Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc (“Dangote Sugar” or “DSR”) is a household name in the sugar refining sector of the Nigerian Food and Beverage Industry.
Our senior executives bring tremendous experience, visionary thinking and a shared commitment to excellence, creativity, and innovation to the day to day operation of the company.
Mr. Ravindra Singh Singhvi is the Group Managing Director of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. Prior to his appointment as the Group Managing Director on the 30th of October 2020; he was the Ag. Managing Director. Mr. Singhvi joined Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc as the Chief Operating Officer on 13th August 2018.
Mr. Singhvi has over 37 years of proven experience in leadership positions in Manufacturing and Processes in Sugar, Petrochemicals, Cement, Textiles products industries in India.
Mr. Singhvi is a Chartered Accountant with background in Company Secretary ship and General Management. He possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in B.Com (Hons) and Law(I) from the University of Jodhpur, India. Prior to joining Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Mr. Singhvi was the Managing Director & CEO of NSL Sugar Limited, Hyderabad, India, Managing Director, EID Parry (1) Limited, Chennai, India, one of top three sugar producing companies in India.
He was also President Indo Rama Group, Birla Group and Executive Director at S. Kumar Nationwide Limited amongst others.
Adebola Falade is the Chief Financial Officer of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, with over 24 years post qualification experience. Mrs. Falade is a graduate of Accounting from the University of Lagos; and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
She previously served as the Chief Financial Officer of Ecart Internet Services Ltd (Jumia). She also held the role as Controls Compliance and Ethics Director at Guinness Nigeria Plc (a Diageo company), whilst previously serving in various Senior Finance roles in that company including heading the Supply Finance Team, Finance Process Improvement and Governance , Internal Audit and compliance teams.
Adebola, has also served in various Financial reporting, control and audit roles in other companies including at Afprint Nigeria Plc, Nigerian Bottling Company Ltd, Standard Trust Bank (now United Bank for Africa plc).
Temitope Hassan is the Company Secretary/Legal Adviser of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. A multi-disciplined lawyer with over 22 years work experience, she has developed valuable cognitive skills and expertise in Company Secretariat Practice, Legal Drafting, Dispute Resolution, Corporate Governance Advisory, Investor Relations, Regulatory Compliance and Corporate Services.
Mrs. Hassan holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the London South Bank University, U.K, a Bachelor’s degree in insurance from the University of Lagos, Akoka and a Master’s degree in business administration from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
Prior to joining Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc in January 2020, as the Company Secretary/Legal Adviser from UBA Pensions Custodian Limited where she was also the Company Secretary/Legal Adviser and previously the Head of the Company Secretariat of Skye Bank Plc (now Polaris Bank Limited).
Mrs. Hassan is a certified Trainer and an Accredited Mentor of the National Mentoring Pilot Project, UK. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators of Nigeria.
Mr. Hassan Salisu is the General Manager Human Resources/Administration of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. He has over 30 years work experience in the Nigerian Banking sector.
Mr. Salisu holds a BSc. in Business Administration from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and MSc in Technology Development from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye in Ogun State. He was the GM, Organization Resourcing at Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria and GM, Corporate Services at the Bank of Industry.
Mr. Salisu joined Dangote Industries Limited in 2012 as Head Management Development. He later became the GM, Group Learning & Development at the Dangote Academy, a position he held until his deployment, to Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc as the GM, Human Resources and Administration.
Femi Gbadewole is the Head of Internal Audit, of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. He has over 25 years’ experience in the Food & Beverage (FMCG) sector, where he worked in various Finance functions across Finance Operations, Planning and Corporate Finance.
Mr. Gbadewole was the Head of Internal Audit and Control of Cadbury (West Africa), before he joined Dangote Sugar in October 2020. Mr. Gbadewole holds a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State and a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting from Yaba College of Technology Lagos, both in Nigeria.
He attended several trainings on world class finance and world class Internal Audit and Control outside Nigeria, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA) and Associate of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACIT).
Mr. Bello Alkali Saddiq is the Head, Sales & Marketing of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. Mr. Saddiq holds a Master’s degree in Marketing from the Bayero University, Kano, and Higher National Diploma in Business Administration from the Kaduna State Polytechnic, both in Nigeria.
Prior to joining Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, Bello was the Head of key accounts at Lafarge Africa Plc. With over 20 years post work experience, Mr. Saddiq spent 18 years in the FMCG sector; in sales positions across Multinational companies.
He is a member of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria and a Fellow of the Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators of Nigeria.
Fatay O. Jimoh holds a Higher National Diploma in Accounting in Yaba College of Technology Yaba, Lagos.
He joined Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc in April 2018 with over 25 years’ multi industry experience across the Banking sector, Information Technology, Accounting Professional practice, Credit Risk etc.
Fatay is responsible for the DSR Enterprise Risk Management Function. He is an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Nigerian Institute of Management, and the Chartered Institute of Taxation.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Information Management Africa and a member of the Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria.