Rasheed Adegoke is Chief Executive Officer of Algorism Limited, a digital transformation solutions provider.
Prior to founding Algorism in 2015, Rasheed had over 24 years professional experience covering IT, Management Consulting, Banking Operations and Strategy. Rasheed worked as a Transformational CIO in various Banks for 16 years of his career. This included two years as Director of Group Information Technology at United Bank for Africa Plc and four and half years as Chief Information Officer at First Bank of Nigeria Limited.
Rasheed had previously worked in the Strategy & Business Transformation directorate of UBA where he led the establishment of UBA’s Group Shared Services between February 2008 and January 2009 for which he bagged the CEO Award in December 2008. He had also previously worked at Unity Bank Plc, NNB International Bank, FCMB, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Computer Systems Associates and Fidelity Bank.
Rasheed graduated from the University of Ibadan in 1990 with First-Class Honours and a merit award as the best graduate in the faculty of science. He also holds an Executive MBA from the International Graduate School of Management (IESE), University of Navarra, Barcelona, Spain. Rasheed is a professional Fellow of both the Nigerian Computer Society (FNCS) and the British Computer Society (FBCS CITP), member Nigerian Institute of Management and Honorary member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers.
Rasheed served on the Presidential committee on National Broadband Strategy and also on the Techlaunchpad committee setup to encourage software entrepreneurship by the Federal Ministry of Communication Technology.