Lampe Omoyele serves as the head of Nielsen’s commercial operations in West Africa leading the team responsible for all client service, strategy and operational execution across all West African markets. Lampe is an accomplished business leader with 25 years’ experience, gained in top multinational companies in markets across Africa. He brings a deep understanding of African marketplace dynamics across fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), retail and telecommunication industries.
Prior to joining Nielsen in 2015, Mr. Omoyele held numerous leadership positions at Cadbury, Zain (now Airtel), PZCussons and Glaxo Smith Kline. He was 2nd Vice-President, Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN), 2011-2015 and was conferred with Chartered Marketer (CIM-UK) status in 2009.
Mr. Omoyele holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Biochemistry from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow: National Institute of Marketing in Nigeria (NIMN); Member: Advertisers Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON), and an alumnus of the Lagos Business School. Lampe is an adjunct faculty member of the Orange Academy and Pan-Atlantic University where he teaches marketing strategy, and serves on the Board of Trustees of several charitable organisations.