Ayodeji Dudubo, Project Manager in Lagos, Nigeria
Ayodeji Dudubo

Project Manager in Lagos, Nigeria

Member since April 19, 2021
Ayodeji is a strategic project manager with six years of experience delivering high-value digital products (web and mobile). He has a distinctive mix of product and project management delivery experience. His multi-industry experience cuts across fintech, eCommerce, and agritech, and has led high-performing, co-located, and distributed cross-functional teams. Ayodeji thrives as an agile coach and mentors project managers who are transitioning or have transitioned to agile project management.
Ayodeji is now available for hire

Project Highlights

  • Launched and managed the releases of the Digital Agricultural app (mobile and web) that catered to over one million farmers. The platform uses technology to boost farmers' yield and ensures farmers' participation in the agricultural value chain.
  • Generated $250,000+ in revenue by managing an aggregation app designed to seamlessly weigh and record farm produce through a Bluetooth scale with a robust web platform for data visualization.
  • Implemented the Agent banking solution for Access Bank Congo (West Africa), increasing the financial inclusion rate in rural communities by 25%.

Expertise

Employment

  • Agile Project Manager

    2019 - PRESENT
    Agromall Discovery & Extension LTD
    • Set up agile teams that deliver working software rapidly and iteratively using the Scrum framework. This in turn increased product feedback from customers by 20%.
    • Facilitated Scrum ceremonies that ensured sprints were transparent enough to allow inspection and adaptation. This alone increased teamwork and team collaboration by 30%.
    • Applied Agile methodology to shorten cycle time by 30% and achieve target margins.
    • Ensured all impediments (blockers) that could stop or slow down the sprint cycle were removed, which increased the team's velocity by 15%.
    • Collaborated with product owners, team members, technologists, and other scrum masters to define solutions and drive progress and delivery rate by 30%.
  • Product Delivery Manager

    2018 - 2019
    Appzone Group
    • Implemented the Agent banking solution for Access Bank Congo (West Africa): The objective was to ensure financial inclusion within the unbanked populace. Consequently, app deployment increased the financial inclusion rate in rural communities by 25%.
    • Implemented the CreditClub Cash-Out app: The app allows customers from different banks to use their debit card or token to withdraw cash at any agent location. The app was able to process a yearly transaction value of over one million USD.
    • Implemented the FarePay app: Designed to make daily commuting a pleasurable experience by allowing commuters to pay for their bus ride by tapping their card on the bus payment device. The app processed a yearly transaction value of over $800,000.
  • Project Manager

    2017 - 2018
    Oklan Best Limited
    • Responsible for software project management throughout the entire project lifecycle. This improved our project delivery rate by 50%.
    • Developed a detailed project plan to track the project progress, which ensures that the project's risk deviating from its goal is reduced by 70%.
    • Translated business objectives and needs to technical requirements that sped up the development process by 20% since all the requirements had been well documented.
    • Analyzed and resolved application issues in conjunction with the users and the client's technical team. This increased our customer satisfaction rate by 30%.
  • Project Manager

    2013 - 2017
    Precise Financial Systems
    • Planned, executed, and finalized software projects to achieve total clients satisfaction. My ability to efficiently plan projects and meet deadlines increased the company's revenue by 40%.
    • Defined project scope, goals, and deliverables that reduced the risk of project failure by 50%.
    • Tracked and reported the status of projects to stakeholders. This improved the project information determination rate by 60%, which in turn reduced the risk of project failure.
    • Translated business objectives and needs to technical requirements, which sped up the development process by 30%, since all the requirements had been well documented.
    • Analyzed and resolved application issues with the technical team. This increased our customer satisfaction rate by 35%.

Project History

  • Digital Agricultural Application for Farmers
    Launched and managed the releases of the Digital Agricultural app (mobile and web) that catered to over one million farmers. The platform uses technology to boost farmers' yield and ensures farmers' participation in the agricultural value chain.

    I introduced and implemented Agile project management methodology for this project, where I managed 11-20 cross-functional resources in different geographical locations to successfully launch the product. The goal was to administer best farming practices to farmers in remote locations through our agent network. The app was designed to function efficiently with or without the internet.

  • Farm Produce Digital Aggregation App
    Generated $250,000+ in revenue by managing an aggregation app designed to seamlessly weigh and record farm produce through a Bluetooth scale with a robust web platform for data visualization.

    The app was available on both mobile and desktop web platforms. I introduced and implemented an Agile project management methodology for this project, where I managed 6-10 cross-functional resources in different geographical locations to successfully launch the product.

  • Agent Banking Solution
    Implemented the Agent banking solution for Access Bank Congo (West Africa), increasing the financial inclusion rate in rural communities by 25%.

    The app's objective was to ensure financial inclusion within the unbanked populace.

    I managed a 10-man project team that included developers, testers, and analysts, in two different geographical locations to launch the Agency banking app. The application was also offered in both English and French languages.

Education

  • Certification in Product Design
    2020 - 2020
    Product School - Silicon Valley, California, USA
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science with Economics
    2008 - 2011
    Lead City University - Oyo-State, Nigeria

Certifications

  • Professional Scrum Master Level I (PSM I)
    FEBRUARY 2021 - PRESENT
    Scrum.org
  • ITIL Foundation Certification
    DECEMBER 2014 - PRESENT
    EXIN

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