The Telnet board is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Adewale Adetugbo as the Group Executive Director of Telnet (Nigeria) Limited.

Adewale Adetugbo (Wale) was formerly the Chief Technical Officer of Telnet (Nigeria) Limited. He has over 2 decades of experience in engineering, high technology, and strategy consulting in West Africa. Working at Telnet in a variety of roles, he has been responsible for a number of client successes by bridging the gap between business and technology for Telnet’s clients.

He received a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Lagos, an MBA from IESE Business school in addition to various other technical certifications relevant to his field.  Wale was the first Nigerian to earn the coveted CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert) certification living in Nigeria and was for over a decade the only certified internetwork expert south of the Sahara. An avid Karateka, when he is not in the dojo, Wale collects Whisky.