and Agile Software Project management.

He received a B.Eng in Electrical/Electronics Engineering from University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

SVP, Sourcing

Prior to joining Gloo, Seyin worked at Alok Consulting an SAP Partner Firm in Nigeria as the SAP Lead for the Sales and Distribution Implementation on the PPMC Project and also as the in-house SAP HCM Solution Trainer. She successfully achieved a 90% pass rate of trainees who sat for the SAP HCM Consultant Certification Exam.

Before joining Alok Consulting, Seyin was part of various SAP implementations at Hartford Green Consulting were she held several positions as team member, quality assurance analyst and project manager. She left Hartford Green Consulting as Head of SAP Department. Her previous experiences also include Sales, Customer Service and Business Software Management at StarComms PLC in Nigeria.

Seyin received a B.Sc in Psychology from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.

VP, Operations

Malik joined Gloo.ng as a fresh graduate after obtaining a B.Sc(Hons) from the University of Ibadan. He distinguished himself among his colleagues to become the Head of Fulfillment Operations. He leads the last mile delivery operations and customer fulfillment service teams, giving him oversight of the largest team at Gloo.ng. He has attended a handful of Customer Service and Operations trainings. He is a true embodiment of what it means to be a Glootian.