Simon Bolaji

SIMONSimon Bolaji has worked in both public and private sector with more than 21years working experience out of which he spent over seventeen (17) years in the industry with wealth of experience (hands-on & supervisory) spanning core functional areas such as; Operations, Sales & Marketing, Public Sector, Treasury; and have served extensively in both National and Regional Coordination roles with Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria, Intercontinental bank, Fountain Trust Bank etcacross the Nigeria. His last banking assignment was Head Commercial Business (Abuja & North ) with Standard Chartered Bank before joining Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) as Head, Revenue Cycle Services, with oversight function on Customer Service Unit, Billing Unit, Metering and Collections.

Prior to his time in banking, his work experience spanned a four (4) year term in the Civil Service as a Teacher/HOD Technical and a two (2) year term as Technical Assistant/Assistant Manager of Peugeot Automobile Firm. He was head hunted to Head the Corporate Banking Unit in Fountain Trust Bank in February 2003 and later selected as the pioneer Branch Manager of the Minna Branch (a Public Sector focused branch) of the Bank in January 2004 and later Spring Bank Plc in 2006. In each of the banks where he worked, he was the recipient of notable awards such as: Most Productive Relationship Manager (SCB 2007), Best Marketing Staff for three years on a row (Intercontinental Bank Abuja Region 1999-2001).

He is an Associate Chartered Accountant, an Associate Member of the Nigeria Institute of Management (AMNIM), and a member of Institute of Treasury Management of Nigeria, a member of Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and a degree in Automobile Technology degree from ABU and an MBA in Financial Management from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State