Opeyemi Yakubu OladejoManaging Director/ Chief Executive Officer

areas of expertise
  • Business transformation
  • Restructuring and turnaround
  • Integration
  • Growth strategy
  • M&A transaction support
  • B.Sc (Hons)
  • ACII
  • ACIP
  • MBA
  • ACIS
  • ACIB

Opeyemi is a leading financial services professional with experience covering stock broking/ portfolio management, accounting/ financial control, insurance, pensions funds administration, garnered over 15 years. He is an Alumnus of University of Lagos where he graduated as best student in the department of Actuarial Science & Insurance, (Insurance Major). He holds an MBA in Financial Studies from the University of Nottingham Business School, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom. He is an Associate member of The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), The Certified Pensions Institute (ACIP), The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers(NCRIB), The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers(ACS) and The Association of Certified Chartered Accountants(ACCA). He is an Authorized Dealing Clerk on the floor of The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). His career trajectory has been through Standard Alliance Insurance Ltd (Now Standard Alliance Insurance Plc) as Business Development Officer in the Financial Institutions Oil & Energy Division. He also served as Deputy Manager (Group Life & Pensions) at Crusader Insurance Plc (Now part of the Custodian & Allied Insurance Plc group)

Opeyemi has been actively involved in business start-ups in the financial services sector of Nigeria. He was pioneer Head, Business development (Group Life & Pensions) with HEIRS Insurance Company, pioneer Head of Business Development and Marketing (Lagos and Western Region) at Sigma Vaughn Sterling Pensions Limited (now Sigma Pensions Ltd) He was at various times ED (Operations/Business Development) and Deputy Managing Director/Chief Operating Officer at Mountain Investment & Securities Ltd, one of the leading stockbroking institutions in Nigeria. He founded Bishop & Knight Insurance Brokers Ltd in 2009 and has been involved in numerous big ticket transactions in the insurance industry. He is especially formidable in insurance deal origination, placement and claims management. He has demonstrated leadership skills involving managing, developing and motivating teams to achieve their objectives.


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