TERNA SEGHER-Principal Associate/CEO/HR GENERALIST
ACE HR CONSULTING was founded in 2011 by an association of HR Professionals and headed Mr. Terna Segher. Mr. Segher has over 20 years post graduate experience managing HR programs in international and local organizations including the following:
Senior HR Officer (Head), Family Health International Nigeria at inception of FHI Nigeria from 2004 to 2007.
HR Administrator (Head), US Government’s Education for Development and Democracy Initiative Community Resource Center Project in Nigeria in 2003 to 2004. Country Human Resources Manager Asea Brown Boveri Nigeria (ABBNG) 2009 -2010; Personnel and Administration Manager, West Africa Milk Company (Nig) Plc (Friesland Dairy Foods of Holland) – Integrated Dairy Farm Division, 1993 – 2001; Head of HR, Suburban Telecommunication West Africa (Nig) Ltd) 2008. HR Manager, Consolidated Breweries (Nig) Plc Nigeria. Other Appointments:
Appointed by the ENHANSE (USAID)/Futures Group International, Washington DC in 2008 to create a staff manual for National AIDS & STD Control Program (NASCP) of Nigeria within the context of public service rules and regulations and NASCP goals, objectives, strategies and key components. (2008).
Appointed as National Consultant to work on the UK Department for International Development (DFID) support program for PRINN to review the distribution and utilization of health human resources in Jigawa state Nigeria within the context of the minimum health package. (2008).
Appointed by development Research and Projects Centre (dRPC) Kano under organization by the Institute of International Education (IIE) USA to coordinate an assessment study of organizations providing leadership development training in Nigeria. (2008).
Mr. Segher has attended several local and international HR trainings, has a BA degree in Public Administration from Ahmadu Bello University in 1986 and is pursuing an MBA degree in Human Resources Management. He is Associate, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (ACIPM), Associate, Chartered Nigerian Institute of Management (AMNIM). Mr. Segher was elected award winner for integrity during his National Service in 1987. He has received numerous specialized trainings in scope of Human Resources Management locally and internationally.
Beyond business, Mr Segher is a "hommie" who enjoys spending his leisure time with family and friends. Also he loves his jogging time, playing chess and table tennis with his great kids; and of course tending to his dog, "Senator" and his expectant team of rabbits, local chickens and Cane rats (Grass Cutters) in his home backyard. Mr Segher is also a philantropist who derives much fulfilment in helping those with various needs that he can meet.
| OGUNMOLA UDODE AFOLABI - (SENIOR ASSOCIATE, PAYROLL)
Mr. Afolabi has over 15 years hand-on experience in Payroll Administration, Accounting and Financial Management. His academic qualifications include MBA, HND and OND Accounting and Finance. Mr Afolabi is memberCertified National Accountant (CNA), Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACTI), Forensic Accounting Certification Training, and Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, 2014.
Mr Afolabi has acquired the Advanced Financial Management Training, Global Galaxy Consult in Dubai 2014 and Management of Internal Controls, Budgeting & Financial Management SFCG, Dakar Senegal in 2016; .
Prioir to joining Ace, Mr. Afolabi has served in various top professional capacities including as Finance Manager, Vision Project, USAID, EngenderHealth/JHU, 2001 to 2004; Senior Finance Manager, FHI360 GHAIN/USAID 2005 to 2006 and 2008- Dec, 2011; Senior Finance, Grants & Compliance Officer, Catholic Relief Services AIDSRelief Project, 2006 to 2008; Conditional Cash Transfer Advisor NPHCDA/FMOH (SURE-P Project, 2012 to 2015; and Grants Compliance Manager, Search For Common Ground (PWA11 Project) 2015 to June 2017. )
Mr. Afolabi is extensively involved in financial capacity building including facilitating the Capacity Building Accountant, FHI360 (SIDHAS Project) 2013; UNFPA Payroll Management Consultant, 2014 and Organizational Development Consultant, Financial (ODA) FHI360/Deloitte (SIDHAS Project) 2016.
OLUCHI LYNDA ATOYEBI – Associate (HR Generalist)
Oluchi has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Ahamdu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria and is currently undergoing MBA with specialization in Human Resource Management at Nile Turkish University.
Oluchi’s professional experience includes working in various HR Management roles managing generalist HR duties at Prizemark limited, Omaplex law firm and Atomike Consultants. Oluchi is a very successful people-engagement expert adding great value in managing the high profile clientele of Ace. She joined Ace in 2016,
Oluchi has worked as an admin officer in Prizemark limited a private company where my duties included but were not limited to; managing customer relation, procurement, assisting management in developing employee compensation plan and many more. She has also worked as a consultant for various companies such as Omaplex law firm, Atomike consultants where she was part of teams that conducted recruitment exercises as well as rightsizing exercises, developed company handbooks, developed HR policies for companies.
Oluchi is currently undergoing her MBA with specialization in human resource management as she is building a build a career in human resource management.
OBISESAN AGBOOLA - Senior Associate (HR Generalist)
Mr Agboola joined Ace HR Consulting Limited in 2014 as Principal Partner having previously worked as Mr Segher’s colleague at Consolidated Breweries Plc,Lagos.
AGBOOLA Emmanuel has over twenty year’s experience as Human Resources practitioner in various organisations in the manufacturing sector where he held a variety of posts. He began his career in the Textile sector where he held the post of human resource and training manager where he has extensive dealings of leading a huge workforce in various branches with a wide range of human resources and administrative assignments ranging from induction to exit management from 1990-1996.
Joined the Chemical and Non-metallic sector in 1998 but prior to this he was engaged by Westcoast for intervention in training and changing management style and organisational culture in 1997.At the Chemical and Non-metallic sector, he was able to develop strategic management of industrial relations that culminated in improved quality of service delivery. As an employee champion, he innovated and installed staff canteen and contracted health provider retainers for the workforce.
Having taken particular interest in the food and beverage industry because of the relevance of the sector in the economic life of individuals, he moved to Consolidated breweries plc in 1999 and stayed till 2006.During this period he was saddled with a wide range of responsibilities covering resourcing, reward management, performance management and strategic industrial relations communication facilitated through the setting up joint consultative committee in the organisation
Thereafter, he was at Leventis Plc group where he was seconded to their joint venture from 2008-2013 with employees comprising various ethnics and nationalities which necessitated enthronement of diversity management. At this duty post, he was able with his team to accomplish staff handbook policy review, designed reference check format, employee bond agreement, top to bottom HR self audit, training matrix, job description central to hiring and provided detailed HR process mappings.
Agboola is a member of industrial relations association, institute of personnel management of Nigeria and management institute of Nigeria. He is ACIPM, MA and MBA in Management.
AJIBIKE ADEWOLE Associate (HR Generalist)
Ms Adewole has been working with Ace on project basis since early 2016 and now joins fully as Senior Associate.
Ms Adewole’s summary background include, Education, Qualifications:
2015 - 2017, London School of Business and Finance MBA in Human Resources - In view.
Folwyn Nigeria Limited Wuse II, Abuja Nigeria March - April 2016 Human Resource Consultant.
British Gas, Manchester, United Kingdom November 2010 – November 2011 Customer Care Team Leader, November 2011 – November 2012 Team Manager, December 2012 – September 2014 Human Resource Manager, October 2014 – January 2016, Learning Coach.
FAITH OKPANACHI - Manager, Payroll projects
Faith Okpanachi – Payroll Manager Associate
Faith is directly responsible for directly managing and upkeeping the outsourced payroll projects at Ace. He provides additional support regarding salary surveys, pay scale and compensation design..
Faith is a long practicing hands-on expert in upkeep, preparation and implementation of payroll and employee relations matters. He directly drives the day to day interface with clients to ensure credible and strict compliance required statutorily, such as PAYE tax, pension, NSITF, insurance, etc.
Faith is an expert in the knowledge and application of spreadsheets and accounting software including Microsoft Excel, Access, QuickBooks, SUN System, Sage payroll and ICT management systems.
Other areas of Faith’s expertise include employee data administration and employee rewards and welfare management.
Faith has over 8 years of experience in HR and payroll Management and Industrial Relations across a wide range of demanding roles and work conditions including designing the organisational structure and HR policy manual for enterprise Companies. Faith’s regular employment work experience include working as Payroll Officer for Suburban West Africa and its five subsidiaries (Suburban Telecom, Suburban Systems, Suburban SBVI, Suburban Broadband & CTAccess Ltd) for over eight years.
Faith has a B.sc in Accountancy and MBA in Human Resources Management, Certificate in Accounts and Audits etc. He has attended several training courses such as improving and updating knowledge and skills in workforce compensation, reward strategies, tactics to attract and retain human resource and talents, etc.
Faith is a member of Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) and Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN). Faith is married with children.
Ayo Tolulope Akande - Business Development Associate
Ayo has a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from University of Abuja. He is also a qualified Computer Engineer.
Ayo has worked in different walks of life which according to him has honed his versatility and resilience and has heightened his productivity in the fast-paced world of Human Resources Management.
Ayo maintains that his training as a Computer Engineer availed him the opportunity to work as a free-lance computer service personnel. His other previous work experience includes employments at Bismark Computers, Alberto Technologies, and freelance marketing consultant for PWAN Homes Nigeria Limited and for Konga Online Market.
Ayo is a natural marketer, a Public Speaker, professional trainer; committed and key in growing the market base of Ace.