Leadership

Senior Managing Partner / Raglan Technologies

Boye Dare

Boye has over 19 years of professional experience across Ireland and the UK in the Information Technology (IT) industry providing managed IT services in such areas as Software Quality Assurance, Project Management, Change Management, Business Analysis and Requirement Engineering. He has worked with different IT consulting firms such as Accenture UK, Sogeti Ireland, Deloitte Ireland as well as businesses amongst which are Barclays Bank, Bank of Ireland, The Hartford, AxA Life Invest, Novartis, Eirgrid, Irish Life KBC Bank and Aercap on different software development projects.

He is a strategic thinker and relationship builder with strong client management and people instincts. He is a leader with sophisticated strategy and design skills; exceptional facilitation and relationship building and communication skills. Highly organized and thrives in fast-paced, goal-oriented environment; an adept listener and problem solver, able to effectively identify and marshal resources towards areas of opportunity and challenges.

Boye is a graduate of Philosophy from Ondo State University, Certificate in Information Security for Business from Technological University Dublin, Certificate in Leadership & Management from University College Dublin and Post Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Dublin City University Ireland. He also holds several IT professional qualifications.

Boye is a founding member of Nigerian Software Testing Qualification Board (NGSTQB), member of International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP), Irish Computer Society, ISACA, itSMF, APMG and Associate Member BCS.

Senior Partner – Business Development

Tope Akinwande

Mr Tope Akinwande is an alumnus of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile -Ife where he graduated with a B.A in English Studies having attended St Thomas Aquinas College, Akure and Federal Government College Okigwe for his secondary school education.
He later proceeded to Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma for his MBA (Marketing)
Currently a Senior Partner with Raglan Technologies,he is also a sales and marketing consultant for various companies, Mr Akinwande had an extensive working career in sales and marketing function across blue chip companies like Sona Breweries (now NBL), Intercontinental Distilleries Nigeria Ltd, and Dangote PLC among others for over 20years.
He has attended professional courses, training and seminars in all aspects of sales and marketing function.

Widely travelled, he is an Associate member of Nigerian Institute of Marketing, several social and charity organisations.

He loves reading, traveling and meeting people.

Senior Partner - Finance & Assurance Services

Sunny Nwakaji, (MSc, FCA, ACTI, ACCA)

Sunny holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting & Finance from Liverpool John Moore’s University United Kingdom and MSc in Oil and Gas Accounting from Robert Gordon University, Scotland. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), an Associate member Chartered Institute of Taxation, Nigeria (CITN) and an Associate member Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
He is a seasoned Chartered and Certified Accountant with over 25 years of experience covering the full range of accounting, auditing, taxation and captive and risk management consulting. He has extensive international experience managing a diverse portfolio of clients in various sectors including but not limited to public sector, financial services, telecommunication, oil and gas and manufacturing.
Sunny started his accounting career with the firm of BowoOlagbegi& Co. (Chartered Accountants) as an Audit Trainee and rose to the position of Audit Manager. He also worked with Continental Reinsurance Plc, Lagos, Aon Insurance Managers Dublin, Ireland and OBF Insurance Group, Dublin, Ireland.

He is on the board of Nigerian Software Testing Qualification Board (NGSTQB), West African Irish Chamber of Commerce, Airton Broomhill Consulting Limited and Raglan Technologies Limited.

Senior Partner – Software Quality Assurance

Tunde Dare

Tunde Dare is a Principal Partner at Raglan Technologies Limited. Prior to joining Raglan Technologies Limited, Tunde has built a successful professional career in IT with expertise in Software Quality Assurance, Requirements Engineering, Database Administration and Data Analytics.

He has worked across different industries including Banking, Pharmaceuticals, Medicals, Transport, and Insurance in Switzerland in different capacities. Tunde has certifications in Software Quality Assurance, Tricentis Tosca Automation, Requirements Engineering, Project Management, Oracle Database Adminstration and AWS Administration. He is a member of several professional bodies including ISTQB, SAQ, IREB, APMG, OCP and AWS. He is a founding member of Nigerian Software Testing Qualifications Board (NGSTQB).

Tunde holds a bachelor’s degree in Geology from a Nigerian University. He is enthusiastic and passionate about software quality assurance improvement. He is married with 2 children.