The first time I spoke with her, I was not sure she was going to make the shift. Yes, how do you tell someone to leave Diageo (revenue of 12.87 billion GBP with close to 28,000 staff), a really amazing company, to join a startup? She headed the firm’s Innovation Strategy and Commercialization in Nigeria.
Ladies and Gentlemen, join me to welcome Gbeminiyi Laolu-Adewale, CFE , HARVARD ?? to Pass – One-click checkout, our fintech company which is growing daily. She will be working with CEO Samuel Chukwunonso Eze and team, as COO, to take Pass to the next level.
Sam, I will order a bigger bell because I want to ring a bell – in New York, London or Lagos markets. This is amazing. Welcome Gbeminiyi to Pass. Welcome!
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