Tohib Iyiola – Director, Business Development

Tohib Iyiola is a co-founder of Citigate Group Holdings Limited, the parent company to  the Multi-national Corporation Citigate Commodities Trading Limited . Tohib has considerable experience in business, marketing and public relations.

Tohib has headed Citigate Commodities Trading Limited’s business development department from its birth and has helped the company to become a global operator. Tohib, a dogged and focussed business executive, has leveraged on his early exposure to business to impact on the day-to-day activities of Citigate. Working with the family business as an impressionable youngster, Tohib has garnered, over the years, practical business experience and has developed a knack for achieving success in all his endeavours. The firsthand business skills he gained while working for the family business put him in good stead today heading the business development department of Citigate.

Tohib has remarkable experience in marketing and business networking and finance he prides himself as a budding serial entrepreneur with a firm sight on building global businesses. He is focussed on growing Citigate Commodities trading Limited into a global giant. Tohib is a passionate and effective business personality who is determined to contribute effectively to the growth and success of the Citigate brand.


Andrew Whitmarsh – Director & Founding Partner

Andrew Whitmarsh is a co-founder of Citigate Commodities Trading Ltd who plays a very strategic and specialist role as the head of precious mineral evaluating and grading. His expertise have developed with almost 30 years of experience in the precious gems and minerals industry. Andrew has had in-depth experience with a substantial amount of gain in knowledge and skill through out the supply chain of precious minerals. As an experienced Manufacturer, dealer and retailer Mr Whitmarsh possess the characteristics of a true precious gem and metals specialist.

Due to his vast experience Andrew has developed a wide supply chain for Citigates Mineral based endeavours World Wide and continues to leverage the organisation amongst its competitors with his level of profoundness.


Folarin (Jay) Adedayo – Director of Operations

Mr Adedayo is a skilled and professional individual with immense expertise in project management, human resource and logistics. He is a Co-Founder of the organisation and has had the role of over-seeing all international projects in some of the most challenging environments to date.

With practical business experience in Europe and Africa Jay has managed to develop innovative concepts, which works for our organisations operations in both continents centred around logistics and conflict free minerals.

A pro-active hands on personality with great personnel management and negotiation skills Jay has played a major role in physically connecting and developing a robust supply chain through silk routes and logistical hubs.


Fatima Omar – Regional Manager Dubai, UAE
With extensive experience within the luxury diamond and watch industry, Fatima is now responsible for all operations in Dubai, UAE. Beginning her career in 2007 working for an international jewellery company based in the United Kingdom, she worked her way to become a diamond specialist.
Following her passion she began working with opulent international watch brands, Breguet, Audemars Piguet, Rolex, Breitling and Omega to name a few.  Her core expertise includes diamond consultation, horology, one-to-one sales and client services.
Fatima has worked with very affluent and influential individuals over the last few years from all regions of the world. Delivering to politically exposed persons and famous clients. Fatima Omar has expertise in Practical Financial Management and promoting luxury brands and products and was graced with the opportunity to host an event with David Beckham. During her time with Omega SA, she participated in representing the company during the 2012 London Olympic Games.


Dr. Kelvin Anderson

Kelvin is a geoscientist with over 15 years’ experience, having worked as a geologist and a geophysicist in diverse and often challenging operating environments such as in Sierra Leone, Guinea, Liberia and Cameroon. He is a natural leader having led prospecting teams that have explored remote areas of these countries for a wide range of commodities including diamonds, gold and iron ore. He has also had a university professional career, having worked as a lecturer in the University of Sierra Leone and delivered lectures in 2012 and 2013 to MSc Mining Geology students at Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, UK.

He holds a master’s degree in Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, with specialization in Applied Geophysics, from ITC, University of Twente, Holland, and recently has attained his PhD in Earth Resources from Camborne School of Mines.

Kelvin has that rare mix of skills in that he is a highly qualified professional yet is equally comfortable driving projects in the field under difficult condition. He is a determined, energetic and passionate manager with a proven track record of delivering results and value to the operations he has been involved with.

Jenovive Chinyere

Jenovive Chinyere

Jenovive Chinyere is an unmitigated business tactician and visionary entrepreneur. Specializing in strategic marketing and business management. She has vast experience, which spans several business sectors including Oil & Gas, Marine Transportation, Various Commodities, and Precious Minerals.

She is a highly effective management professional who emphasizes innovation and creativity in solving complex problem. She is Energetic and display results-focused with success in developing and leading diverse teams to achieve outstanding results.

The best way to describe her would be as a seasoned manager dedicated to bringing organizations to the next phase of growth and development. She is diligent and motivated to improve processes, streamline operations and increase revenue she excels at streamlining operations to decrease costs and promote organizational efficiency.

She always try to demonstrate resourcefulness in operations by bringing comprehensive background in showing good and personnel management. Her versatility insures that She always try to see the “big picture” while still focusing on the details.”