Mr. Oladimeji Olayemi Kasimaawo Owofemi FCA, also known as Dimeji, is the Founder, Vice Chairman & Chief Executive of Multi-Trex Integrated Foods Plc. On July 1, 1987, Mr. Owofemi began his industrial career with Cocoa Industries Limited, Ikeja (wholly owned subsidiary of Odu’a Group Limited) as a Management Accountant. In July 1988, he joined Ebun Industries Limited as Accounts Manager where he held several important positions & rose to become Executive Director (Marketing & Administration) of the Cocoa Processing family business.
In 1993, he resigned from Ebun and started his own business along the entire spectrum of the Cocoa Value Chain including Cocoa farming, Warehousing & Handling Services, Haulage & Forwarding Services and the establishment of Multi-Trex in November 1999 which was quoted on the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) in November 2009 with about 1,200 shareholders as at end of October 2017.
Multi-Trex Integrated Foods Plc. is a “Cocoa Farm To Chocolate Factory” fully integrated company with installed capacity to process 65,000metric tonnes of raw Cocoa beans into Cocoa Liquor, Cocoa Butter, Cocoa Cake and Cocoa Powder for Export and manufacturing of fast moving consumer goods (fmcg) Cocoa products such as Chocolate Bars, Chocolate Spread and Chocolate Powder & Liquid Drinks readily available in the Nigerian local retail markets.