Verdant Zeal Marketing Communications Group has appointed Mr. Dipo Adesida as its pioneer chief operating officer.
His appointment according to a statement from the firm, took effect from 1st of August 2018.
According to the company’s Executive Vice Chairman, Dr. Tunji Olugbodi, the appointment of Adesida was one of the strategic moves of advancing the operational innovation of the group.
Adesida holds a first degree in dramatic arts from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, a diploma in filmmaking from New York Film Academy, USA and a certificate in marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)UK.
He is also an alumnus of the British Council/University of Glamorgan (now University of South Wales), Centre for Creative Enterprise Development (CCED) and associate member of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON).
Adesida by this appointment, according to the statement, would have oversight functions for creative content, operational excellence, new market development and digital transformation of the entire organisation.