TOKUNBO OSHINYEMI – (CHAIRMAN/CEO – TOPGY GROUP)
Tokunbo Oshinyemi is the Founder /Group Chief Executive Officer of Topgy Systems and Management Consultants. He has been practicing as an IT Professional since 1992. He had a Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from Ogun State University Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State. He further studied to obtain a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi. He is a member of both the Nigeria Computer Science Society (MNCS) and Computer Regulatory Practitioner Council of Nigeria (MCPN).
Tokunbo Oshinyemi began his working career with Christiana School of Computer as a Lecturer in 1992, there he rose to the post of a Senior Lecturer in 1995 and a year later he became a Part – time Coordinator.
Of particular interest is United Bank of Africa (UBA) PLC where he worked as an IT Consultant for three years, there he trained over six thousand (6,000) UBA staff on Office Automation and all by himself led a team of Consultants to handle the Hardware part of UBA year 2000 Compliance project in 1999. In the same year he single-handedly executed the year 2000 Compliance Projects of Union Homes Saving and Loans Limited, Aerocontrol, Newline Insurance and Triumph Merchant Bank.
He was a Pioneer member/staff of Aptech Computer Education in Nigeria, there he worked as the Group Head Marketing, where he organized a lot of High – end users IT Application courses for multinational firms in Nigeria. He made Aptech a household name in Nigeria as it is known today and Aptech history would not be complete without mentioning the name of Tokunbo Oshinyemi and his immense contributions.
He left Aptech to work as a General Manager in Computer Concern Limited where he turned around the fortune of the company in a very short period. From there, he moved to Systemtech Services as an Assistant General Manager, Marketing and managed their Abuja office where he secured a lot of projects for them, before setting up Topgy Systems and Management Consultant in 2001. Today, Topgy Systems is the leading and foremost Fixed Assets Management Company in Nigeria and other West Africa countries having offices in Lagos, Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Benin Republic and Ghana. Tokunbo Oshinyemi is also the Group Chief Executive Officer of Topgy Group which is made of Topgy Systems & Management Consultant (Nigeria, Benin Republic & Ghana), Permanentmark Nigeria Limited and Barcode Solutions Limited. He was recently honoured with Africa’s prestigious award, Dr. Kwame Nkuruma Excellence in Enterprise Award, ICT category in Accra-Ghana and News In Africa ACHIEVERS GOLD Award in Nigeria. He is happily married to Mrs Esther Oshinyemi with two loving daughters.
Esther Oshinyemi - Managing Director

Esther Oshinyemi is a season front desk experts, she join Onward paper mills in 1989 as an Office Assistant and rise to the post of Manager in 2000 before she finally resign to private business. She is a founding member of Topgy Systems in 2001 and contributes tremendously to the growth of Topgy Systems in an advisory position and a Non-Executive Director. She became the Managing Director of Topgy Systems, Nigeria in January 2009 and has consistently lead the company with her team of dedicated management and staff to position Topgy for the new challenges ahead and to ensure that Topgy remain the leading fixed assets management company in Nigeria.

 
Patrick Izeze - Group Executive Director
A graduate of Informatics from Rome, Italy, Mr. Patrick Anthony Izeze, Technology Adviser, has wide experience analyzing computer systems and software applications.
He is well-versed in computer project implementation, involving support of LAN/WAN/MAN. He has attended various courses, seminars and workshops in Nigeria, United States & the United Kingdom in Systems Administration, Support of Technical Architecture and Management Information Systems.
He has worked in senior management positions in many leading bank for over 20 years, managing the information technology function through changes. He became the pioneer Managing Director of Permanentmark in January 2007, one of our subsidiary where he turn Permanentmark to an household name in Nigeria as a leading Vehicle Security Marking, he was redploy to Topgy Group in January 2009 as the Group Executive Director in charge of Information Technology and Operations.
Vitus Okwara - Director

Vitus Okwara graduated from Unilag with B.Sc in Accounting, member of Chartered Insitute of Bankers and Accountants. He has work in United Bank For Africa and Savanah Bank for close to two decades as a season Banker. He join Topgy Systems in 2006 as an Executive Director.

Hon. Umar Yahaya - Director

 

 

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Maurine Kewulezi - Executive Director - (Topgy Ghana)

Maurine Kewulezi graduated from Olabisi Onabanjo Universirty, Ago-Iwoye. Ogun State with B.Sc in Banking and Finance in 2003. She has ICAN ATS II in 1995 and potential member of Chartered Institute of Bankers. She started her working career with Gold Cooperation Limited as a Cashier in 1995, she move to Leo Studio Limited as an Accounting Officer, the position she hold till 2000. She joined Network Tech Liminted as an Accounting Officer/Cashier, the position she hold until she joined Topgy Systems & Management Consultant as an Accounting/Admin Officer in 2005. She has contributed tremendously to the growth of Topgy Systems in the area of administration and finance operation of the company. She was elevated to the post of Admin/Finance Manager May 2006 and Group Logistics & Business Process in October 2007. She became the Chief Operating Officer of PermanentMark Nigeria (a member of Topgy Group) in January 2009; the post she held until she was seconded to head our Ghana office as the Chief Operating Officer in October 2009. Upon resuming at Ghana, she has within a period of six months re-position the Ghana office as the leading fixed asset management company in Ghana

 

 

Romeo Codjo Hounmenou - Executive Director - (Topgy Benin)

 

HOUNMENOU Codjo Roméo est diplômé d’une licence en finance et Contrôle de gestion et actuellement prépare un master en finance et contrôle de gestion. Il a exercé en tant que comptable dans plusieurs entreprises au Bénin notamment dans le secteur de la micro finance. Il a été consultant indépendant auprès des ONGs et institutions. Il a en outre travaillé avec des cabinets de conception de logiciel sur beaucoup de projets. Il est cofondateur du cabinet CIELO CONSULTANTS, cabinet spécialisé dans l’externalisations des services généraux, avec lequel il a développé le progiciel INVENTOR+, un logiciel de gestion des actifs immobilisés. Il a ensuite travaillé sur plusieurs missions d’inventaires dans les entreprises au Bénin. Il a rejoint le Groupe TOPGY en décembre 2010. Il est actuellement le Directeur Général de TOPGY SYSTEMS & MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT BENIN-TOGO .

 
Blessing Inyang - Head, Logistic & Business Process

Blessing Inyang is the head of operations and project management Topgy Systems, a graduate of   Business Administration/Mathematics She joined Topgy Systems & Management Consultant as a Contract Staff in March 2006 to June 2008. Due to dedication and loyalty she became the Head of Operations July 2008 and was promoted to the position of Head, Operations/Project Management in December 2008. She is presently coordinating the projects of Oceanic Bank, BGL, UAC Dairies and Guinness nationwide.

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Cynthia Onwudinjo - Chief Marketing Officer

Cynthia Onwudinjo is the Chief Marketing Officer of Topgy Systems & Management Consultant. She has a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science and an MBA from the University of Lagos.
She worked with MultiLinks Telecommunications as a Customer Care Representative before joining Topgy early 2012. She has so far been contributing immensely to the growth of the company in all areas especially in business development and expansion.

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Oghenemine Owen - Head, Operations & Project Management

Oweh Oghenemine is the Head, Operations & Project Management of Topgy Systems and Management Consultant. She has a degree in English Language from Lagos State University and has a Professional Diploma in Health Safety and Environment from Gateway Industrial & Petro- Gas Institute, Oni, Ogun State, Nigeria. She started her career with Gateway Industrial & Petro - Gas Institute Oni, Ogun State as a Reporter and Investigator of accidents, conductor of welding and plumbing trainings early in 2009. She joined Topgy later in 2009 as a Technical Sales Executive. She was moved to the Operations & Project Management department in 2010 and due to her dedication and loyalty she became the Head of the department in 2011.

Sijibomi Solanke - Head, Business Support

Sijibomi Ayansiji Is the Head, Business & Software Support in Topgy Systems and Management Consultant. She has a Bachelor degree in Geophysics from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ogun State  and a Masters Degree in Geophysics from University of Lagos. She started her career with Olutayo Solanke & Co Chartered Accountants as a Personal Assistant to the Principal Partner in 2008 before joining Topgy after her National Youth Service Corp in 2009. She started as a Technical Sales Executive and due to her proficiency in Information Technology, she rose to the position of I.T executive in 2010. In 2011, she was promoted to the post of Head, Business & Software Support.

Benjamin Agadaga - Head, Production & System Network Support

Benjamin Agadaga is the Production Manager of Topgy Systems And Management

 

 

 

2001

July

Tokunbo Oshinyemi secured Topgy Systems & Management Consultant First Exclusive Reseller with Permanentmark Security Systems, Netherlands, the Worldwide distributor of Indelible Permanentmark Tagging Technology.

 


2001

October

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant was Incorporated in the State of Lagos, Nigeria.

2001

November

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant commences business as the foremost and leading Fixed Asset Management Company in Nigeria at 57, Olatunji Street, Ojota, Lagos.


 


2002

February

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her first project in Nigeria with Promasidor Nigeria Limited, formerly called Cowbell Milk.

February
Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her second project in Nigeria with Intercontinental Distillers Limited, the maker of Chelsea Dry Gin


 


2003

July

Guinness Nigeria Plc became the first Multinational to patronise our world class tagging technology, followed by Nestle in 2004 and Exxonmobil in 2005.


                


2003

July

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her second Exclusive Reseller from Assettrac of UK, the leading Asset Tracking Software company in Europe.

 


2004

November

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her third Exclusive Reseller from Selectamark of UK in Benin Republic, the leading Asset Tags Producer in UK


 


 2005

November 

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her fourth Exclusive Reseller from Tharo Systems Inc, the world leader in the Automatic Identification Industry, Tharo Systems is the author of Easylabel, a powerful and easy-to-use product indentification, barcode and RFID label design and printing software system. Tharo also manufactures the THARO H/V Series Label Printer and Printer Applicators.


 

 

 

2005

November


Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her fifth Exclusive Reseller from Datamax O’Neil formerly Datamax Pioneer, the world leader in production of Label, Thermal Transfer Ribbon and Printers

2006

April

United Bank For Africa, the leading Banking firm in Africa became the first to patronise our tagging technology when we handle their project branchwide successfully in Nigeria, follow by Skye Bank, Intercontinental Bank, Finbank, Bank PHB, Union Homes, Bank Of Industry, Oceanic Bank, Stanbic Bank, First Bank Microfinance and Bureau, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation and many more.

 

October  

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant celebrates in grand style the 5th Year Anniversary of successfully doing business in Nigeria and pioneering arrays of tagging technology.

October
Topgy Group also launches two new brands namely Permanentmark(R) and Barcode Solution to Nigeria market.

 


2007

December

The Group CEO, Tokunbo Oshinyemi visited Head Office of Permanentmark Security Systems in Bunde, Netherlands, an opportunity to discuss business prospects and expansion in Africa and to socialise after 6 years of business relationship.


 

2008

July

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant goes International by getting the first project outside Nigeria in far away Ghana, we secured project of Guinness Ghana Breweries Group, the most celebrated company in Ghana, through the recommendation of Guinness Nigeria that we have been working for since 2003.

September

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant establishes a branch in Ghana called Topgy Systems & Management Consultant (GH) Limited. Our office was declared open by His Excellence, the then President of Ghana, President Kuffou.

October
The Group CEO, Tokunbo Oshinyemi received a prestigious Dr. Kwame Nkrumah Africa Leadership Award in Accra, Ghana, in recognition of his Track Record Of Outstanding Achievement In Enterprise.

 

November
The Group CEO, Tokunbo Oshinyemi received another Award in Abuja, Nigeria, News In Africa “Achievers Gold Award”, in recognition of his Excellent Contributions to the Leadership and Entrepreneurial Excellence in Nigeria.

 

 


2010

June

Permanentmark Security Systems, Netherlands granted Topgy Systems & Management Consultant Exclusive Reseller for the Continent of Africa. The result of almost a decade of doing business together with high level of transparent and integrity.


 

2011

January

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured her Six Exclusive Reseller from Falken Secure Networks, Canada, the world leader in RFID Integration.


March

Topgy Group CEO, Tokunbo Oshinyemi was in Canada to discuss business expansion programme in Africa with the President of Falken Secure Networks and President of Polylabel Inc.  He also visited Tharo Systems in Ohio, USA to discuss Topgy business expansion programme with Tharo Director of Operations.

September
Topgy Systems & Management Consultant establishes a branch in Benin Republic that will be covering our business activities in Benin/Togo respectively called Topgy Systemes Benin SARL.

December
Topgy Group CEO, Tokunbo Oshinyemi was in United Kingdom to discuss business expansion programme in Africa with the Directors of Assettrac, UK

December
Topgy Systems & Management Consultant secured his first project in far away Liberia with Ecobank Liberia through a recommendation from Ecobank Ghana.


 


2012

August

Topgy Systems & Management Consultant received a prestigious 2012 African Governance & Corporate Leadership Award in Abuja, Nigeria, in recognition of his role in the Industry as the “Best Asset Verification, Registration & Tagging Technology Company in Nigeria”. The Award was given out by the Institute For Government Research & Leadership Technology (Established by Cap 436 Laws of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria 1990). We are humble that our Industry efforts were finally recognised by the Government of Nigeria.


 
 

Project Planning
Having been in the fixed asset automated tagging identification and barcode data capture business for five years Topgy Systems has an unsurpassed knowledge of what will work best in different situations, for different organizations. With this wealth of knowledge on barcoding products, systems and integration, the company can assess the most appropriate technologies, including RF and RFID, to provide solutions for various business environments.

This is achieved by detailed project planning, including site surveys and investigating the latest development in barcoding products, software and management systems to ensure a project and its component parts are as investment-proof as possible.
With this in mind, companies can feel confident that the planning put into a project by Topgy Systems will enable them to realize the benefits at the earliest opportunity.

Selection & Implementation
It is important to have the right equipment to do the task at hand, so over the years Topgy Systems has developed strong partnerships with respected names in the world of Fixed Assets Tagging technology and barcoding technologies such as Permanentmark – Netherlands, Assettrac - UK, Selectamark - UK, Barcodebuyer - UK, Datamax - USA, Tharo – USA, Symbol USA, and Zebra -USA: some of the world leading manufacturers of barcoding integration equipment.

This partnership offers access to a data base of competitive products, giving our customer the satisfaction of knowing they are getting added value at all times coupled with short lead times for project implementation.

Topgy Systems technical / operation teams have handled a lot of challenging fixed assets management projects successfully with many multinational firms and banking industry. Our client’s can always be assured that they are getting the latest tagging / barcoding products for their projects, they are therefore guaranteed to realize an early return on their investment.

Software & Integration
To fully realise the potential of a barcoding project, having the right software is paramount. Standard software can be ideal, but where the demands of the project exceed the scope of standard packages, the company’s software development teams are available, from analysis through development and documentation to deployment and support.

Topgy Systems has the expertise for all levels of development, from solutions involving database applications running on a handful of desktop PCs, through to development of a full -scale client-server or multi-tier system.
We have been able to implement our world-class fixed assets tracking software for many multinational firms and banking industry in Nigeria.

Warranty & Service
Warranty and services support to the very highest levels are key factors of all major barcoding projects and integrated applications.

Topgy Systems has unsurpassed knowledge of management techniques as solution provider of auto identification and offers multi- level, end- user support to numerous blue-chip clients on our physical asset and tracking software (Asset Performer) and barcode software (Easylabel).

A quick and effective response to product performance issues is integral to minimizing customer downtime and therefore gives enhanced return-on- investment time scales for every project planned, implemented and supported by Topgy Systems.Our Knowledge Management Techniques is truly a practice or discipline that involves people, processes, and technology.

FREQUENTLY ASK QUESTIONS

QUESTION-1: What are Topgy Systems Vision and Mission

ANWSER-1:
OUR VISION
To be the First and Best Fixed Assets Management (Asset Verification/Tagging) and IT Assets Management Company in Africa, and to secure all classes of company movable and fixed assets.

OUR MISSION
To computerized organizations fixed assets and creates a financial accounting of links of these assets location-wide using well motivated employees and the best technology, in an environment that delivers value to all stakeholders while maintaining our focus on products/services that guarantee better living and working condition in the economy

 

QUESTION-2: What are Topgy Systems Services?

ANWSER-2:  Topgy Systems Services ranges from Fixed Asset Verification, Reconciliation, Valuation, Tagging, Asset Management Software and RFID Integration Experts.

 

QUESTION-3: What make Topgy Systems Services superior and better than other competitors?

ANWSER-3:  Topgy Systems is the pioneer computerized marking company and leading fixed assets management consultant in West Africa and the Exclusive agent of PERMANENTMARK® SECURITY SYSTEMS PLC, NETHERLANDS, ASSETTRAC, UK, THARO SYSTEMS, DATAMAX O’NEIL, USA, FALKEN SECURE NETWORKS, POLYLABEL, CANADA.

 

QUESTION-4: What make Topgy Systems Services unique?

ANWSER-4:  Topgy Systems Services are unique in the following ways:

  • Project Planning
  • Selection/Implementation
  • Software & Integration
  • Warranty Service

 

 

QUESTION-5: How did Topgy Systems handle it Verification and Reconciliation Exercise?

ANWSER-5:  Topgy Systems consistently reconcile the physical fixed assets with the existing asset register, this enable us to know what is on ground physically that is not missing in the asset register and what is in the asset register that is not physically found on ground and produce a consolidated fixed assets register for your organization to ensure proper planning by the management

 

QUESTION-6: What kind of Asset Tags can Topgy Systems provide?

ANWSER-6:  We have variety of world class tagging technology such as Tamper proof
label, Indelible Permanentmark, Void Label, Paint/Grease Resistant Label and Supermark (combination of tamper proof label and Indelible permanentmark). We researches on the needs of our potential and existing clients before recommending tags for their fixed assets.

 

QUESTION-7: What kind of Tag will be suitable for Assets in the Factory?

ANWSER-7:  Paint/Grease Resistant Label as the label can withstand the harsh environment in factory environment and no amount of grease or painting of equipment will affect the visibility of the tag.

 

QUESTION-8: What about Clients that require Tamper proof label for easy asset electronic verification and Indelible Permanentmark for Security of the asset and will not want them used on the asset separately.

ANWSER-8:  We have design a tag called Supermark for that purpose, this is a world class tag that enable client to track and verified their assets electronically and still secure the asset with permanentmark technology.


QUESTION-9: How avoidable are your tags?

ANWSER-9:  Topgy Systems tags are avoidable despite the fact that our tags are of highest quality, we still ensure that our client get value for their money.

 

QUESTION-10: What about available of your tags?

ANWSER-10:  Topgy Systems has the capacity to produce minimum of 30,000 tags within one week, we are about the only company that can produce all the tagging technologies in Nigeria.

 

 

QUESTION-11: What edge did your Fixed Asset Management Software has over others?

ANWSER-11:  Topgy Systems Fixed Asset Management Software has the following edge and benefits over our competitors’ software:
a). Developed and support 100% locally.
b). Ability to integrate with a barcode scanner that enable user to do electronic verification and electronic tracking with audit trail.
c). It can be integrated with any legacy accounting software
d). Has features common to any fixed asset/accounting software.
e). IRFS Compliant as it support componentisation of assets from parent to sub-asset etc