Hotels.ng, Nigeria’s online hotel booking platform is bringing more structure and stability as it ponders next big step and has appointed David Fajuyitan has joined Hotels.ng as the new Chief Financial Officer, a position previously held by Ann Osi.
David joined the company from Cars45, where he was the Director of Finance after heading the Corporate Advisory unit at Copperfield MGT for 2 years.
As an Associate Chartered Accountant, David will be bringing his over nine years experience in the field of finance strategy and advisory to Hotels.ng. He will take over the management of Hotels.ng’s finances and assets as well as plan financial systems and processes around accounting and auditing.
In addition, David’s skills in financial reporting, corporate finance, securities trading and retail banking will be crucial in moving the company forward.
Ann Osi, who formerly held David’s position, will be taking over as the new Chief Operating Officer of the company, a position left vacant by Yemi Johnson when he left Hotels.ng in July. Moving up from heading the finance department of the company, Ann will now be overseeing Hotels.ng’s general operations and the works of other department heads.
With her knowledge of how the company operates, Ann will work towards establishing and promoting the company’s goals and improving the work culture.
“Thanks to the capable and innovative minds
of those at the helm of affairs, Hotels.ng has been able to stay market leader
in this highly competitive niche,” says Mark Essien, the founder and CEO of
Hotels.ng. “Our growth has necessitated the introduction of new C-Level
executives to bring more structure and allow us to stay stable as we scale. We
have been able to take a strong leadership position in the industry, and our
hotel partners value the reliability with which we work with them. Our
customers have also trusted us for the last 7 years, and we have not yet let
down that trust. This move will improve our processes, and help make us work
even better for our partners and customers.”