Folashade Efiong-Bassey

Group Executive Director, HR & Corporate Services
Folashade Efiong-Bassey

Folashade Efiong-Bassey

Group Executive Director, HR & Corporate Services
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Folashade Efiong-Bassey CHRM EICP EICC his the Group Executive Director, HR & Corporate Services at ipNX NigeriaLimited


She describe her self as “I am HR in the C-Suite”. With over 20 years of experience across the Nigerian Mortgage Banking, Pension and ICT Industries.

Her core experience, with demonstrated sustainable successes driven by her strong belief that People are an Organization’s competitive advantage. The secret to this advantage lies in the ability to integrate HR and People Capabilities with Business and Operations. The secret to such an integration lies in the ability to reshape Leadership Development, Scientific Performance Management, Differentiated Talent Engagement and an agile Learning and Development Strategy to create High Octane Performance Teams that help drive uncommon value. Transformational Change Management to navigate the challenges of strategy-dictated Change, the use of Big Data to drive structures, processes, tools, metrics for more insights and the ability to leverage on technology to deliver desired outcomes. The practice of Talent Engagement and Employee Experience to craft the optimal productive work environment. These are all her areas of strength that have earned her a place in the C – Suite.

Her portfolio in Corporate Services includes executive-level implementation of strategy and business operations, with direct oversight of Administration, Facilities and HSE, Internal Communications, Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Quality Management amongst others.


Leadership Development | Strategic Planning & Execution| Organizational Planning & Development | Result Focused Performance Management | Learning & Development | People Optimization | Employee Retention | Motivation & Inspiration| Emotional Intelligence | Communications | Gamification |Neuroscience | Divergent Thinking | Revenue | Growth | Operations,Budgeting, Resource Management | Productivity | Project Management | Innovation

Comfortable with:

Technology | Digital Transformation | Disruption | Diversity


Working at ipNX Nigeria Limited for 12 years got her an Hall of Fame recognition.

She rose from being a General Manager for 3 years to Executive Director, Corporate Services (at Victoria Island) for 5 years and presently the Group Executive Director, HR & Corporate Services 3 years counting.

Before ipNX she was an Head HR & Admin at Leadway Pensure PFA


MBA – Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University

BSc University of Jos

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