Engr. Femi Akintunde is the MD/CEO of Alpha Mead Facilities and Mgt. Services Ltd, a company that was established in 2006 and within the first five years in operation has become a leading Facility Mgt. company in Nigeria under Femi’s leadership. Alpha Mead Facilities is currently the only Facility Mgt. Company in Nigeria with ISO 9001:2008 certification and accredited by UKAS (UK Accreditation Service) and ANAB (American ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board).
Femi has had a very successful career with global Fortune 500 companies like Nestle where he spent the first 5 years of his career life as an Industrial Engineer before joining the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria in 1993 where he spent another 12 years and finally capped his 18 year sojourn in the corporate world with a 1 year stint with the United Bank for Africa (UBA) as Deputy GM, Corp. Services in 2006.
Femi’s career has benefitted from wide industry exposure and international best practices in; manufacturing, oil and gas, banking, real estate and infrastructure services where he has served in various functions and capacities up to executive mgt level. His scope of expertise includes; Industrial plants Maintenance and Productivity Mgt., Facilities & Infrastructure Mgt., Engineering & Project Mgt., Human Resources, Oil & Gas Process Engineering. Femi is a well respected industry professional with strong entrepreneurial drive and passion for excellence.
Femi graduated in with a B.Sc. Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Ibadan in 1988 and later proceeded to have a Masters degree in Engineering Mgt. (Petroleum Engineering Option) from University of Port Harcourt in 1999. Femi has attended several professional and leadership development training programs both locally and internationally including the Harvard Business School Executive Program on Real Estate Mgt., New Conditions, New Leaders in Oct, 2011 in Boston, MA, USA.
In 2013, Femi won the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year – West Africa in the Emerging category, an award given by Ernst and Young, a foremost Audit firm and one of the renowned big four professional service firm in the world.