Term of Office:
Ambassador Ibironke O. Vaughan- Adefope (Mrs.) was appointed to the board of First Registrars & Investor Services Limited as a Non Executive Director in 2013.
Skills and Experience:
Ibironke attended St. Annes School, Ibadan where she obtained her West African School Certificate in 1969 and later the International School, University of Ibadan where she concluded her General Examinations Advanced A Levels in 1972. She then proceeded to the New York Institute of Technology, New York and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Life Science Cum Laude in 1975. Not satisfied with her already considerable achievements, she enrolled in the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York where she obtained her Masters in Public Health in 1978. After her graduation, she worked in the Department of Health, New York in various positions. Her medical career also included stints with Columbia University, New York and the Prestigious Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.
She returned to Nigeria in the early eighties to actualize her objectives of assisting in the formation and implementation of social and economic programmes for developing countries, to coordinate community- based projects with the assistance of government and non-government agencies.
It was in recognition of her hardwork and meritorious service that she was called to be the principal representative (Ambassador) of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the nations of Zambia and Malawi from 1999-2003. She served her country impeccably and returned honourably.
She currently resides in Ibadan, where she is still active in the promotion of African social, cultural, economic and diplomatic interests.