Board of Trustees

Mr. Yomi Akinade

Chairman, Board of Trustees.

Mr. Yomi Akinade was born in Lagos. He attended Aunty Ayo Prep School Secondary School Ikoyi and Comprehensive High School Ayetoro. Thereafter attended the Oklahoma State University where he earned a B.Sc. in Business Administration and Economics and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the Price School of Management University of Oklahoma. He is an alumnus of The Kellogg Graduate School of Management, North Western University and University of Wisconsin were he bagged post graduate diplomas in executive management and project management respectively.

 

He is the Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Holmen Consulting Limited, an Information Technology Company that has introduced novel IT solutions to various sectors in the Nigerian economy including finance, energy and telecommunications.

Mr. Yomi Akinade has held executive management positions in banking, finance and Technology spanning four continents in North America, Asia, Europe and Africa. His multinational career includes Head of Financial Institutions, Citi Bank, General Manager, General Manager, Corporate and Investment Banking, Marina International Bank, CEO Mutual Trust Savings and Loans, Chief Information Officer Union Bank, and Head Oracle Practice, WithmanHart Inc USA.

He has held numerous Board positions including Director, Wall Street Trust Company USA, Executive Director, Mutual Trust savings and Loans, Chairman Coronation Securities, Vice Chairman Olympia Insurance Ltd and Chairman LeadPath (IT Incubator).

He is professionally affiliated with The Project Management Institute USA and the International Project Management Association (IPMA) were he holds the PMP designation as a professional project manager.

Mr. Yomi Akinade is a member of the Metropolitan Club, Victoria Island Lagos, Ikoyi Club 1938, Heritage Golf Club Tuker Georgia USA and an active member of The Nigerian Association of Retired People NARP50PLUS.

He is an avid Golfer, loves reading, weightlifting and running. He is married with lovely adult children.