The Management Team
Olufemi Bakre is a visionary leader with over 32 years of banking experience that cuts across the Multilateral Business, Foreign and Local Financial Institutions, Public Sector, Corporate & Retail Banking and Customer Relationship Management.
He commenced his banking career at MBC International bank (formerly Merchant Banking Corporation) where he rose to the position of a General Manager. After the acquisition of MBC by First Bank in 2006, he became the Group Head, Multilateral, Financial Institutions and Global Custody. He initiated and delivered the First Bank China Representative Office, amongst others. Read More…
Matthew Okojie is a British Chevening Scholar who has 33 years of work experience with 28 years of that in banking and financial consultancy. Read More…
Chief Operations Officer
Damian Edeosa Esekheigbe is a seasoned executive-level financial institution operations expert with over 30 years of experience. Read More…
Head, Treasury and Institutional Banking
Ayodeji Abimbola was the Group Treasurer at Nova Merchant Bank Limited where he was responsible for the bank’s treasury and balance sheet management strategy,
Chief Compliance Officer
Isioma Gogo-Anazodo has over 28 years experience in Banking, Audit and Accounting.
Chief Information Officer
Oluwakemi Orimoloye has over 20 years cognate banking and broad IT Management experience.
Head, Internal Audit
Seyi Ogundipe has over 20 years of experience across professional practice and banking.
Chief Finance Officer
Bola Ibrahim has over 20 years of banking experience with hands-on experience which spans through Banking Operations, Internal Control,
HEAD, HUMAN RESOURCES
Patrick Mbagwu is the Head of Human Resources. With a B.Sc. in Sociology and an MSc in Industrial Relations & Personnel Management, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. Read More…
Head, Internal Control
Nelson Agbonifo is a professional Banker with over two decades of banking experience in Internal Control
HEAD, ADMIN & CORPORATE SERVICES
Emmanuel O. Elaho, ACIB, is a highly experienced business professional in the financial industry. He holds an MBA in Finance and a bachelor’s degree in economics. Read More…
CHIEF INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICER
Akinshola Akintilo is a highly experienced Information Security professional with a
strong educational background. Read More…
Head, Legal Services
Chika is a distinguished corporate and commercial law expert. In 2017, she was appointed the Company Secretary and Legal Adviser of ETI Specialized Resolution Company (ESRC) Ltd, a financial asset management firm and subsidiary of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI).
Head of Brand and Communications
Ademola is a seasoned brand and marketing communications specialist with over 15
years in the industry.