Meet The Team

Behind our success, we have a dedicated team that ensures every project is translated from possibility to reality. Meet them...

Ayoola Tokunbo Onajide

FNIA, RIBA, SAIA

Principal Partner & Managing Director

Ayoola Onajide was born in Hull, Yorkshire, England on July 22, 1958. His father is from Ijebujesha in Osun state and his mother is from Benin City in Edo state. He attended International School, the University of Ibadan from 1969 to 1976 and later trained as a Chartered Architect in the United Kingdom. After qualifying, he returned to work at Godwin and Hopwood and later at James Cubitt and Partners in Lagos. He founded ATO Architects Ltd in 1988, and in his capacity manages the practice of 27 architects in offices in Lagos and Abuja. ATOAL’s portfolio is uniquely diverse and includes work in Aviation, Housing, Masterplanning, Educational, Commercial and industrial projects for Multinationals, Government, Public and Private entities.

Ekaete Bassey Fujah

FNIA, Int’l Assoc. AIA, LEED AP

Director

Ekaete has worked in Architecture and Construction as an Architect and Project Manager since 1991. She holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree both in architecture from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria in West Africa.

Ugo Chris-Aluta

MNIA

Director

Ugo Chris-Aluta (Nee Idam)has successfully led a design and management team to deliver a nationwide project for the roll-out of ATM infrastructure in over 600 locations for one of Nigeria's leading Banks. She is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Architects, qualifying with the highest scores in the professional examinations in 2005.

Rita Emina

MNIA, NMIN

Director

Rita has worked on a broad range of projects in the corporate and finance industries as well as in housing. Her projects include the documentation of the Corporate Head Office for the Federal Inland Revenue Service. Her greatest strengths include project management and project documentation and the production of construction drawings and documentations.

Toyin Caulcrick

Associate

Toyin is a talented designer and has vast experience in construction management. His down-to-earth, people-oriented personality has made him an asset to the firm in marketing and managing private clients.