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Tayo Amusan Biography, Age, wiki, Origin, Wife, Instagram, Shoprite, Net Worth

Tayo Amusan who holds 25 years of experience doing business in Nigeria — is credited for building The Palms Shopping Mall in Lagos, Nigeria's first mall of international standards that also houses a Shoprite store, back in 2004. He then replicated it in Enugu, Kwara, Ota, and Ibadan
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Tayo Amusan is currently Chairman and Managing Director of Persianas Nigeria Limited, incorporated in 1990 to develop luxury residential, retail, entertainment and hospitality centres as well as commercial developments in Nigeria. In addition to his various business interests, Amusan also serves on boards of several companies, including Garages Limited and Southern Petroleum Limited.

Tayo Amusan Biography

Tayo Amusan is a Nigerian born billionaire businessman and the Chairman of Persianas Group who wants to buy Shoprite Nigeria. Tayo Amusan was born on 26 September 1959.

Tayo Amusan who holds 25 years of experience doing business in Nigeria — is credited for building The Palms Shopping Mall in Lagos, Nigeria’s first mall of international standards that also houses a Shoprite store, back in 2004. He then replicated it in Enugu, Kwara, Ota, and Ibadan

Persianas was formed in 1990 and, has since grown to become a substantial group with the proven capabilities to initiate, construct and manage high quality retail, residential and commercial environments in Nigeria.

Initial successes for the company were achieved by meeting the needs of higher net worth clients for top quality residential accommodation with the conception and realization of The Persianas Palm Courts in Lagos.

Tayo and Ayo Amusan

Tayo Amusan Career

“Tayo and Ayo Amusan are a couple with a vision to grow the Nigerian retail sector at a steady pace,” said Omoyemi Akerele . “Persianas [their development company] built the first mall of international standards in Nigeria and currently own five spread across Nigeria in Lagos, Ibadan, Kwara, Enugu and soon to be launched Abuja. The company’s retail arm has successfully launched franchises such as Hugo Boss and Lacoste.”

An early entrant into the burgeoning Nigerian retail scene, Tayo used his 25-year property experience to build The Palms, a 45,000 square metre property. Situated on Lagos’ Lekki Peninsula, the mall-complex has 69 retail stores, among other facilities.

While Tayo is focused on the property aspect of Persianas, Ayo oversees its retailers. Appointed director of retain in 2011, Ayo has been involved in the retail industry since 1998. She holds an MSc in Risk Management from Cass Business School, City University, London, the city in which she began her career working in strategy and budgeting. It was Ayo who led Persianas’ negotiations to secure the Hugo Boss, Puma and Lacoste franchises.

Tayo Amusan Age

Tayo Amusan is currently 60 years old. Tayo Amusan celebrates his 61st birthday in September 2020.

Tayo and Ayo Amusan

Tayo Amusan Personal Life / Wife

Tayo Amusan is married to Ayo Amusan, his beautiful wife. The marriage was bless with children.

Tayo Amusan Net Worth

Tayo Amusan and Ayo Amusan net Worth run into billions of naira.

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Who is Ayo Amusan

Ayo Amusan is the Nigerian born beautiful wife of Tayo Amusan. They are Nigerian billionaire couple.

Ayo Amusan and her husband, Tayo Amusan are the owners of PERSIANAS GROUP.

“Tayo and Ayo Amusan are a couple with a vision to grow the Nigerian retail sector at a steady pace,” said Omoyemi Akerele . “Persianas [their development company] built the first mall of international standards in Nigeria and currently own five spread across Nigeria in Lagos, Ibadan, Kwara, Enugu and soon to be launched Abuja. The company’s retail arm has successfully launched franchises such as Hugo Boss and Lacoste.”

An early entrant into the burgeoning Nigerian retail scene, Tayo used his 25-year property experience to build The Palms, a 45,000 square metre property. Situated on Lagos’ Lekki Peninsula, the mall-complex has 69 retail stores, among other facilities.

While Tayo is focused on the property aspect of Persianas, Ayo oversees its retailers. Appointed director of retain in 2011, Ayo has been involved in the retail industry since 1998. She holds an MSc in Risk Management from Cass Business School, City University, London, the city in which she began her career working in strategy and budgeting. It was Ayo who led Persianas’ negotiations to secure the Hugo Boss, Puma and Lacoste franchises.

Shoprite Nigeria News

Tayo Amusan And Shoprite Nigeria

A deal has been reached on the acquisition of Retail Supermarkets Nigeria Limited (RSNL), owner and operator of the Shoprite stores in Nigeria, by Ketron Investment Limited, a Nigerian company owned by a group of institutional investors led by Persianas Investment Limited.

Lagos big boy and Chairman, Persianas Group, Tayo Amusan, allegedly buys ShopRite, renames it Jarra.

The divestment by Shoprite International is in line with its strategy to change from an ownership model to a franchise model. This change in ownership has also received the approval of the Nigerian regulator, the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC).

Speaking on the acquisition, Chairman, Ketron Investment Limited, Tayo Amusan said, the company is thrilled to complete the acquisition of Shoprite, ensuring the continued operations of one of the biggest retail success stories in Nigeria.

Tayo Amusan Instagram

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