Gbenga Adegbiji

General Manager, MDXi

Gbenga Adegbiji is a business executive with over twenty years of experience in IT & Telecom. His experience spans across mobile networks, IT infrastructure, terrestrial & submarine optic fibre, Data Centres and Program Management.  

As Director of the MainOne Data Centre Project, he managed the design, build and certifications of the West Africa’s largest carrier neutral Tier III Data Centre in Lagos Nigeria. He is currently the General Manager of MDXi, a Data Centre Company of MainOne where he oversees operations and maintenance of the ISO27001 & PCIDSS certified infrastructure, delivering 100% availability in one of the most challenging terrain in Africa. He also oversees MDXi’s strategic expansion to other West African countries.  

Gbenga is a thought leader in Data Centre and ICT infrastructure and had expressed his thought leadership at different local and international events including the Data Cloud Europe in 2017.

He holds an Engineering degree from the University of Lagos, General Management Program (GMP) from Lagos Business School and MBA from Manchester Business School, Manchester (United Kingdom). He is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, a Project Management Professional, a Certified Data Centre Expert (CDCE) and a data centre Accredited Tier Designer (ATD).