Chemical and Allied Products Plc (CAP Plc) has released a notification, informing the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), and the general public of the recent changes in its board of directors. The changes follow the resignation of Mr Abdul Akhor Bello as a Director of CAP Plc and Mrs Oluwakemi Ogunnubi as the Managing Director of CAP Plc. Mrs Ogunnubi’s resignation took effect from the 18th of February 2019. Bello’s resignation from the board is coming after his retirement as the Group Executive Officer of UAC of Nigeria Plc.
However, Mrs Omolara Elemide, the acting Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of UAC of Nigeria Plc has been appointed as the acting Managing Director of CAP Plc until the board finds a replacement.
Abdul Bello’s Profile
Abdul Bello is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He has attended leadership programmes at Cranfield University, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Havard Business School. He is an alumnus of Oxford University’s Advanced Management and Leadership Programme. Mr. Bello worked variously as Chief Accountant and Financial Controller, Grand Cereals Limited; Senior Group Accountant, UACN; Finance Director & Company Secretary and later Managing Director of CAP Plc. He was the Managing Director of the company from November 2007 until his elevation to the Board of UACN Plc as Chief Financial Officer in January 2010. He retired as the CEO of UACN in January 2019.
Oluwakemi Ogunnubi’s Profile
Oluwakemi Ogunnubi, a chartered accountant, attended The Polytechnic, Ibadan, where she obtained Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy in 1992. She joined UAC of Nigeria Plc as a Mid-career Accountant in 2001. She has worked in various capacities within the UACN Group. In 2011, she became the GM Sales UAC Foods Limited based on Strategic partnership with Tiger Brands South Africa
On establishment of the Risk and Compliance unit of UACN in 2013, Kemi was appointed the Head, Risk and Compliance of UACN Plc. Subsequently, she was appointed Head Financial Services of UACN Plc in March 2016. She has attended various local and international courses. She is an alumnus of Ashridge Business School UK, and also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and the Institute of Risk Management, UK.
Omolara Elemide’s Profile
Omolara Elemide is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). She joined UAC in October 1983 and has worked in various capacities within the UAC Group. These include Group Audit Manager, Finance Director of UACN Property Development Company Plc from where she joined the Board of CAP Plc as Finance Director/Company Secretary in February 2005.
She was appointed the Managing Director of CAP Plc in May 2009, a position she held until December 2017.