Ms. Olayemi Sotomi
Ms. Olayemi Sotomi is the pioneer Director of Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Health. She also doubles as the eHealth project management lead after facilitating the inauguration of Nigeria's inter-ministerial eHealth governance structure. Prior to this she led the publication of Nigeria’s first eHealth Strategy.
Her career in Nigeria’s Federal Civil Service spans over two decades. Her career progression in Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) cut across the administration and supervision of ICT Units in the Lagos Mainland and Lagos Island Tax Offices. She was actively involved in the implementation of Taxpayers Identification Number (TIN) in the country. She has been in the directorate cadre since 2008 and has experience spanning several other ministries including Federal Ministry of Finance, Federal Ministry of Defense, and Public Service institute of Nigeria.
She holds a Computer science and economics degree and she is a member of the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) and other professional bodies.