In its bid to become a leader in the African tech space, Task Systems Limited a pioneering force in the West African Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector, has appointed Mrs. Gozy Ijogun a renowned transformative leader, as Managing Director effective April 1, 2023.
A statement by the company said Ijogun has a rich professional history in the digital technology realm, beginning at the age of 25, and armed with a degree in Chemistry from University College London and a Master of Science degree in Accounting, Organizations, and Institutions from the London School of Economics, when she made a significant impact on Nigeria’s digital landscape by setting up TD-Mobile, Nigeria’s first structured mobile devices distribution company.
She propelled the company to generate a substantial N38bn in revenue within its first year of operation, guiding the organization from its initial team of seven to become TD Africa Distributions Limited, now a dominant player in technology distribution in sub-Saharan Africa, representing more than 25 top global brands and introducing a plethora of ICT solutions that consolidated its standing as a solutions-focused tech firm.
Speaking on the appointment, Leo Stan Ekeh, Chairman of Task Systems said “Gozy’s proven leadership, strategic acumen, and her passion for technology make her the perfect fit for Task Systems Ltd. Her impressive track record and innovative vision align seamlessly with our growth trajectory. We are excited to usher in this new era under her stewardship.”
Reflecting on her appointment, Ijogun expressed honour at joining “Task Systems, a company that has consistently been at the forefront of tech innovation. We have a remarkable opportunity to grow and become the leading integrated technology and services company in Africa, and I am enthusiastic about leading Task Systems into this future.”
Apart from her commercial accomplishments, the statement said Mrs. Ijogun is also deeply committed to social change, having being instrumental to launching “This is Me,” a Corporate Social Responsibility initiative championed by TD Africa to aid individuals and uplift their dignity.
With 36 years of industry leadership, Task Systems has consistently provided innovative ICT solutions across various industries, including oil, banking, media, manufacturing, and the public sector. The company has received over 27 global awards for its exceptional contributions.
With the visionary leadership of Mrs. Ijogun, Task Systems is poised for unprecedented growth and success, the statement added.