Olumide Soyombo is one of the well-known active angel investors in Nigeria tech startups and Africa at large. Since he began angel investing in 2014, Soyombo has invested in 33 startups, including Stripe-owned Paystack, PiggyVest, and TeamApt.
Olumide Soyombo Wiki, Profile
|Date of birth||22 June, 1986|
|Net Worth||$1 million – $5 million|
Olumide Soyombo Biography
Olumide Soyombo is a 35 year old serial entrepreneur, co founder of Blue Chip Technologies. Olumide is the founder of Lead Path Nigeria.
Olumide Soyombo Education
Olumide Soyombo holds a Bachelor’s degree in systems engineering from University of Lagos, Nigeria and an Masters Degree in Business and Information Technology from the Aston Business School , England.
Olumide Soyombo Career
Co-founder of Bluechip Technologies, Olumide has a formidable reputation in the corporate sector. He has implemented solutions for a wide a range of establishments, including Etisalat Nigeria, Access Bank Plc, MTN Zambia, Airtel Nigeria, Multi-links Telkom, UAC, NNPC, and NDIC.
Olumide Soyombo has from 2008 nurtured Bluechip Technologies Ltd from an organization with two employees to an organization with over 70 consultants spread across Lagos and Lusaka, Zambia. Under his careful directorship, Bluechip Technologies has achieved several firsts in this region e.g. First Oracle Specialized Partner in Business Intelligence, First Oracle Partner to Implement Oracle Communications Data Model and first Oracle partner to implement the renowned Oracle Exadata Machine.
A serial entrepreneur, Olumide sits on the board of several organizations including ; Lead Path Global Asset Management, Bluechip Technologies , Bluechip Haulage and Logistics Limited, Global Executive Management (GEM) Ltd, Accutrade Nig. Ltd and West Acton Ltd. These ventures have demonstrated his competence in growing small businesses into reputable outfits; some of these SME’s currently generate annual turnovers in excess of $5million.
As a favourite hobby, Olumide is an avid squash player and lives in Lagos. Leadpath has invested in several startups PushCV, Unregista, MediTell, RSVP and others.
Olumide Soyombo Father
Olumide Soyombo Father’s, Mr Soyombo information not available. According to investor Olumide, after studying
systems engineering as an undergraduate, and there was
no question in his mind that he would be an entrepreneur.
He co-founded Bluechip Technologies with Kazeem
Tewogbade as an enterprise technology company
providing vendor-neutral business intelligence solutions,
data management services, and consulting services
that would introduce industry best practices into local
enterprises. His father made the first seed investment into
the company – an equity deal of US$30,000 for 50% of the
company, with a share buyback agreement.
Olumide Soyombo Wife
Olumide Soyombo is married to Simisola.
Olumide Soyombo Net Worth
Olumide Soyombo estimated net worth is around $1million and $5 million USD dollars.