Mrs. Ibukun Odusote BSc, MSc, MBA, FNCS, FNIM
Mrs. Ibukun Odusote holds a BSc. Combined Honors degree in Computer Science/Economics from the renowned University of Ile-Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) in addition to an MSc degree in Computer Science as well as an MBA from the University of Lagos.
She is an experienced Information Technology Icon with a collective thirty-three years working experience in Consulting, Lecturing and dedicated public Service. During this period, she has demonstrated exemplary leadership skills by working on a number of groundbreaking projects and displaying unparalleled supervision and effective management of variety of IT initiatives in academics, private sector and the public service.
She has served as Chief administrative and Chief Accounting Officer having been the Permanent Secretary in a number of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) such as the Ecological Fund Office, Federal Ministry of Power, Federal Ministry of Environment, Federal Ministry of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Political Affairs Office, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and currently the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment. In all these MDAs she has distinguished herself as an agent of positive change insisting on doing things right the very first time.
She successfully coordinated the Secretariat for the 2015 Presidential Inauguration Planning Committee which led to the historic transition from the then-government to the incumbent Government.
In her pursuit to promote sustainable development in Nigeria and West Africa, she co-founded, an Information Technology based Non-Governmental Organization, the Digital Peers International, which seeks to make a positive difference in the lives of children and youth through outstanding and well organized empowerment programs like the annual DIGITEST IT-based Summer camp and Competition.
Apart from being a fellow of the Nigeria Computer Society, the Nigerian Institute of Management, Ibukun Odusote has to her credit been the pioneer domain administrator of the Nigerian top-level country code (.ngccltd) domain on the internet. She is also a dedicated leader in the Foursquare Gospel Church nationwide and an advocate for Positive Change! She has excellent interpersonal communication skills and a seasoned manager of human resources.
Ibukun Odusote is married to Engr. Adeolu Odusote and they are blessed with children.