MTN Nigeria has appointed Odunayo Sanya as Executive Secretary of MTN Foundation.
This was announced in statement in Lagos by Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, the Chairman of MTN Foundation,.
According to him, Sanya would bring on board her wealth of knowledge on investment objectives to enhance the foundation.
She is replacing Nonny Ugboma, the formal executive secretary, who held the position from January 2009 to March 2021.
According to MTN Foundation, Sanya had served in different capacities within the MTN Group, including General Manager, Planning and Customer Management and Senior Manager.
She also served as the Customer Management, Senior Manager Billing Services and Operations and Manager – Consumer, Small Business, VIP and Dealer Support.
“In 2019, she received the Marketing World ‘Customer Service Thought Leader Award’ in Accra, Ghana. She was also the 2019 Global Leadership Program Speaker at Coventry University in the United Kingdom.
“She was voted the 2020 Sales Ruby Influential Leader of the Year.
“The new scribe, in 2021, was named among the top 100 Career Women in Nigeria by the ‘9 to 5 chick’ and The PowerWoman Network.
“We look forward to benefiting from her expertise as we align with the overall Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), national priorities and the organisation’s corporate social investment objectives.
“We wish Odunayo all the best in this new role,” Adelusi-Adeluyi said.