Medife House, Plot 2135 Herbert Macaulay Way, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja | 234-703-0000-321
News and Events
News from our Corporate Communications
CBN Cash-Less Policy
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has introduced a new policy on cash-based transactions which stipulates a ‘cash handling charge’ on daily cash withdrawals or cash deposits that exceed N500,000Read More
FortisMFB Plc listed on NSE
Fortis Microfinance Bank Plc was listed on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Wednesday 20th June 2012...Watch the Video and Download Publications
World Bank Hails Fortis MFB
The World Bank has applauded Fortis MFB, one of the frontline microfinance banks in Nigeria, on its poverty eradication efforts....
Quick Link: Our Core Values
Kunle Oketikun - Managing Director | CEO
Read More »
Kunle Oketikun has over 20 years experience in Banking. He has competencies acquired in senior positions within
Retail, Corporate and Investment Banking from Standard Trust Bank (Now UBA), Lead bank Plc and Ecobank Nig Plc.
Prior to Fortis, he was responsible for Ecobank's branches in Abuja and the Northern states. He was the pioneer Executive Director, Operations and Risk Management in Fortis Microfinance Bank, before being appointed Managing Director/CEO. He holds a Masters Degree in Banking and Finance and is an Associate member of various professional associations including the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (HCIB), Institute of Cost Management (ICM) and Chartered Institute of Management (ACIM).
He is widely travelled and has attended several training programs, both local and International in various aspects of Banking and Leadership. He has been exposed to diverse microfinance training including International Labour Organization (ILO) and Ford Foundation supported trainings on "Making Microfinance Work" as well the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) organized "Capacity Building Training" for Operators of Microfinance Banks in Nigeria.
He attended the CBN|NDIC|CIBN recently instituted Microfinance Certified Professional training and examination for all MD's and top executive of licensed microfinance bank in Nigeria where he bagged the MCIB certification.
Jero Omare-Ogah – Chief Strategy & Implementation Officer
Read More »
Jero Omare-Ogah holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics and an MBA with focus on Business Analysis and
He is highly skilled in Credit Management and Analysis, Business Planning and Strategy, Service Quality Management, Lean Six Sigma Methodologies, Organizational Alignment, Investment Management, Financial Budgeting and Forecasting. His professional experience spans diverse fields as Business Process Re-Engineering, Project and Program Management, Customer Service and Strategic Planning.
He was with Nof-Techno Commerce as a Business Manager before Diamond Bank Plc, where he worked for 7 years in various capacities within the operations and Technology division. He was a management consultant with Dolce & Yomario Consulting as National coordinator before Fortis Microfinance Bank Plc where he started out as Head, Bank-wide Customer Services.
He has attended several executive courses in and outside the country. He is a CBN-certified Microfinance Practitioner, an associate member of Chartered Institute of Economists and the Nigerian Institute of management.
He is a member of the Project Management Institute, (PMI) Philadelphia USA and the International Institute for Business Analysis, Canada.
Femi Bobade - Chief Compliance and Regulations
Read More »
Femi Bobade is a Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife.
He worked with Ibrahim Yusuf and Co. (Chartered Accountants) for 16 years where he audited high profile accounts including and not limited to the Federal College Kano, United Nations Development Programmes in Borno, Yobe, Bauchi, Adamawa, Taraba and Gombe State, Kaduna Agricultural Development Programme (KADP) Kaduna, and United Nations Development Programmes under National Execution.
He was a consultant on World Bank Water Projects and the UK-Department for International Development.
He brings his vast experience in designing and implementing Accounting systems, external audit, internal and fraud control and specialized auditing to FortisMFB Plc. where he serves as the Chief Financial Officer.
Femi Augustine - Chief Risk Officer
Read More »
Femi has fourteen years working experience of which a decade is of banking with Standand Trust Bank(now UBA) and Intercontinental Bank Plc(now Access Bank Plc) . His banking experience ranges from Administration, Relationship Management, Credit Analysis, Credit Monitoring and Control, Loan Recovery, Credit Reconciliation and Operational Risk.
Augustine Olufemi is a member of the Chartered Institute of bankers, chartered Institute of Stock brokers and an associate of the chartered economists and International Association of Compliance and Risk Professionals. He obtained his first degree in Business Administration from Yabatech in 1996, then a Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science from FutMinna in 1998, a Bachelor's degree in accounting in 2004 from Ambrose Ali University in Edo state and a MSc in Finance from University of Calabar.
He has attended various trainings which includes: Negotiation skills, Time management and Interpersonal Skills, Anti Money Laundering (AML), Foreign Operations, Basic Credit, Integrated Credit ,Advanced Credit, Asset and Liability Management (ALM) and Operational Risk with more attention on Business Continuity Plan (BCP).
Maureen Imuekemhe - Chief Human Capital Officer
Read More »
Maureen Imuekemhe holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management and has over 12 years experience covering
Administration and Human Resources Management.
She worked as Administration and Personnel Manager for Top View Hotel and later as a consultant. She is skilled in recruitment and capacity building.
Grace Wandoo Aibangbee - Chief Legal Officer
Read More »
Wandoo Aibangbee has a Bachelor of Law from the University of Abuja and a Masters in Petroleum Law and Policy from the University of
Dundee Scotland. She is a chartered Mediator.
She worked with Corona Energy Limited, London from 2005-2007 and was in charge of Portfolio Administration, Analysis, Forecasting and Performance Quantification. She has had some work experience with J.K Gadzama SAN and Co as a Legal Officer with responsibility for Legal Advisory Services, Litigation, Drafting and Negotiating Agreements and Research.
Her duties in this role includes ensuring legal processes are in place and the interest of the organization is protected to avoid liabilities. She also recommends counsel and provides legal support to the Bank.
Abiodun Adewumi - Chief Performance Monitoring Officer
Read More »
Abiodun Adewumi is a Chartered Accountant with a Higher National Diploma in Accounting from Yaba College of
He is also a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management NIM), and Information Security Audit and Control Association, USA (ISACA). He worked as a Control/ Compliance Monitoring Officer, Business Office Auditor with United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) .
He was the company Accountant at Hedgeworth Ltd, Abuja, where he coordinated the financial activities of the company.
He has attended several trainings and seminars including; Technology Competence Initiative by the Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He is skilled at Taxation and Fiscal Policy, Strategic Financial Management, Financial Reporting and Audit Practices and Public Sector Accounting.
Chuks Ojeifo - Coordinator Fortis Academy
Read More »
Chuks Ojeifo is a CBN and World Bank certified Microfinance Trainer and holds a Masters Degree in Project Management.
He also has expertise in microfinance management, entrepreneurship and human capacity development.
He is versatile in developing and delivering training courses in microfinance, entrepreneurship, value chain development, leadership, information and communication technology, management and others.
He has been a resource person in entrepreneurship development, microfinance, leadership and management courses for over 7 years. He has attended several businesses capacity development training programmes organised by ITC-ILO –UNDP, CMD, ADBI-World Bank, Lagos Business School, KPMG, SEDPI ATENEO DE MANILA University – Philippines along with CBN and NDIC, Oracle IMN etc.
He developed extensive consulting skills while in the management teams of Michael Jacobs Consulting, MTEL and JK Consulting before joining Fortis Academy. Chuks currently heads Fortis Academy Ltd.