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EBS Team

  • Basit Arogundade

    Basit Arogundade is an experienced executive with over 25 years of Technology and Business Leadership experience both in IT and Telecommunications. His in-depth technology and business experience covers a wide variety of functions, including Business & Technology management, Solution Development & Delivery (OSS/BSS),  Telecommunications network standards and protocols, Program Management and C-Level Engagements.

    For 11 years, Basit was responsible for MTNN IT Business Plan, with specific focus on Enterprise Architecture and Strategic Planning, and the alignment of MTN IT strategy with the overall business plan, global telecommunications and Technology trends.

    Basit brings his entrepreneurial skills and wealth of experience to managing Estuary Business Solutions (EBS) a Business Consulting firm he started in 2013 – he continues to leverage on his local and international experience to run EBS, positioning the company in the forefront of value-Adding dynamic & Innovation service development covering almost all business verticals.

    • Managing Partner / CEO, EBS Africa & Middle East,
    • Deputy CIO/GM IS Enterprise Architecture and Strategic Planning (MTN Nigeria), 10.5yrs
    • B.Eng (Hons) – Communications Engineering, University of Kent At Canterbury, Kent, UK
    • M.Sc – IT Planning, University College London
    • Harvard Alumni  - Global Leadership Development, HBS
    Years In Profession >25 years
  • Babatunde Bobby Atolagbe

    Babatunde B. Atolagbe is a Software Engineer and Business Development with more than 20 years of Information Technology and Business Consultancy experience. He has held a variety of senior management positions in the IT and Telecommunication industries with leading organizations such as Verizon Wireless, AT&T, MTN Nigeria, Autotrader, and Center of Disease & Control (CDC). Prior to EBS, Bobby joined MTN Nigeria in 2011 as QA Performance Manager, led the team to deliver leading innovations for performance testing and engineering as part of HP's suite of performance validation and management products to Develop, Quality Assurance & Testing, Implement, Support & Maintenance of Application systems, CRM implementation and Testing Automation. 

    At Verizon Wireless, he was responsible for Quality and testing functions, process improvements, and quality strategic directions across the entire company. He also helped established the Quality Assurance Department by implementing QA Methodology, QA Process, automation, security, and Performance Test functions. Prior working at Verizon Wireless, Bobby worked at Bellsouth (AT&T), one of the largest Service Providers in Telecommunications in America. As a final mission, Bobby helped build an offshore engagement with 50 resources providing training, guidance and mentoring.

    Bobby has also worked in several start-up companies, including Autotrader, Net2000, and Miles&Stockbridge P.C., performing various duties as a Quality Assurance Analyst and Network Administrator. His skills include QA architecture and Processes for Software Development Life Cycles (SDLC).

    He holds a number of Quality Assurance/Testing and Project Management certifications and is an active member of multiple QA Organizations in the United States.

    • Managing Partner / Director, EBS Africa & Middle East,
    • Performance Engineer and Software Testing Manager (MTN Nigeria), 3yrs
    • BCS – Computer Science, University of Maryland Baltimore County
    Years In Profession 22 years