LandWey Investment Limited, a distinguished leader in real estate and property development in Nigeria, announces the appointment of Sheila Ojei as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective September 4, 2023.
A statement by the company made available to newsmen in Lagos on Tuesday, said the strategic move marks a pivotal moment in LandWey’s journey towards achieving unparalleled excellence in the real estate sector.
Concurrently, Olawale Ayilara, the former Chief Executive Officer of the company, assumes fully the role of Group CEO at Oxygen Holdings, the esteemed parent company of LandWey.
Ojei, an accomplished professional, steps into her new role armed with a wealth of experience and expertise that spans diverse industries.
“Her mission is to lead LandWey towards sustainable growth, not only in Nigeria but also in burgeoning African markets, by overseeing a diverse portfolio of projects. With a remarkable track record in catalyzing business growth, crafting strategic marketing initiatives, and forging impactful partnerships, she brings a unique blend of skills honed in Finance, FMCG, Technology, Creative, and the Public Sector.”
In her own words, Sheila Ojei expressed her excitement about this significant appointment, saying, “I am thrilled to embrace this leadership role as part of LandWey’s commitment to redefining growth and making a lasting impact in the real estate arena. As we continue our journey to provide innovative housing solutions, our clients can trust in our unwavering commitment to operational excellence. I eagerly anticipate collaborating with a team of dynamic and passionate professionals to drive the company’s visionary goals.”
Before assuming her role as CEO, Ojei served as the Director of Strategy, Funding, and Stakeholder Management at the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF), where she spearheaded cross-functional initiatives encompassing strategy, fundraising, innovation, partnerships, and stakeholder management. Her previous contributions have consistently propelled organizations towards achieving their business objectives. Her skill set includes strategic leadership, program management, business development, and pioneering communication strategies.
Ojei’s impressive educational background comprises an MBA from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, a Master of Arts in Global Management from Regent’s University, London, United Kingdom, and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from St. John’s University, the Peter J. Tobin College of Business, New York, USA.
“LandWey stands on the cusp of an exciting new chapter under the capable leadership of Sheila Ojei, with an unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction.
“The company looks forward to a prosperous future as it continues to redefine the landscape of real estate in Africa and beyond.” the statement added.
LandWey Limited is a premier real estate and property development company dedicated to delivering exceptional housing solutions. With a commitment to innovation and customer-centricity, LandWey has consistently led the way in the real estate sector, and under the visionary leadership of Sheila Ojei, it is poised to achieve even greater heights of success.