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Mr Adeyinka Asekun Chairman WEMA BANK PLC MR ADEYINKA ASEKUN
Chairman
Adeyinka Asekun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration, majoring in Marketing. He went on to obtain an MBA from California State University.
He began his career at S.C Johnson & Son (U.S.A), an FMCG multinational company in 1983. He has taken up different managerial positions abroad and in Nigeria since then.
Mr. Asekun is a retail banking specialist with over two decades of experience in the sales and marketing of financial products and services. He worked in International Merchant Bank, UBA plc and Oceanic Bank Plc. Noteworthy among his assignments were; Head of the National Sales Force and Head of Retail Credit Products at UBA Plc, Head of Retail Banking at Oceanic Bank and Acting Managing Director of Oceanic Homes. His most recent board level appointments were; Non-Executive Director at Oceanic Insurance and Oceanic Savings and Loans.
He is currently the CEO of Hebron Limited a company involved in business training and consulting.
While at UBA Plc, Mr. Asekun won an award for product innovation for leading a team that developed and launched two highly innovative and successful consumer loan products.
On different occasions, Ade has had the opportunity to work on major transformation projects at two Tier 1 banks. He was part of the management team in both instances that worked with a leading global management consultant to achieve the business objectives of the two banks
Ade joined the board of directors of Wema Bank Plc in August 2012. Since then he has served as the Chairman of the Board Risk Management Committee and a member of the Board Credit Committee. He became Chairman of the Board of Directors on December 24th 2012.
Ade is considered to be a team player whose experience and profile make him well suited to play a leading role in the successful implementation of Wema Bank’s transformation agenda.

SEGUN OLOKETUYI SEGUN OLOKETUYI
Managing Director/CEO
Mr. Segun Oloketuyi, a consummate banker with several years of banking and managerial experience, is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Wema Bank Plc. Until his appointment, he was an Executive Director, Skye Bank Plc with the responsibility for business development across Lagos and South-West directorates of the bank.
A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of Nigeria (ICAN), Segun is a Second Class Upper Division graduate of Chemistry from University of Lagos. He started out in 1985 as an Auditor with the then Akintola Williams and Co. (Chartered Accountants). Segun has attended various professional and leadership training programmes in the course of his banking career. He is an MBA Alumnus of the Lagos Business School and the Advanced Management Programme of INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.
In October 2005, Segun was appointed the acting Managing Director of Bond Bank Plc during which he steered the bank through a successful merger process with Skye Bank Plc. Following the successful and hitch-free merger, he was appointed an Executive Director (Finance & Enterprise risk Management) in January 2006. He was also the Post-merger Integration Coordinator that worked with different integration teams and external consultants following the merger of the different legacy banks that formed Skye Bank Plc.
A 2007 recipient of the distinguished Alumni Merit Award of the University of Lagos, Segun holds the memberships of the Institute of Directors (IOD) and the Ikoyi Club 1938.

NURUDEEN ADEYEMO FAGBENRO NURUDEEN FAGBENRO
Executive Director South-West Bank
Nurudeen Fagbenro graduated from the University of Lagos in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting (Second Class Upper Division). He joined Wema Bank as an Accounting Supervisor in 1986 and rose to become the Head of Foreign Trade in 1991. He is an Alumnus of the Lagos Business School and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
Nurudeen has held various strategic positions in the Bank amongst which are: Head of International Banking Division from 1996 to 2001, Chief Inspector (2001 – 2003), Assistant General Manager (2002 – 2003). Whilst as an Assistant General Manager, Nurudeen was saddled with the responsibility of identifying/training of key management staff to take charge of future management of International Operations. He became the Deputy General Manager in 2003 and was drafted to manage the Commercial & Telecommunications and Institutional Banking Groups.
In 2005, he rose to become the General Manager in charge of Institutional Banking, a position he held until his appointment as an Executive Director in 2006.
Nurudeen coordinated the institutional integration of National Bank of Nigeria Limited and Wema Bank Plc. He has been exposed to various capacity building courses and programmes in Nigeria and overseas.

ADEMOLA ADEBISE ADEMOLA ADEBISE
Executive Director Lagos and South-South Bank
Ademola Adebise is a graduate of Computer Science from the University of Lagos where he obtained a Bachelor's degree (Second Class Upper Division) in 1987. He also holds an MBA degree from the prestigious Pan African University, Lagos Business School.
As a seasoned and professional banker of repute with over 20 years experience, Ademola’s experience spans Information Technology, Financial Control & Strategic Planning, Treasury, Corporate Banking, Risk Management and Performance Management.
Prior to joining Wema Bank Plc, he was Head, Finance & Performance Practice in Accenture (Nigeria) and Programme Manager on a transformation project for one of the old generation banks in Nigeria. He also led various projects for banks which include Business Process Re-engineering, Selection & Implementation of Core Banking Application, Consumer Lending Transformation, etc.
A thorough-bred, resourceful and self-motivated personality, Ademola attended several training courses, seminars and workshops locally and overseas in areas such as Advance Selling (Munich, Germany 2008), Technical & Leadership (Chicago, USA and Johannesburg, South Africa), Competing in a Global Environment (IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Barcelona, Spain 2004), Credit Risk Management organised by Citibank (New York, USA 2003).
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria as well as an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation & Computer Professionals (Registration Council of Nigeria).

MORUF OSENI MORUF OSENI
Executive Director Abuja Bank
Moruf Oseni is an Executive Director on the board of Wema Bank Plc with oversight responsibility for the Abuja Bank, Public Sector (Lagos) and Advisory Services/Special Products.
Prior to his appointment as an Executive Director, Moruf was the CEO of MG Ineso Limited, a principal investment and financial advisory firm with interests spanning various sectors of the economy. Before MG Ineso, Moruf was a Vice President at Renaissance Capital, where he was responsible for DCM, ECM and structured capital markets origination and execution for Sub-Saharan African corporates. He was also an Associate at Salomon Brothers/Citigroup Global Markets in London and New York where he was involved in credit market origination and execution for European financial institutions. During his tenure at Citigroup, he was involved in the origination of various pioneering and innovative instruments across the debt spectrum. He commenced his career as an IT officer with Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Company (NLNG).
Moruf holds an MBA degree from the prestigious Institut European d’Administration des Affaires (INSEAD) in France, a Masters in Finance (MiF) from the London Business School, London and a B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Moruf enjoys drawing, painting, football, lawn tennis, squash and table tennis.

ADEBODE ADEFIOYE MR ADEBODE ADEFIOYE
Non-Executive Director
Mr. Adefioye is an alumnus of the University of Lagos from where he obtained a B.Sc. degree (Chemistry) in 1983 and two years later became a Master of Science degree holder from the same citadel of knowledge.
He started his career with John Holt Plc and rose through the ranks to become a General Manager from 2000 – 2002 having held several management positions. He served at different levels and sections in the company with his experience covering Production & Quality Control, Personnel and Administration before opting for an early retirement in 2002 and has since been engaged in business and public service.
Currently he serves on the board of several limited liability companies like Cereem Investment Limited, SW8 Investment Limited, IBK Services Limited and Spectrum Ventures Limited to mention a few.
As a member of the Ikeja Golf Club, he is an avid golfer, serving the golfing communities in different capacities.
Mr. Adefioye is a notable member of the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria.

ABUBAKAR LAWAL MR ABUBAKAR LAWAL
Non-Executive Director
Mr. Lawal holds an HND certificate in Banking & Finance from the Polytechnic of Ibadan (1988) and proceeded to the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Kano, to obtain an MBA degree in 1999.
Mr. Lawal worked in Midas Finance Limited, Ibadan as Investment Officer (1990 – 1993). He joined the services of City Code Trust Limited, Lagos as a Manager in 1993 before he joined Altrade Securities Limited, Ikeja as an Assistant General Manager in 1995.
He is a professional and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers, the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Nigeria, the Institute of Directors (IOD), the Associate Certified Pension Practitioner and Associate National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria. His career in the Capital Market spans a period of 15 years. He is a highly experienced stock-broker. He is also a member of the Ikoyi Club 1938 and Ikeja Golf Club amongst others. He is a retired Council Member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange and Member, Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers. He loves reading and golfing. Until his appointment as a Non-Executive Director on the board, Mr. Lawal is the Managing Director/CEO of GTI Capital Ltd, a position he occupies till date. He is happily married with children.

RAMESH NARAINDAS HATHARAMANI MR. RAMESH HATHIRAMANI
Non-Executive Director
Mr. Ramesh Hathiramani was born at Portnovo, Republic of Benin to Mr. & Mrs. Hathiramani on May 1, 1950, He is a Nigerian by naturalisation. He obtained a B.Com degree from the Madras University, Chennair, India in 1971. Mr. Hathiramani, between 1971 and 2007 has worked in various organisations at different levels ranging from middle management to top management. In 1971, he worked with United Asian Traders, Lagos, Nigeria as a manager and moved on in 1973 to become a partner in U n Me, Malaga, Spain. He became the General Manager in 1975 at O. Adero Trading Company Lagos, Nigeria. Before joining the board of the bank in September 2011, he has been the Chairman of Dana Group of Companies Plc; a large conglomerate incorporating a diverse range of businesses from manufacturing plastics, pharmaceutical products, food, motor cycles and vehicles, electronic products to offering sales and maintenance services. The company was incorporated as a private limited liability company on April 25, 1996 and was converted to a Public Limited Company on September 15, 2010. This group has gainfully employed about 3,000 people and created seven subsidiaries, thus enhancing its reputation as a socially responsible organisation. Mr. Hathiramani has over 40 years of management experience in Nigeria and overseas and sits on the board of several companies including Prestige Assurance Plc, Dana Airlines Limited.
Extra-curricular activities include, Chairman and Trustee, Sri Satya Sai Seva Organisation, Founder and Promoter, Sai Vandana Foundation, Member, Nigeria-India Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
He is happily married with children.

SAMUEL DUROJAYE MR SAMUEL DUROJAYE
Non-Executive Director
Mr. Durojaye was born on April 18, 1958 in Ijebu North East Local Government Area of Ogun State.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He is also an Associate member of Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria and Associate, Institute of Directors, Nigeria.
Mr. Durojaye’s employment profile covers Union Bank Plc (formerly Barclays), Balogun Ayanfalu Badejo & Co (Chartered Accountants), Nigerian Breweries Plc as an Accountant and Finance Manager between 1986 and November 1990.
Before his appointment on the board of the Bank, he was a Director on the boards of Pilot Finance Limited and Towergate Insurance Plc. He was appointed Commissioner for Finance in Ogun State and served in this capacity between May 1999 and May 2003.
His professional committee membership covers: the Strategic Committee (ICAN), Consultancy Committee (CIBN-Lagos Branch) and Finance & General Purpose Committee (CIS).
He currently occupies the position of the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer in Pilot Finance Limited; a position he has held since 2006.
Mr. Durojaye was appointed a Non-Executive Director on the board of Wema Bank on May 2, 2012.
He is married with children.

AUGUSTINA VUKOR 'QUARSHIE TINA VUKOR-QUARSHIE (TVQ)
Independent Non-Executive Director
Tina Vukor-Quarshie hails from Edo State, where she began her educational pursuit at the Convent Girls Primary School, Benin - City and then proceeded to Idia College, a prestigious secondary school also in Benin – City to become the best graduating student in the West African School Certificate (W.A.S.C) Examination in 1977. She went further to obtain a Bachelors degree (Second Class, Upper Division) and then a Masters Degree in Pharmacy from the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Whilst at the University of Ife, she was honoured with a National Merit Award by the Federal Government of Nigeria for scholastic excellence.
With a flair for finance, she went on to obtain an MBA degree in 1988 from the University of Benin, Benin - City and was the recipient of the Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia Prize for the best graduating student in Business Policy and the Chief Isaac Akinmokun Prize for the best graduating student in Entrepreneurial Development. She was awarded an Honourary Doctorate Degree by the Commonwealth University, Belize / London Graduate School in 2012.
Prior to her appointment as a non-executive Director on the board of Wema Bank Plc, 'TVQ', as she is fondly called, began her banking career with International Merchant Bank (IMB) Ltd as a credit analyst in 1988.
TVQ also had a stellar career in Zenith Bank Plc which she joined in 1990 as a pioneer member of staff, rising through the ranks and heading several divisions at senior management level including Treasury/Financial Institutions, Corporate and Correspondent Banking, Foreign Exchange, Retail Banking and Human Resources amongst others, before being appointed an Executive Director in 1999. She took a year’s sabbatical leave from banking after her voluntary exit from Zenith Bank Ltd in June 2000.
After a well-deserved rest, TVQ was practically dragged out of this self-imposed leave to re-enter the Nigerian Banking scene as Divisional Director, Commercial Banking at Guaranty Trust Bank Plc in 2001 and then to Platinum Bank Plc as Executive Director in 2002.
TVQ has served in various senior management roles and board positions across the banking industry and is currently the Chief Executive Officer/Chief Service Marshal of TVQ Consulting Group® - a training and consulting firm with a focus on Customer Service, Marketing and Leadership.
A well-decorated achiever who has won numerous local and international honours in her endeavours, TVQ is also a member of the prestigious Institute of Directors and a Lifetime Deputy Governor of the American Biographical Institute, North Carolina, USA.
She is a highly focused and career-minded lady who loves travelling, reading and listening to classical & jazz music.

OMOBOSOLA OJO OMOBOSOLA OJO
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mrs. Omobosola Ojo holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in General History from Ondo State University (1988 - 1992). She obtained a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Buckingham, United Kingdom in 1995 and was called to Bar after attending the Nigerian Law School between 1997 – 2000.
Mrs. Omobosola Ojo started her working career with the Ministry of Justice, Department of Public Prosecution, Alausa Secretariat, Ikeja Lagos as a Youth Corps Member (2005 - 2006). She joined O. Adekoya & Co. Herbert Macaulay, Yaba as an Associate Junior Counsel (2003 - 2004) with responsibilities which included Preparing Court Cases, Drafting letters to clients, Representing Clients in Courts among others.
Mrs. Omobosola Ojo is currently a partner with Fola Akinrinsola, Ojo & Co., Lagos which she joined in 2006.


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