Our Team

Our faculty members have been selected from our pool, on the basis of their qualifications, competence and practical experience.

Abel Ogundeji

Mr. Ogundeji, an accomplished accountant, started his banking career over 30 years ago. His working experience spans from Sterling Bank (former NAL Merchant Bank) where he spent 17 years to Guaranty Trust Bank and former Prudent Bank in acting capacity as Managing Director. He is also an Author who has written a lot of Banking and Business Manuals to his credit.

Lookman Oladimeji Ismail

An accomplished Financial Consultant, started his career over 25 years ago. His working experience spans from Kuramo Financial Services to Sterling Bank Plc in acting capacity as Group Head, Treasury & Financial Institutions. While in the banking industry, he had the opportunity of working with First Bank of Nigeria Plc, as the Head, Bond Trading Unit and Afribank Plc.

He is considered a subject matter expert in Foreign Exchange Derivatives, Portfolio management and Fixed Income securities.

Qudus Odunmbaku

Qudus Odunmbaku has a BSc in Accounting from Babcock University, ACI and ACA with over 10 years experience in financial markets, where he worked in Treasury department in both telecoms and banking industry. He presently works with First Bank of Nigeria Plc as an Fx Dealer. He has also worked as a Third Currency Trader, FX Sales Officer, Derivatives Trader. He is a versatile facilitator who facilitates currently with FMDA (Financial Market Dealers Association)

Olalekan Olusan

He is a quant expert with MBA, first degree in Statistics, a member of CQF Institute London and also an Associate Member of Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP). He is currently a managing partner at Tridge Consulting Limited, where he trains professionals on Business Analytics, Financial Modeling and quantitative Finance & Analysis. Before now, he was with Access Bank Plc where he worked as an Institutional & Corporate Banking department of the bank. He is a versatile facilitator and very passionate about imparting knowledge

Shakiru Shittu

Shakiru is a graduate of Accounting from Babcock University. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Tax Practitioner and an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management. He is certified in International Financial Reporting Standards (ACCA – UK). He has over ten years professional experience in Financial Control, Financial Reporting, Financial Audit, Internal Control, Tax and Risk Management. He is currently the Group Management Accountant at Afrinvest (West Africa) Limited.

Babatope Akerele

Tope Akerele has Bsc and MBA in Accounting and Financial Management respectively. ACA with over 10 yrs experience in both public and private sector. He is currently an Internal Auditor with Eco Bank. Prior to his current engagement, he has worked with the defunct Oceanic Bank, Audit firms and a Parastatal (C& LTC) under presidency as a senior Accountant. He is major in Financial Management, Auditing and Issue Assurance. He is a resourceful and versatile facilitator.

Ogunjirin Adelana Samuel

Samuel is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation in Nigeria (ACTI) and Associate member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA) with over 12 years experience in the banking industry. His working career spans from Intercontinental Bank Plc to Access Bank Plc. He is currently the Deputy Manager (Project & Development Finance) – Heritage Banking Company Limited.

Agboke Omolaja .S

Omolaja is a Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (CDCS) from IFS University, United Kingdom; he is a graduate of Business Administration from Polytechnic of Ibadan. He had experiences working across the different segments of trade services (both local and international desks). Omolaja presently works with the Foreign Banking Services Department (First Bank of Nigeria Limited). He is a committed individual, highly professional with a strong work ethic and positive attitude towards delivering quality results.

Adeniyi Ayodele

Mr. Ayodele is a top-performing, accomplished and skilled finance executive with over 9 years of experience in sales of fixed income products,within financial services industry. He has worked in the capacity of Foreign Operations Officer, Customer Service Officer, Cash Teller, Head Cash Teller, Forex Sales Officer and presently Fixed Income Sales Officer in the Treasury Department of First Bank of Nigeria Limited. He is a member of The Financial Markets Association (ACI), Associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants in Nigeria and member, Financial Markets Dealers Association of Nigeria (FMDA).He is highly experienced in the financial industry

Odunze Kizito Nosike

Nosike is a graduate of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, where he obtained a first class degree in Agricultural Economics.  He also facilitates for the Financial Markets Dealers Association of Nigeria. He is a member of The Financial Markets Association (ACI).

He has over 9 years experience in the financial industry, Mr. Nosike worked in the capacity of an underwriter, Team Lead; Credit Initiation and Underwriting Unit, Treasury Team member; Fixed Income Trading, Treasury Third Currencies Trader.

He is dynamic, versatile & resourceful.