MEET ARC. AYODEJI OGEDENGBE
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF ARTDECO GLOBAL INTEGRATED NIG.LTD
Arc. Ayodeji Ogedengbe had both his primary and Secondary School education in Ekiti State where he attended Ofigba Community Primary School Ise Ekiti and Amoye Grammar School Ikere Ekiti respectively. As a young school boy, he was bright and tenacious; this earned him the post of the Library prefect all through his higher secondary school days and graduated from the school in the year 1996. He thereafter proceeded to Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma, Edo State in the year 1997 to Study Architecture.
In 2001 he batched the best graduate award (BSc. Architecture Degree) in the faculty of Environmental Science of the University with a second class upper division and in the same year won the competition of the Nigerian Institute of Architects(NIA) and African Union of Architects Competition(AUA) which earned him a scholarship to proceed for Masters degree in the same University. He was the presidents of the Students Architects of Nigeria between 2001-2002 and won so many excellent performance awards to his credit. He partook in the National Youth Service Corps in year 2005 after his Master Degree in Jos Plateau State.
As a lover of Interior Architecture and furniture making, he utilized some free period of his service year to undergo local training at various furniture companies. He worked in various Architectural firms in lagos between 2005-2007. He was thereafter appointed as a resident Architect of the Due Process Office, Office of the Governor, Osogbo in the year 2007 where he rose to become the Manager of the Public Building Department.
During his stay in office, he was in charge of the review and Monitoring of all government building projects in Osun State. In 2008, he proceeded to Obafemi Awolowo University Prost Graduate school for a course in contract management procedure(a world bank aided project). As an academia , he worked as an adjunct in Osun State University Department of Civil Engineering and Department of Urban and Regional Planning between 2010 and 2012.
In 2008, he established De neolithics Consults Ltd, an Architectural and interior design, Supervision and construction firm that and participated in the design, supervision of various projects in Nigeria which includes;
- Faculty of Engineering, Osun State University
- Faculty of Health Science, Osun State University
- University Library, Osun State University
- University library, Ekiti State University
- Faculty of Science Ekiti University
- Kings University Remodeliing
- Nel rose Hotel, Ibadan
- Qrs event centre, Ile ife
- Ikeja central estate lagos state among others.
As an entrepreneur, his desire to provide standard interior items and furniture that will meet the desire of the people led to the establishment of ARTDECO GLOBAL INTEGRATED NIG.LTD. A firm that has today grown its tentacles beyond limits.