IDCA Welcomes Olaleye Babatunde of Afreximbank to the Technical Standards Committee
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Washington D.C., November 30, 2018: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that Olaleye Babatunde of Afreximbank has joined the IDCA Technical Standards Committee.
Olaleye Babatunde is Head of Information Technology at African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), a multilateral trade finance institution headquartered in Cairo Egypt.
Olaleye has over two decades of cognate experience in managing corporate information technology function in the financial sector and leading high performing multi-cultural teams in Africa. He was previously Chief Information Officer at Stanbic IBTC Bank Nigeria, a member of Standard Bank Group of South Africa.
His solid professional track record includes aligning technology with enterprise strategy and leading successful delivery of large technology projects such as data center & private cloud infrastructure procurement and information security standards implementation. He has also led successful implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning and Core Banking projects.
His executive education includes Digital Business Transformation and High Performance Leadership programs at IMD Switzerland, Business Leadership program at IESE Business School, Spain and Senior Leadership Program at Global Leadership Centre in South Africa. He holds an MBA and M. Sc. in Computer Science. He is also certified on The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF).
About IDCA Technical Standards Committee - Technical Standards Committee represents IDCA’s interest in matters pertaining to standards. The committee is composed of elite members from diverse yet premier data center, cloud and application centric organizations who bring decades of experience to the issues and challenges of the data center industry. Its primary mission is to develop a holistic standards and key performance indicator framework that incorporates well established third party industry standards and KPIs, as well as developing new standards and KPI models where gaps exist in the industry’s standards library to help empower and structure information technology, data centers and cloud. It also conducts research on the future needs and requirements, and its members serve as standards advocates and resources for their organizations and industry segments. More on the IDCA Technical Standards Committee: https://www.idc-a.org/about-idca
About IDCA - Headquartered in Washington D.C., the IDCA was established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction to the information technology, data center and cloud industry. IDCA’s core mission is to aid in standardizing the feasibility, approach, selection, design, implementation, documentation and operation of data centers via modern-day processes and methodologies. IDCA is paving the way for professionals in power, cooling, network, system, storage, software, application, physical security, IT security, civil, architecture, telecommunication, structured cabling, safety, business continuity, operations, management, engineering, finance, legal, sales, marketing, HR, virtualization and cloud to all gather under one roof, with one mission, and for one industry. Thus far, thousands of professionals from both the government sector, such Department of Social Security, NASA, the U.S. House of Representatives, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, Department of State, as well as major conglomerates such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, AWS, MLB, Experian, Ericsson, eBay, AOL, Salesforce, Digital Realty, Visa, MasterCard, The World Bank, Verizon, AIG, T-Mobile, Expedia, Time Warner and others have been educated, trained and certified by IDCA. More on IDCA:: idc-a.org