Adewale Akinade heads the Finance and Accounts department and he is designated the Deputy General Manager; Finance and Accounts. He is an ITIL, ITSMS & BSP Certified Finance Professional. He has about two decade years of Finance and Strategy experience spanning various areas of accounting and finance such as Treasury & Cash flow Management, Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Finance Strategy, Budgeting and Budgetary Controls, ITSMS for Service Strategy cum Process Optimization, Performance Management as well as Balanced Scorecard Implementation.
Mr. Akinade is an alumnus of the Obafemi Awolowo University as well as the prestigious Lagos Business School. He has also attended a retinue of accounting, finance and allied programs offshore and within Nigeria. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), as well as a Registered member of Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN), Institute of Directors (IOD) and a Balanced Scorecard Professional (BSP) of the Balanced Scorecard Institute, in conjunction with George Washington University College of Professional Studies, USA.
As a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), he is the arrowhead for the implementation of the company’s strategic plan. Having undergone myriad of trainings, Adewale is versatile at Financial Planning cum Budgeting, International Reporting Standards (IFRS), Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), Information Technology Service Management Systems (ITSMS) and Corporate Governance. Adewale is also an alumnus of SMP Program of the Lagos Business School who formulates appropriate policies on the company finances, investment, treasury, receivables and accounting procedures and processes in line with best practice. He is happily married with children.