Elliot Ogbebor

Elliot Ogbebor Resume
September 22, 1987

About Candidate

Education

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Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

2011
Ajayi Crowther University | Oyo, Nigeria
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Master of Business Administration

2017
National Open University of Nigeria | Lagos, Nigeria
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Foundational Business Management Skills

2020
Thunderbird School of Global Management | United States

Work & Experience

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Senior Manager - Security & Facilities

May 1, 2023 - July 22, 2024
54gene | Lagos, Nigeria

About 54gene 54gene is a genomics startup that works with pharmaceutical and research partners to study genetic diseases and identify treatments. It’s focused on addressing the need for diverse datasets from underrepresented African populations. 54gene has raised more than $45 million since its inception. Main functions. • Led a team of 65 loss prevention professionals, effectively managing security operations for the research and diagnostics centers across the country. • Developed and implemented CCTV security strategies, ensuring the protection of company assets, personnel, and premises. • Managed the budget for security operations, achieving 10% cost savings while maintaining high-security standards. • Oversaw the installation, configuration, and maintenance of CCTV systems, ensuring optimal functionality and coverage. • Conducted regular assessments of security risks and vulnerabilities, implementing measures to address identified weaknesses. • Reduced security system downtime by 25% through proactive maintenance and system upgrades. • Developed and implemented security and threat assessment protocols, resulting in a 35% reduction in security incidents over one year. • Collaborated with cross-functional teams, law enforcement agencies, and external partners to strengthen security measures and share critical intelligence. • Slashed vendor costs by 30% by negotiating pricing and fees, while ensuring the continuation and enhancements of services. • Implemented a comprehensive security training awareness program, resulting in a 35% decrease in security incidents within the first year. • Managed executive protection and travel security for all the C-Suite executive team including hotel/house assessment resulting in a 100% satisfaction feedback rating. • Achieved a 90% facility uptime rate by implementing a proactive maintenance strategy. • Successfully reduced energy consumption by 40% through the reconfiguration of the facility’s energy requirement with the solar inverter system and the generator support. • Accomplished the business project of winding down its COVID test locations in Nigeria, saving the business of assets protection and transfer of $200,000

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Security Associate

July 1, 2022 - April 1, 2023
54gene | Lagos, Nigeria

Main functions. • Developed and implemented a comprehensive security awareness program, resulting in a 45% reduction in security incidents caused by employee error. • Managed a team of 45 loss prevention officers, providing coaching and mentorship that resulted in a 30% increase in team productivity and a 20% decrease in incident response time. • Conducted regular security audits and vulnerability assessments, identifying, and addressing critical vulnerabilities before they could be exploited by intruders. • Developed and maintained relationships with external security vendors, resulting in an 18% reduction in the cost of security services. • Introduced an enhanced Visitor Management System, decreasing processing time by 75%. • Leveraged process improvement to reduce overall Security spending by 25% while achieving overall security infrastructure enhancement and risk reductions. • Improved efficiency of security procedures by reviewing and updating policies resulting in a 30% increase in service delivery time. • Raised security issues with senior management of the business for prompt resolution. • Implemented and managed access control systems, resulting in a 50% reduction in unauthorized access. • Developed and implemented physical security procedures, resulting in a 15% reduction in security breaches.

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Plant Security Manager

August 1, 2018 - July 1, 2022
HENKEL Nigeria | Ibadan, Nigeria

About Henkel Henkel is a global leader and the leading solution provider for adhesive technologies and Consumer brands (Laundry, Home care, and Beauty care) In the fiscal year 2022, Henkel reported sales of around 22 billion euros and an operating profit of 1.810 billion euros. Main functions. • Managed physical security for 1500+ employees across 2 locations resulting in a 40% reduction in access breaches. • Implemented asset protection policy to oversee the protection of the business assets worth over €40M of highly sensitive machinery resulting in zero theft in 4 years. • Managed executive protection and travel security for over 400 expat employees including hotel/house assessment resulting in zero accidents and loss of life in 4 years. • Implemented security projects that increased security visibility by 100% and ensured the highest quality of service. • Developed and implemented asset protection SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) for the production and supply chain facility which increased security performance by 90%. • Collaborated with the business leaders in the implementation of the CCTV installation project and security control room set up at the production office in Ibadan and the administration office in Lagos reducing security incidents by 70% • Developed and conducted emergency response training programs, resulting in 100% staff participation. • Established strong partnerships with local law enforcement agencies to enhance the business's overall security and asset protection. • Implemented security measures that led to a 55% reduction in security incidents. • Conducted security risk assessments and implementation mitigation resulting in a 20% reduction in potential security threats.

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Senior Security Supervisor

August 1, 2017 - December 1, 2019
HENKEL Nigeria | Lagos, Nigeria

Main Functions. • Managed an average of 150 ex-pat employees' travel requests to Nigeria and local employees’ travel within Nigeria resulting in zero loss of life and accidents in the year. • Conducted a security risk assessment for local business leaders' hotels and residences resulting in zero incidents and security breaches. • Supervised the upgrade of the electronic surveillance setup in the administration office in Lagos resulting in a 70% reduction in security incidents. • Proactively advised the business leaders on emerging security threats and updated the local business employees with Security Awareness Tips, thereby increasing security awareness by 90% • Supervised the 3rd party security company by designing, developing, and implementing the guard posting standards in line with corporate standards, thereby reducing security incidents by 50% • Led a team of 10 loss prevention professionals in ensuring safety and security in the supply chain warehouse, administration office, and asset protection resulting in 90% safety compliance. • Established and maintained relationships with local law enforcement agencies to ensure proper investigation and resolution of security incidents. • Monitored and investigated suspicious activities and potential breaches of security protocols, while developing innovative strategies and procedures to identify and mitigate potential security risks. • Conducted advance travel security audit for senior leadership team visits to the local business and provided security support for those visits. • Provided monthly and quarterly security reports to business leaders on security business support and collaborated on business improvement.

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Fraud Analyst (Revenue Assurance and Fraud Management)

November 1, 2013 - June 1, 2017
Airtel Nigeria | Lagos, Nigeria

About Airtel Nigeria Airtel Networks Limited is a leading telecommunications services provider in Nigeria headquartered in Lagos. The company ranks amongst the top four mobile service providers in terms of subscribers with a customer base of more than 46.8 million. Main Functions. • Monitored and investigated cases of alerts received from the Fraud Management system which reduced the turnaround time on close alarms by 7 hours. • Prompt escalation of the call details and know your customer (KYC) request received from the Law Enforcement Agencies, ensuring a 2-hour turnaround time in feedback. • Performed all Fraud Activity Universe Checklist (SVCCL) controls assigned and ensured a 100% score of fraud controls monthly. • Investigated and escalated roaming fraud issues received from the High Usage Report, Excess Spend Report, and Near Real-Time Roaming Data Exchange with a prompt resolution of 100%. • Conducted thorough investigations into suspicious data leakages, successfully recovering $200,000 in estimated revenue loss. • Monthly reconciliation of over 40 million subscribers knows your customer (KYC) registration, identifying invalid registration and false activations (Kitchen Activation) to ensure compliance with the regulatory body (NCC) by 100%. • Created and presented regular training sessions for team members, enhancing their fraud detection skills, and improving overall team performance by 80%. • Collaborated with cross-functional teams to streamline fraud prevention processes, monitored fraud risk assessment on new products, and improved response time to emerging threats by 75%. • Developed and implemented proactive fraud prevention strategies, reducing annual fraud losses by 65% • Analyzed large datasets to identify patterns and trends indicative of fraud, leading to a 70% increase in detection rate.