Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has named seven people as key advisers to him.
The new appointees, according to his Chief Press Secretary (CPS) Kunle Somorin, in a statement are; Chief Economic Adviser Dapo Okubadejo; Senior Special Adviser on Political Affairs Tunji Egbetokun and Special Adviser on Information Modele Sarafa-Yusuf.
Others are Special Adviser, Government House Babatunde Olaotan;
Special Adviser on Job Creation and Youth Empowerment Mr Lekan Olude; Special Adviser on Housing Jamiu Akande Omoniyi and Senior Special Assistant on New Media SF Emmanuel Ojo.
Okubadejo is a Partner & Africa Head of Deal Advisory & Private Equity at KPMG.
He is an expert on Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Project Finance, Investments, Private Equity and business transformation.
With about 28 years of professional experience, he has acted as Corporate Financial Adviser to many foreign and local investors in Nigeria and across Africa.
Egbetokun was Speaker, Ogun State House of Assembly between 2008 and 2011. He had also served in the capacity of Senior Special Adviser, Political and Intergovernmental Affairs between 2011 and 2014. Before then, he was Secretary to the Obafemi Owode Local Government.
Mrs. Sarafa-Yusuf is an award-winning media practitioner with a cumulative 32 years of experience in journalism and Marketing Communications. She has varied experience contributing to, and leading, corporate marketing and internal communications.