Omotola Oshinowo

Omotola Oshinowo is a distinguished Banker, Lecturer and Financial Consultant; her intelligence has always been evident in everything she is involved in. She is an excellent marketer with remarkable organizational and analytical reasoning. An Accomplished Banker, Academic, noted Entrepreneurship Authority, Leadership and Investment Expert.

Omotola has over 16 years’ experience in the Banking and Financial Sector with practices in Retail, Investment, Institutional, Public-Sector Banking, Private Banking, as well as Financial Advisory Services in Nigeria. She has work experience in FCMB, where she rose to head Private Banking Abuja, awarded MD’s Top Performer recognition. Bank PHB, and Access Bank Plc. She lectures part-time at Baze University Abuja.

Omotola holds two Masters Degrees; an MBA-Finance from the University of Leicester (United Kingdom) and an MBA- Project Management from the London School of Business and Finance (United Kingdom). She is currently undertaking a PHD- Business Management at OUS Royal Academy of Economics & Technology (Switzerland). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (Kaduna).

Omotola is excellent at organizational management, financial analysis, people management, creativity and innovation, and sound risk management skills. Her experience in the Financial Sector informed the creation of Ampersand Entrepreneurship Hub, an incubator and training hub for startups in Abuja, Lagos and Dublin. She has consulted extensively in the areas of Finance, Business Startup, and Management, Strategic Communications as well as Capacity Building.

Financial Negotiation, Business Development and Human Capacity Development are the strategic niche for Omotola. To advance in these sectors, she has several certifications and trainings in these fields; Certification in Entrepreneurship Essentials from the prestigious Harvard University (Boston). Defending the Organization from Fraud and Corruption, University of Leicester. Negotiation and Closing the Deal, Harvard University. Leadership, University of Leicester. Leading an Engaged Workforce, Dale Carnegie Lagos. High Impact Management, Echad Consulting Lagos. International Trade Products Processes and Documentation, Citioffice Consult Abuja. Anger Management, Sobca Abuja. Elements of Finance, H Pierson Lagos. Ethics at Work, Vic Lawrence & Associate Limited Lagos. Emotional Intelligence, SOBCA Abuja. Leadership and Sharing the Vision, Edcom Group Lagos. Legal Aspects of Banking and Securities, Project Realization Limited Kaduna. A Focus of Stress Management, Edcom Group Lagos.

Omotola serves in the capacity of executive and non-executive director in a few organizations in Nigeria: Pinnaculum Associates, Cerca Africa, BT Grills, Saluwa BDC, Ampersand Global Investment, Vibes FM as well as Sweet FM. She enjoys playing golf, creating business models, meeting people, and touching lives as a pastime.