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Mr. Bayo Williams Olugbemi, FCIB
1st Vice President

Bayo Olugbemi, is a self-motivated, Fifty four (54) year old Investment Banker of over Thirty Five (35) years standing. He started his Investment Banking career early in life and has garnered experience in diverse areas of The Capital Market such as Share Registration, Stockbroking, Issuing House functions, Mutual/Unit Trust Fund Management, Treasury Management, Custodian Services and Securities Settlement. He was instrumental to the establishment and management of many Registrar Outfits and Stockbroking firms. He has traversed the banking landscape having worked in various bank and non-bank financial institutions with varied experiences.

He holds Masters degree in Corporate Governance and Ethics (M. Sc) from Leeds Metropolitan University, UK; Masters in International Business Management (MBA) from Lagos State University, Ojo-Lagos; and B. Sc. Accounting from The University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos. He is an Alumnus of many prestigious Business Schools such as Harvard Business School (AMP 179); Wharton Business School, USA; Stanford Business School, USA; Institute of Management Development, Switzerland; INSEAD, Singapore, Euro Money Capital Market Training and Lagos Business School (CEP 11) among others. He is a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria; Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (FCTI); Institute of Capital Market Registrars; National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria; Institute of Directors (Nigeria); Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria; Institute of Management (Chartered); Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) Association of Enterprise Risk Management Professionals (AERMP) and many other professional bodies.

He is an Author of three published books: ADVANCING THROUGH ADVERSITY; ECONOMIC & FINANCIAL STEWARDSHIP and WHEN TOMMORROW COMES (preparing for Retirement). He also has to his credit many unpublished works such as The Effect of Shareholders Activism on Corporate Governance Practice in Nigeria; Theory and Practice of Share Registration in Nigeria, just to mention a few. He is currently a Chief Examiner with The Chartered Institute of Bankers and an External Assessor to Yaba College of Technology. Bayo has served and is still serving on several committees of the Securities and Exchange Commission; The Nigerian Stock Exchange and the Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS). Currently, he is on the Councils of The Institute of Capital Market Registrars as President/Chairman of Council and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) as Treasurer.

Bayo has been on the Board of First Registrars & Investor Services Limited for nearly nineteen (19) years serving as the Managing Director/CEO. He was promoted as a General Manager in the First Bank Group effective January 2013

He is a turnaround specialist who took over the Registrars Department of First Bank and transformed it from loss making status to a Multi-Billion Naira venture.

He is a team player, a man of sterling qualities and impeccable character, a clergyman who is happily married with three (3) children.