Executive Director, Finance

Mobolaji Adewunmi
Mobolaji Adewunmi

Executive Director, Finance

Director Since

April 2019

Key Experience and Qualifications

  • Project Management and Leadership: Responsible for Performance Monitoring & Strategy for Africa Subsidiaries, also Coordinated the Finance Function of IJBA PLC Bank Subsidiaries in 18 countries across Africa; improved accountability in the various Finance Offices
  • Coordinated the periodic performance review in the Head Office and in the regions
  • Coordinate the budgeting process for the bank
  • Oversee the Bank's fund-raising exercise on behalf of the MD (working with Structured Finance Division and External Consultants)
  • Prepared financial statements for various financial institutions under relevant financial reporting frameworks
  • Carried out loan portfolio valuation for several Nigerian Banks in line with the prudential guidelines and general accepted accounting principles. Recommended and provided justification for loan loss provisioning based on loan valuation.

Career Highlights

  • Executive Director, Finance, VFD Group Plc (April 2019 till Date)
  • Special Assistant to the MD/CEO, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (February 2016 - March 2019)
  • Special Adviser to the MD/CEO & Head of Strategy, ASO Savings and Loans PLC (November 2012 – October 2015)
  • Summer Internship Associate, Africa Finance Corporation, Finance & Treasury (September 2012)
  • Summer Internship Associate, Egon Zehnder International London Office (July 2012 – August 2012)
  • Judge Business School Global Consulting project, Fairtrade International, London and Germany (March 2012- April 2012)
  • Head of Finance and Performance Management, UBA Africa Directorate, United Bank for Africa (January 2010 – May 2011)· 
  • Acting CFO, UBA Africa (February 2009 – December 2009)
  • Audit Senior, KPMG Professional Services, Lagos, Nigeria (January 2006 – January 2009)

 

Other Professional Experience and Community Involvement

  • ACCA (2007)
  • KPMG Audit Senior Training, Johannesburg, South Africa (2008)
  • International Project Finance, New York, U.S.A (2014)

 

Education

  • Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, UK MBA (Specializing in Finance)
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, BSC in Management and Accounting
  • Nigerian Military School Zaria