Paul Odunaiya, Managing Director, Wemy Industry

Paul Odunaiya, a seasoned accountant with strong business acumen who sits as the current Managing Director of Wemy Industries Limited; producers of Nigeria’s pioneer brand of diapers and wipes popularly known as Dr Brown’s and Nightingale Products.

Upon assuming this position, he has taken the business from 1st generation to 2nd generation success here by increasing the annual turnover four times more than its estimated expansion rate.

Prior to his return to Nigeria, Paul had spent most of his working life in the UK managing businesses in different sectors such as Insolvency Management, Information Technology, Marketing and Energy brokerage.

Now, he brings to bear his passion for the business and the desire for the growth of local manufacturing as a tool for developmental change in his home country, Nigeria and Africa.

He is a graduate of Computer Science and Accounting and also holds a professional Accounting Certificate with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. He is based in Lagos with his wife and children.