Olalekan (Ola) is a NOC Engineer at WACREN. Derrick has worked on some key infrastructure projects in his country – Benin. He led server infrastructure development, quality assurance, staging and production systems. He was also actively involved in enhancing the availability of infrastructure through enterprise-wide planning, testing, efficient implementation and comprehensive support.

Ola was also the Network Administrator for the SPTIC project at the University of Abomey Calavi (UAC) in Benin.

In his new role, Ola is helping to develop the network infrastructure and services required to meet the project objectives of the Africa Digital Campus project in Benin and Burkina Faso.

Derrick holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. He has LPIC-101 and LPIC-102 at the Linux Professional Institute.