Gbolahan Olojede, Nigerian, is currently the Chief Financial Officer for JNC International. Gbolahan is a 1991 graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, and is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is also an alumnus of Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas where he graduated top of his MBA class in 2004, and has tutored Finance and Accounts both at professional and academic levels within and outside of Nigeria.
A consummate Finance and Accounts professional with vast experience that spans over 22 years, gathered in various finance roles including Chief Finance Officer, Group Accountant, Head of Finance and Accounts, Finance Controller, External Auditor, Internal Auditor and other key financial management roles in several organizations.
Gbolahan was CFO at UBA Global Markets Limited (now UBA Capital), a one-stop Investment Banking and Services group made up of UBA Global Markets Limited, UBA Stockbrokers and UBA Registrars. He has been involved in other roles including Data Analyst position with the State of Texas, USA; Project Team Leader in Strategy and Business Transformation division of UBA Plc, Nigeria; and Team Lead in Project and Structured Finance unit of Bank PHB Investment Banking division.
He was also Chief Financial Officer of Investment Banking and Subsidiaries, an umbrella structure created by the erstwhile Bank PHB Plc for its Investment Banking and 11 other non-bank financial institution subsidiaries. He was later to anchor the subsidiaries divestiture project for the bank before being deployed to lead the Telecoms team in Corporate Banking.
As an Associate of the Certified Institute of Marketing of Nigeria, His last 52month in banking was actually spent in Marketing.