Meet Our Team

Sustainability

Graceco’s approach to Sustainability is entrenched in both our respect for the communities we operate in and the lives we touch daily. Therefore, it is our desire to not only improve the lives of people by providing quality products and inputs but also to ensure that we care for the livelihood of the local communities as well.

We achieve this by sourcing the highest quality inputs, applying the best technology to our processes, delivering innovative and highly impactful products to our clients, and caring for our communities in ways that ensure the betterment of lives.

We would continue to build the capacity to grow sustainably because doing so guarantees the highest quality of life for our communities and people.

About Us

Graceco is built on a history of quality and innovation that dates back over 40 years. It is the consolidation of the industrial production activities of two family owned companies; Gracekal Enterprises Limited and Bakers World Limited.

The company processes, packages and distributes food products all over Nigeria and Internationally.

Executive Directors

Princess Grace Adebayo Adefulu

MD / CEO

The Story of GraceCo cannot begin without Princess Grace Adebayo Adefulu - our MD and founder of GraceCo.

Olatunji Kalejaiye

Executive Director of Engineering & Special Projects

He holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He is a qualified, Information Technology and Clinical Database Development Professional with over 25 years post qualification experience. He is well grounded in EDC Database analysis, design and building. His work experience in engineering, computing, consulting, sales and management was acquired while in the United States of America where he worked for various companies at top management levels. Tunji loves to travel the world.

Olatunde Kalejaiye

Executive Director, Finance, Strategy and Administration

He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Computer Science) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria and Master’s degree in Information Security at the University of London, Royal Holloway. His hobbies include playing golf and reading.

Adedayo Oshinnaiye

Executive Director of Operations & Supply Chain

He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Financial Economics from the University of Rochester as well as a certificate in Management Studies from the Simon Business School, Rochester, New York. Prior to joining the Graceco Management Team, he worked in various Fortune 500 companies as a Programmer Analyst Project. His hobbies include reading and working.

Management Team

Owolabi Johnson Olaoluwa

General Manager - Operations

Owolabi Johnson Olaoluwa has a Higher National Diploma in Accounting from Osun State Polytechnic.
He is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
He has more than 8 years’ experience as an Accountant and Internal auditor in manufacturing and hospitality industries. He has over 3 years (still counting) experience in Supply Chain and Operations. He is a CISCOM member (Certificate in supply chain and operations management). He loves watching and playing football.

Dennis Afortukpe

Financial Controller

He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant with MSc. in International Accounting and Finance from University of Liverpool. He has over 18 years of experience in Finance; he has worked with Ashour Corporation Fzco Dubai as Financial Controller. He has also worked with Zinox technologies in diverse roles and his last role was as a Financial Adviser to the Group Chairman. Dennis is a major soccer fan.

Ogundare Peter Olubukola

General Manager, Sales

He has over 20 years’ experience in sales of FMCG. Prior to joining Graceco Limited he worked with Premium Farms as Head of Sales and Nigerian Bottling Company as Area Sales Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Education) degree in English and Literary studies from OAU.
His hobbies are travelling and watching football.

Jacob Ekene Ogoh

Compliance Manager

Jacob has a Higher National Diploma In Food Science and Technology with over nine years working experience in the Fast Moving Consumers Goods (FMCG) which cut across several departments such as: production, quality control, safety, sales and regulatory compliance. He is a certified ISO 22000:2015 internal auditor. His hobbies are travelling and researching.

Adedolapo Adebisi

Public Relations and Marketing Manager

Dolapo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Banking and Finance from Babcock University. She was a Business Banker at Stanbic IBTC Bank prior to joining Graceco Limited. Dolapo is a certified Digital Marketing Professional with certifications from Digital Marketing Skill Institute as well as Google. Her hobbies include: cooking, traveling and enjoying time with family.

Obafemi Oluwatobiloba

Engineering Services Manager

An Electro-mechanical Engineer with a result-oriented demeanour having over five (5) years of progressive experience in the FMCG and Service industry. His wealth of experience spans Asset care and General Plant maintenance with functional skillsets in Mechanical Design, Industrial Control and Maintenance. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, a Post graduate Degree in Technology Management from the National Centre for Technology Management, Technical and other training/course Certificates in Automation and Industrial Control, Project Management, Six Sigma, Nano technology and Nanosensors etc. from renowned foreign and local Institutions. He is a member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). In his spare time, he either goes on a boat cruise or hangout with friends & loved ones.

Shola Amao

Facility Manager

Olawale Raji

Health and safety Manager

Olawale holds an M.Sc. in Environmental control and management and B.Sc. Microbiology from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun state. He worked as an Environmental Health and safety consultant prior to joining Graceco limited. Olawale is a certified Health and safety professional with certifications in NEBOSH IGC, ISO 45001(Lead Auditor), ISO 22001(Internal Auditor as well as Microsoft office proficiencies. His hobbies include; travelling and Reading.

Oyedeji Abiodun

Quality Control Manager

Oyedeji Abiodun has Higher National Diploma in Food Science and Technology from Federal Polytechnic Ilaro, Ogun state. A member of Nigeria Institute of Food Science and Technology. She has more than 5years experience as an Quality Control/ Assurance Officer.

Hakeem Onifade

Business Development & Special Project Manager

Saheed Lawal

Category Manager, Bakers Choice