Meet Our New General Manager For Nigeria

MEET OUR NEW GENERAL MANAGER FOR NIGERIA: The Board of GIL Automations is proud to announce the appointment of Olawale Akande as new General Manager for Nigeria Operations effective December 4, 2017.


Engr. Olawale Akande is a graduate of Electrical Engineering from the University Of Ilorin, Nigeria. He joined GIL Automation almost seven years ago, as the training coordinator of our Lagos office, and moved to the position of system engineer, and later promoted to the position of the Assistant General Manager – Project and services.

As AGM Projects, Wale led our Projects team to successful delivery of over 30 projects.  Wale also led GIL team to CSIA certification and increased skills and competence of system engineers.

Olawale Akande is a certified Project Management Professional by PMI, Certified Automation Professional (CAP) by ISA, and a member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) just to mention a few.

Olawale Akande has a track record of driving high performing teams and meeting customer expectations.

Olawale Akande will bring onboard, his strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with stakeholders, partners, senior leaders and vendors towards our vision of being our clients’ best partner in providing systems that work.

Please join us to congratulate our new GM.

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