Orimolade Oluwamuyemi Alexander is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator Philanthropies for Microsoft in the Middle East Africa region He is responsible for Microsoft Social Good Campaigns, Marketing and Communications for Philanthropies to both internal and external audiences in Middle East and A frica Prior to this role, h e was Microsoft Nigeria Communications lead were his responsibilities includes but not limited to the operational, executional and tactical implementation of all Communications efforts for Microsoft in Nigeria .
“Yemi” as he is fondly called is a storyteller, communication specialist with over thirteen 13 years hands on experience in Marketing and Communications role functions with a bias for data analytics .He has a clear vision of impacting organizational business growth by planning, designing and executing communications strategy, managing corporate brand perception and reputation. His expertise in Public and Government Relations fundamentals has exposed him to key stakeholders in Internal Communications, Media Relations, Digital Marketing, Social Media, Content Development, Media Buying, Sponsorship, Issues and Crisis Management He has been with Microsoft for over 5 years and has served and successfully executed several projects in the organization .
Prior to his joining Microsoft, Yemi had held various roles in marketing/ research and communications in varying industries namely market analyst roles at Toyota Nigeria Subaru Motors Nigeria and Lafarge Holcim He also, was one time Public Relations/ Media Manager at Samsung Electronics West Africa where he successfully managed several projects and one worth mentioning is the sponsorship agreement of “Samsung as the Official Electronics Company to all the Nigerian National football teams” with then the Nigerian Football Federation NFF Yemi holds an MBA in Marketing, An avid Arsenal fan, loves watching and analyzing football, enjoys listening to Nigeria music, enjoys domestic chores, plays chess and he is married with 2 kids.
He is a services industry veteran with a diversified wealth of expertise that includes worldwide operations, delivery, process improvements, mergers and acquisitions, and integration, as well as sales and business development.
He is responsible for all delivery, operations, talent recruitment and management, and information technology. He is responsible for the alignment and prioritization of company investments – enabling growth.