Ayodeji is the Executive Vice President of Product & Operations at Appzone Group.
Over the past 10 years, he has successfully built, managed, and scaled several successful technology products in consulting with KPMG & Africa Prudential, educational technology with Gidimobile, e-commerce with Mall for Africa, and in the financial technology industries with 9pay and Interswitch Group.
Deji is also a startup entrepreneur and currently serves on the board of Tredford as a Director. He is the lead product consultant with Blackcopper, a digital bank that provides financial and business support for small businesses. He was previously an early co-founder helping to build and scale Fichaya, a cleantech that seeks to revolutionize the way people clean their personal spaces.
Deji is currently undergoing an executive program with Stanford Graduate School of Business and previously completed an executive education program with Kellogg School of Management. He obtained his first degree in Computer Science at Covenant University and an MBA with a focus on marketing at the University of Lagos.
He comes from a family of five with two younger sisters: Folake, a commercial banker, and Omowunmi, a corporate lawyer.