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Management Team

MARIOSE AMARIKWA

Managing Consultant/ CEO

Mariose brings over 8 years of experience to the business having successfully executed local and international research projects. Her experience spans different sectors such as health, financial inclusion, FMCG, media and advertising, education, and NGOs. She has also coordinated and managed varying degree of local and international large scale field projects in multiple states in Nigeria and some parts of Africa. A bachelor’s degree graduate from the University of Jos and an MBA from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, she also holds a professional certificate in Market and Social Research from the Prestigious Pan Atlantic University, Lagos. The need to close the gap between data quality and research outcomes in Nigeria and Africa is her greatest professional passion. Mariose is married with children and resides in Lagos Nigeria.

ANJA WOLSKY

Technical Advisor

Anja Wolsky is an Independent Consultant Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning – Nedworc Foundation, the Netherlands, www.nedworcfoundation.nl She was also Head of EU Expansion – Olly Credit, Poland: www.ollycredit.in Representing Olly’s microcredit app during the fintech start-up (pre-)accelerator programme Huge Thing to discuss possibilities for Olly to enter the Polish and Eastern European market. A former Consultant/Advisor Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation – Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation (CDI), Wageningen University & Research, Anja worked on numerous research, monitoring and evaluation projects across Africa and Europe.

NNAEMEKA AMARIKWA

Executive Director (Operations)

Nnaemeka is a qualified public administrator by profession. A graduate of Public Administration from the department of Political science- University of Jos.. He also obtained a national diploma in Law in the same university. He is presently Director of operations Qualiquant services limited. He is married with children.

SHOMOPE IMMAM

Head, Human Resource Management and Administration

Shomope is a Chartered Human Resources professional with about Five (5) years academic and professional experience in Human Resources and Administration. He holds a bachelor degree in Business and Management from Crescent University and Associate Membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (ACIPM). He is proficient in All Core HR functions including Recruitment, Payroll Administration, Performance Mgt, Training and Development, Internal process and Employee relations. He has a vast knowledge in both Local and International Labor practice.

AGADA CYNTHIA

Research Director

Cynthia brings with her a wealth of institutional and personal knowledge of working with developmental agencies and partners. Cynthia is a passionate development research practitioner with over 10 years working experience spanning both the commercial and development sectors. She leans heavily towards quantitative methods, but equally have some level of comfort with qualitative research. She has designed, trained and managed research projects on different fields for various purposes including for policy making, knowledge and attitude measurement, behavior change research, monitoring and evaluation, surveys for impact assessment of interventions, financial access, among others. Cynthia has a master’s degree in Research and Public Policy from the University of Lagos. She also has a first degree in Physics, from the University of Nigeria and a certificate in Principles of Market Research from the University of Georgia, USA. Her career history makes her uniquely qualified and positioned to respond to the needs of development clients in today’s increasingly converging commercial and social development space. She thrives under the most challenging terrain and proactively seek out new, cheaper and efficient ways to tackle complex problems.

Operations Team

EMORIOLOYE RUTH

Accountant

Rakia holds a BSc degree in Banking and finance from Kogi State University. She has been an account officer for over 12yrs in the stockbroking firm.

EMEM UFOT-ESSIEN

Procurement/Assistant Account Officer

Emem is a graduate of University of Benin, Edo state, Nigeria. where she obtained a B.sc degree in Accounting, Emem has 8years of working experience in monitoring stock & Inventories, Handling cash sales and petty cash receipts. She also holds a diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

IDOWU ABIGAIL

Admin Assistant

Abigail is a student of Yaba College Technology currently running her ND programme. She has worked in the Media industry as an office assistant.Her hobbies include Dancing and listening to good music

Technical Team

BENEDICTA ASHILONU

Research Manager

Benedicta is a social and market research specialist with 10 years of research experience. She has worked in capacity as the project lead and managed several project for various projects ranging from agriculture digitalisation, family planning, and maternal health, education, climate smart agriculture, social enterprise, financial inclusion, mystery shopping etc.She holds a First degree in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Benin as well as a Masters’ Degree in Political Science with specialization in Comparative Politics from the University of Ibadan where she bagged a Distinction.She is a member of Nigeria Marketing Research Association and currently a Research Manager.

OYAKHIRE LUCKY

Research Manager

Oyakhire Lucky is an experienced research expert with project management and field coordination competence. He has successfully implemented diverse research projects using a mixed method approach, qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.

IDOWU IFEOLUWA

Senior Data Analyst

Ifeoluwa is a graduate of statistics and a research professional with over 10 years of multi-functional experience in the fields of Research, Data Management, Data Analysis, Survey Programming, Quality Control, Information Technology and GIS.

HENRIETTA OLAPEJU

Research Analyst

Henrietta is a public health practitioner with over five years of experience in community development and research. She has coordinated several projects inclusive of USAID funded projects on OVC where she implemented several community health interventions as the monitoring & evaluation officer using various research methods. She holds a degree in Public and Community Health and a Masters in Public Health.

JOHN UZESHI PETER

Senior Field Coordinator Northern Region

John Uzeshi Peter is a graduate of Agricultural Extension and Management from College of Agriculture Nasarawa State Nigeria.With more than 10 years experience in the field of research and Data collections, proficient in the use of Data collections tools.

MICHAEL ANIEMEKE

Research Analyst Intern

Michael is a graduate of Delta State University Abraka, where he obtained a BSc degree in Mathematics. He has participated in many projects with Qualiquant and recorded huge success with the team.

AKINYEMI OGUNSANYA

Research Analyst Intern

Akinyemi is a graduate of the University of Liverpool and the University of Strathclyde where he got degrees in business economics and business consulting respectively. He has experience working on some large-scale projects spanning the FMCG, renewable energy, and the airline industries. Some of the projects include conducting market research and product development for a major multinational FMCG looking at expanding its portfolio into new markets in Nigeria. Also, he has worked on consulting projects for a major international airline on changing its costs and product offering in the face of greater international competition. Finally, he has experience working on economics-related research projects providing economic and political economy analyses on major countries.

IPOOLA AKINDAMOLA

Data Analyst

Akindamola is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun Nigeria where he obtained a B.Sc. degree in Demography and Social Statistics. Akindamola is highly analytical and process-oriented research and data analyst with in-depth knowledge of database types.

TUNJI-BELLO ASHAKE

Research Intern

Ashake is a result-oriented Masters graduate with over 5 years experience as a multidisciplinary freelance researcher and over a year experience as a data analyst. She has reliable expertise in data collection, data exploration, data loading, and data visualisation for creating insights, analytics and business intelligence using various tools. Ashake is Highly skilled in working with multiple data input formats and search tools, carrying out survey analysis and excellent report writing.

IGE OLUWATOSIN

Data Intern

Oluwatosin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Demography and Social Statistics from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria, and a National Diploma in Statistics from The Polytechnic, Ibadan. He is highly analytical with professional interests in data analytics, data management, research, and development. He is proficient in various data collection and statistical tools, research methods, and techniques. He is a Professional Member of the Population Association of Nigeria.

SHEHU RUFAI

Research Analyst

Shehu obtained a bachelor degree in Agriculture from Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto. He is a passionate Researcher with over 4 years experience in Qualitative and Quantitative Research. Shehu is Well versed in Focus Group Discussion (FGD) and ethnography, he his passionate about generating rich and meaningful insights for policy and decision making. He is also a keen environmental activist that promotes a safe and green environment for all . He speaks Yoruba and Hausa languages fluently.

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