Yomi Adeyemi


Mr. Yomi Adeyemi graduated from the University of Lagos with a Second Class Upper (Hons) degree in Mathematics and Statistics. He is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and the Chartered Institutes of Stockbrokers. He started his career as Trainee Analyst with the former Merchant bank of Commerce (MBCOM), renamed Continental Bank Limited (now part of United Bank for Africa (UBA) in 1999 in the Multilateral Projects Unit in Corporate Banking Department. He subsequently joined Lead Bank Plc in 2000 as a Credit Officer in Transaction Banking Unit responsible for appraising and packaging of Clients Credit requests. He was seconded to Lead Securities & Investments Limited as a key team member to resuscitate the dwindling fortunes of the company as Head, Dealing Services and Client Advisory. He joined Core Trust and Investment Limited as Head, Capital Market and Advisory Services in 2004, a position he held till April 2008 when he resigned to take up his present position with Fortress Capital Limited in April 2008 as the Managing Director. His wealth of experience spans Corporate and Investment Banking, Financial Advisory, Stockbroking and Strategic Business turnaround. He enjoys playing Squash and Football.