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About Aare Fatai Odesile
Aare Fatai OdesileManaging Director, Grand Oak Limited
Aare Fatai Odesile is the Managing Director of Grand Oak Limited, a Sales and Marketing Company which specializes in quality Brands of Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages: Seaman’s schnapps, Lord’s, Bacchus Tonic Wine, Regal gin, St. Lauren etc.
Aare Odesile, an Alumnus of the University of Ibadan, University of Lagos, London Cranfield School of Management UK, The Wits business school South Africa, Management Centre Brussels, is a fellow of National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria.
He has served the Lexcel Group in different capacity including being the pioneer Marketing Manager of Nigeria Distilleries, Marketing Director and Commercial Director of Grand Oak Limited before rising to the position of the Managing Director of Grand Oak Limited.
Aare Odesile comes with over 27 years cognate experience and has attended several courses at home and abroad.
Aare Odesile has also held positions in the Nigeria Marketing Communication Industry including Headship of Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN), Past Council Member Advertising Practitioners Council if Nigeria (APCON), Advertising Sectoral Group (HASG).
Aare Odesile, a council member of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, a Trustee of the Distillers and Blenders Sub Group of MAN, is currently an executive council member of Committee of Chief Executive of Association of Food Beverage and Tobacco Employers (AFBTE) and a council member of Nigerian Employer Consultative Association (NECA). He is also a sport enthusiast hence an active member of the Ikeja Golf Club and Lagos Country Club.
He is happily married with children.