VICTOR GBENGA AFOLABI - Chairman
Victor Gbenga Afolabi is a pharmacist par excellence, Health Economist and Visionary Entrepreneur. Currently, he is the Chief Executive Officer of Hazon Holdings- a conglomerate with interests in pharmaceutical distributions, health insurance, marketing communications, renewable energy, outdoor advertising, insurance brokerage, real estate, print production, commodity trading, investment and financial services.
With an MBA degree from Manchester Business School UK, Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from ABU, Zaria and a Master’s degree in Managerial Psychology from the University of Ibadan, the Lagos Business School Alumnus is relentlessly driven in the pursuit of excellence.
Asides his enviable academic accomplishments, V’GA is a member of the Faculty of the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan African University, an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Public Diplomacy & management (IPDM), a notable member of the advisory board of Enterprise Labs Consulting and KonfamD Limited, Associate member of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN); and a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK), International Health Economics Association; Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria and Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON)
V’GA has close to 2 decades of Commercial experience with previous stints in Evans and Nestle.
ADETUTU AFOLABI - Executive Director
Afolabi Adetutu Ibironke is the Group Executive Director at Hazon Holdings, a conglomerate with interests in the health, management and marketing consulting and energy industriesin Nigeria. The pharmacist par excellence who is an alumnus of Lagos Business School obtained her B.Pharm degree from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State in 2002.
Afolabi Adetutu has over the years served in various professional capacities. An ardent yet adroit entrepreneur cum sales and marketing coach, started her sales and marketing career as a business development manager in GlaxoSmithKline in 2004 where she learnt to be an intrapreneur and was in charge of growing the market penetration for new SKU’s of the company. Her success story of making Glaxo Smithkline’s antidepressant drug, SEROXAT, as the antidepressant of choice among general practitioners and physicians between 2004 and 2007 was phenomenal, this she achieved by making over 70% of seroxat prescribers brand advocates of the product.
The cranially adept Mrs. Afolabi started Wellness pharmacy and mart in 2007, a retail chain community based pharmacy practice and convenience store. She grew the business from one retail store of 4 staff members with annual turnover of 9million to 4 outlets with an average staff of 33 and a turnover of 100million by 2013. In 2014, Wellness became a player in the health insurance space with an acquisition of Investcorp Medicare Ltd now renamed Wellness Health Management Services Ltd, her leadership has contributed to the over 700% growth of the company’s enrollees’ base and revenue in 3years.
Adetutu is a serial entrepreneur, and serves on the board of companies with diverse interests. Her professional experiences and trainings kindled within her the need to give back to the society in her own way and this she does yearly by Wellness Healthcare Group support to Hadassah foundation where over 20,000 women are screened and given medications between July and September. She is a charismatic, dynamic, accountable and meticulous entrepreneur with exceptional interpersonal skills and a distinctive approach to making sure tasks are carried out effectively and promptly. She is married to the affable Victor Afolabi and is the mother of 3 charming daughters
FUNMILAYO ODUWOLE - Director of Operations
A graduate of Computer Science, she is a PMI and Oracle Certified OCP. A dynamic result driven professional Marketing Executive with over 5 years in Marketing services experience working to drive growth of different brands across Multinational organizations in Sales, Marketing, Brand Building, Shopper behaviors, Channels and Route to market.
She worked with UBA on e-banking, GDM as the Chief Operating Officer and migrated to Hazon Holdings Limited where she presently holds the position of Director of Operations.
She is an alumni of Lagos Business School (SMP), APCON certified and is currently an EMBA student of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
ADEOLA AKINOLA - Group HR Manager
Group HR Manager for Hazon Holdings Limited. She is a graduate of Philosophy from the University of Ibadan, with versed knowledge in Marketing, Operations, Project Execution, Administration and Human Relations.
Adeola is a licensed CIPM HR practitioner with over 8 years of practice in the I.T, Marketing and Advertising Industry
OREOFE OLUWABUKOLA - Head of Finance
She is a chartered accountant who has core competency in financial reporting and audit. She is a graduate of industrial and Labour relations from Olabisi Onabanjo university, Ogun state.
She also has HND in Accounting from Yaba College of Technology.