Board of Directors

Olatunde Busari (SAN)


Olatunde Busari (SAN) is the Chairman of VFD Group Plc. He was called to the Nigeria Bar in 1989 and is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria. He is a highly resourceful legal specialist with versed experience in company management.

Nonso Okpala

Group Managing Director/CEO

Nonso Okpala is the Group Managing Director of VFD Group Plc.

He was previously the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Heirs Holdings and is replete with vast experience in the Nigerian financial services industry garnered while working with reputable firms like KPMG, BGL and United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA).

Ngozi Aghanya

Non-Executive Director

Ngozi Aghanya is a Non-Executive Director at VFD Group Plc.

She is a lawyer with over a decade of legal experience and comes with a wealth of experience in commercial legal transactions, particularly within the finance industry, notably with Greenwich Trust Group Ltd

Victor Fagbamila

Non-Executive Director

Victor Fagbamila is a Non Executive Director at VFD Group Plc. He has over 25 years of work experience in Professional Practice, Business and Financial Analysis, Project Management, Management Consulting, Commerce and Industry.

Mary-Callista Ozigbo

Non-Executive Director

Mary-Callista Ozigbo is a Non Executive Director at VFD Group Plc. She has vast experience working with top multinationals in the Oil and Gas and Information Technology sectors. Her experience working in these sectors spans African and European environments.

Suleiman Lawal

Non-Executive Director

Suleiman Lawal is a business strategist with vast experience in project management and proven leadership & management skills in challenging, multicultural, & fast-paced environments.

Dr. Samuel Maduka Onyishi

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. Samuel Onyishi is a Non-Executive Director at VFD Group Plc.
A highly resourceful entrepreneur, he chairs a number of corporate boards with diverse experience in petroleum, capital market, banking, transportation and logistics.

Jewel Okwechime

Independent Non-Executive Director

Jewel Okwechime is a Non-Executive Director at VFD Group Plc.
She has over 15 years’ experience in Chemical and Environmental Engineering, developing and leading long-term strategic objectives that resulted in positive growth and innovation

Bolaji Adewumi


Executive Director, Finance

Mobolaji Adewumi holds a B.Sc. in Management and Accounting from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife and an MBA specializing in Finance from the Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. He is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) with over ten years post-qualification experience.
Prior to joining VFD Group Plc, he worked with the Managing Director of First Bank of Nigeria Limited. Prior to that, he was the Special Adviser to the Managing Director of ASO Savings and Loans Plc while doubling as Head of Strategy. Bolaji has deep financial services experience and expertise, having worked with regional and global leaders in the financial services sector, such as the United Bank for Africa and KPMG Nigeria.

Adeniyi Adenubi

Executive Director, Institutional Business and Investor Relations

Adeniyi Adenubi is the Director, Institutional Business and Investor Relations of VFD Group Plc. He has over 10 years of hands-on experience in Private Equity, Venture Capitalism and Financial Advisory. He also has a specific oversight on Corporate Governance

He has played Financial Advisory roles to numerous firms in Nigeria and in the United Kingdom, most notably with the Royal Bank of Scotland and ATOS Consulting.

Gbenga Omolokun

Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer

Gbenga Omolokun is an Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of VFD Group Plc.

He has over twelve years of business process, technology and strategy experience across various industries including Manufacturing, Financial Services, Public Sector and Pharmaceuticals.

Gbenga currently oversees the strategy, technology and operations division of the group and its subsidiaries.

Azubike Emodi

Executive Director/Group Commercial Director

Azubike Emodi is the Group Commercial Director of VFD Group Plc.

He is a resourceful financial service specialist with experience in retail and commercial banking and worked with Zenith Bank before joining Maxxon Pro Service Inc. in Canada where he worked as an Investment Advisor/Financial Planner.