MR. EMMANUEL IHEMEDU: Chairman
Mr. Emmanuel Ihemedu, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company, is a seasoned Banker, whose experience spans over a period of 24 years, starting with the Central Bank of Nigeria where he served as an Economist/Research Officer through to two commercial banks where he rose to the position of Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. He served on the committee on the re-organization of two commercial banks as well as Chairman of the Investment committee of a bank’s pension fund.
MR. C.S.U. ANYANWU: Managing Director/CEO
Mr. Chinenyem S.U. Anyanwu leads the management team. Mr. Anyanwu is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (FCS) and an associate of the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria (CPIN). He has worked and managed several financial institutions prior to joining Dependable Securities Limited.
Mr. Anyanwu holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com) degree from the Bangalore University and a Masters degree in Cooperative Management from Gandhigram University, South India.
He was the Chief Operating Officer of BFCL Assets & Securities Limited (member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange). He has also worked with Pivot Finance and Investment Co. Limited (member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange).
MR.ADEBAYO JOHN BABATUNDE: Director
Mr. Adebayo Babatunde, Director of the company is a distinguished and accomplished banker with over 13 years experience.
Mr. Babatunde, Director, holds a Bachelors degree in Economics from the prestigious Century University, Los Angeles, California, USA.
He commenced his working career in 1980 with International Merchant Bank Plc (IMB), where he worked in various departments including International Trade Transactions, Community and Corporate Affairs, Trade Finance Unit etc.
Mr. Babatunde was a member of IMB’s Team that facilitated the management, restructuring and repositioning of Intercity Bank Plc awarded by the Niger State Government in 1988.
Since retiring from IMB in 1992, Mr. Babatunde has been consulting in different companies like Integral Inc., London, Scope Centre LTD., UK, while he is the Managing Director/CEO of Capital Class LTD., Lagos.
He is also the Chairman of the Board of Scope Centre LTD., Nigeria.
Mr. Babatunde is currently part of the team implementing the structural reforms at the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN).
MR. OMOTAYO GBEDE: Director
Mr. Omotayo Gbede, Director, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987 and was admitted to the membership of the institute as an Associate in 1989.
He obtained his professional accountancy training from Coopers and Lybrand (an international firm of Chartered Accountants) between 1986 and 1989. He was elected Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing of Nigeria and council member of that institute.