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WebTV's Market Review segment dedicated to #Coronanomics will be featuring a robust conversation on 'Post COVID-19: Deepening Investor Education in Nigeria'.
Guest: Akeem Oyewale
Date: Monday, May 10, 2020
Topic: Post COVID-19: Deepening Investor Education in Nigeria
Highlights: Available later in the day with link to full video.
Host: Ottoabasi Abasiekong, Editor, WebTV
Co-Host: Boason Omofaye, Guest Analyst and CEO Frontier Africa Reports
AKEEM OYEWALE is the Chief Executive Officer of Stanbic IBTC Nominees Limited, a member of the Standard Bank Group and the Head of Investor Services at Stanbic IBTC Bank. Stanbic IBTC Bank is the largest custodial bank in Nigeria for non-pension assets. Standard Bank is also the largest bank in Africa in terms of assets.
An Arthur Anderson Scholar, Mr. Oyewale also serves as a Non-Executive Director at both Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited (Nigeria's largest asset management company) and Stanbic IBTC Capital Limited (Nigeria's premier investment banking firm). He was previously the Head of Global Markets Sales in Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, and Director of Equities Brokerage in the Standard Bank Group. He is a member of the Institute of Directors (M.IoD).
Akeem holds an MBA from Manchester Business School, United Kingdom and a B. Sc (Hons) degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He is an authorised Dealing Clerk on The Nigerian Stock Exchange, an authorized member of the Commodities Brokers Association of Nigeria, and he holds a professional certificate in Islamic Capital Markets from the Global Islamic University Malaysia.
He has more than 20 years extensive Investment Banking and Capital Markets experience and a vast experience in Credit/Marketing and Trade Finance, which involves structuring short- and medium-term facilities. He also managed the Stanbic IBTC Nigerian Equity Fund, Nigeria's largest mutual fund and was responsible for the launch of the Stanbic IBTC Ethical Fund.
Previously the CEO of Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited, Mr. Oyewale was nominated as "Young Manager of the Year in Nigeria" at the prestigious ThisDay Annual Awards 2006. Mr. Oyewale was also the pioneer CEO of Stanbic IBTC Stockbrokers Limited from 2009 to January 2012.
Mr Oyewale has participated in numerous market developmental activities and was a Member of the SEC-appointed committee that crafted the 10 Year Master Plan for Nigeria's Capital Market 2015 - 2025; and also a member of the Technical Committee for Financial Literacy of the SEC. He was a Council Member of The Nigerian Stock Exchange and also sits on the Council of The Chartered Institute of stockbrokers of Nigeria. He was a Vice President of the Association of Asset Custodians of Nigeria. He also served as a Technical Committee member for the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.
Akeem is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Guild of Muslim Professionals Nigeria. He is also a Trustee of the United for Kids Foundation, a charity that seeks to bring smiles to the faces of Nigeria's indigent children, one child at a time.
Mr Akeem Oyewale can be reached through his email address firstname.lastname@example.org
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