Urgent Press release
March 19, 2021
Centre LSD gets first Director of Strategy
The African Centre for Leadership, Strategy & Development (Centre LSD) has appointed its first Director of Strategy, Mr. Itia Otabor.
Otabor who early March resumed the role, is a versatile, multi competent, value loaded and thoroughbred Professional with over twenty years of varied exposures and experience that spans Strategy Consulting, Sales, Marketing, Media Relations, Advertising and Events Management.
A release by the Executive Director of the Centre, Mr. Monday Osasah, said Otabor, an advising Consultant and Organizational Human Capital Development Strategist, holds a first degree in Chemistry from the University of Ibadan and a master’s in strategic management from the Ogun State University, Ago Iwoye. He is a Fellow of both the Institute of Strategic Management, Nigeria (ISMN) and Mentoring and Career Development Institute (MCDI). He is the immediate Past Chairman of ISMN Board & Body of Fellows (2014-2018). A founding member of Learning and Development Network International (LDNI) in Nigeria where he is a Certified Learning & Development Specialist.
Otabor served as Director, Membership Services and Chairman, Financial Services and General Consultancy / Training Trade Group at the Port Harcourt Chambers of Commerce. He led and implemented several strategy, leadership and Human Capital Development projects both locally and Internationally. He hosted the Annual Executive Leadership Retreat Programme in Johannesburg South Africa from 2010- 2018, and the International Small Business Congress (ISBC) in Abuja in September 2019.
He is an Author, a Pastor and married with two children###