Transational Corporation of Nigeria Plc. (Transcorp) has appointed Owen Omogiafo as an executive Director.
The appointment is said to take effect on July, 1, 2018.
According to a statement released by the firm, in her new role, Owen will support in driving and delivering on Transcorp’s strategic ambitions as the conglomerate continues to fulfill its special mission of lighting homes, schools and hospitals in Nigeria, powering the country’s industrialization process, and hosting local and foreign investors in Transcorp hotels across Nigeria.
She brings on board over 18 years corporate experience and is currently chief operating officer of the Tony Omogiafo has held senior leadership positions including director of resources, at Heirs Holdings, a family-owned investment company with a portfolio spanning the power, oil and gas, financial services, hospitality, real estate and healthcare sectors, operating in twenty-three countries worldwide.
Prior to her appointment, Mrs. Omogiafo was Chief Operating Officer of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Africa’s leading philanthropic organisation.
Mrs. Owen Omogiafo has a Bachelors degree in Sociology & Anthropology from the University of Benin (2nd Class Hors. Upper Division) and an M.Sc. in Human Resource Management from the London School of Economics
Owen has also served as HR advisor to the GMD/CEO at United Bank for Africa (UBA) and as an organisation and change management consultant at Accenture.