Leadership

Ownership

Founder and Owner: Chief Olatunde Badmus

Chairman Tuns Farms - Chief Olatunde Badmus

The company is owned by Chief Olatunde Badmus who is the Asiwaju Musulumi of Yoruba land. He was a former President Poultry Association of Nigeria (2002-2006), as at the time he came on board, the fortune of the poultry industry in the country was dwindling and many big farms were closing down.

However, his tenure as the national President of Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) made a spectacular turn around in the fortune of the poultry industry.

Chief Olatunde Badmus has also served in various committees and bodies in different capacities such as:

  1. Member, Presidential Committee for the three Multi-Commodity Development and Marketing Corporation
  2. Member, Board of Trustees of Nigerian Machine Tools.
  3. Former Chairman, Poultry Group of Manufacturers Association Nigeria (MAN)
  4. Former Deputy National President of All Farmers Apex Association
  5. Former Deputy President of All Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (ALFAN)

Management Structure

Tuns Foods Management team

- Managing Director - Engr. Olalekan Abdul-Rahaman Badmus

Tuns Farms Managing Director - Engr. Olalekan Abdul-Rahaman Badmus

Engr. Badmus is a graduate of Computer Science and Engineering from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Nigeria. He holds Masters of Business Administration Degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria as well as Masters of Managerial Psychology degree also from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.

Engr. Badmus is a member of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), a member of Nigerian Institute of Management and also a Member of Council of Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria(COREN). He has attended many local and international courses in Financial Management and Business Development.

He is vast in the internal workings and operations of the company having been part of the Company since inception. He has served in different capacities in Administration, International Relations, Commercial Broiler Farm, Processing, Sales and marketing. While the Executive Director, Sales and marketing, he was responsible for expanding the Market share of the company by increasing the Customer base of the group. He was named as the Acting Managing Director of the Company by the Board in 2012.


- Acting Assistant General Manager, Foods and Bakery Allied-Mr Abdul-Hakim Badmus

Acting AGM Foods and Bakery - Mr Abdul-Hakim Badmus

Mr. Badmus holds a B.Sc. in Accounting from the University of Maiduguri, he started his career with the company in 2008 and has worked in various capacity in different section of the company, giving him an independent knowledge of the system.

He has attended various exhibitions and seminars on food production within and outside the country as this reflects in his admirable leadership quality.

He is presently tasked with the production of products for TUNS Foods and Agro allied.


Tuns Farms Management team

- General Manager - Mr. Seyi Ogunjinmi

G.M Farms - Mr Seyi Ogunjinmi

Mr. Ogunjimi holds a Higher National Diploma in Agricultural Engineering, a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Science and an MBA in Marketing Management. He is also a member of the Nigerian Institute of Food Science Technologists. He has attended various specialized training on safe food handling, Good Manufacturing Practices, STAR coaching/auditing and Implementation of HACCP principles for food industry.

He has also held various managerial positions in the Hatchery, Food processing, Sales and marketing. Prior to this appointment in 2013, he was the Assistant General Manager, Production and Sales. He has also attended various International conferences, expos and workshops.

He currently coordinates and oversees the Farm activities of the Group.


– Assistant General Manager, Processing & Sales – Mr. Babafemi Ayodele

AGM Processing and Sales - Mr Babafemi Ayodele

Mr. Ayodele holds a Bachelors’ degree in Agriculture and a post graduate diploma in Public administration with over 12 years postgraduate experience which spans various aspects of Hatchery operations, Breeder Management, Farm operations and Management. He has attended various seminars and workshops both internationally and locally in poultry production and health.

His responsibilities include management of the operations of the Processing facility, expansion of the customer base and increasing generated income of the group, coordination of all the Regional Sales managers and Sales executives in the Group.


– Assistant General Manager, Quality Research & Development– Mr. Taofeek Badmus

AGM Quality Research and Development- Mr Taofeek Badmus

Mr. Badmus is a graduate of Animal Science from University of Maiduguri. He holds a professional Postgraduate Diploma in Food Science Technology from Federal University of Technology, Akure and is currently pursuing his Master Degree in the same course. He is a Fellow of the United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) Cochran Program, a member of Institute of Food Technologist, he has also attended numerous exhibitions, Expos, trainings, conferences and workshops both locally and internationally.

He coordinates the Quality, Research and Development unit of the Group and is also saddled with Corporate Administration & International Business. He has devoted his entire career to working in the Company, thus having an in-depth knowledge of the workings of all the units within the group.