PHILIP KESHIRO – MD/CEO – LEAD CONSULTANT
Philip Oluwalaja Keshiro started his banking career in 1988 with First Bank of Nigeria as a computer programmer; he moved to Trans International Bank Limited in 1989 and in 1990 to Marina International Bank Limited (MIBL) and left banking in 2005 as the Head of Information Technology for MIBL before it merged with Access Bank PLC.
He has been a facilitator since 2004, as instructor for professional courses such as CISA, CISSP and BCP training classes.
He has undertaken many IT Audit projects with PKF Nigeria (Accounting Firm) as Head of IT Audi team.
An alumni of many professional institutes with qualifications such as AIMIS, CISA, CISSP, COBIT 5, AISPON, ABCP, MBA,
Experienced Auditing, Administrator, and Investigator with a demonstrated history of working in Financial, Media & Publishing, human resources & Training, and Capital Market/Securities industry. Also Skilled in Business continuity/Disaster Recovery Management, Governance, Risk, and Compliance & Assurance services, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Organizational Development, Business Strategy, and Change Management. Similarly proficient in Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, Internal Controls, Assurance, Internal Audit, Data Analytic, Treasury Management, Technology Management, KYC, Fraud Investigations, Energy risk Professional etc.
Having acquired background experience in financial services industry, media, consulting and Financial Industry, where I gained knowledge and experience in finance, auditing, and investigation. Thus contributing to the achieving of corporate goals while consistently demonstrating a drive to exceed corporate expectation with proven record of developing and implementing financial and operational controls that improve P/ L scenario and competitively positioning the firm.
My career interest is in auditing and investigation, finance, Business Management and business continuity planning to attain to corporate goals of the organization and for the better growth and profitability of the firm.
A critical thinker with excellent presentation, analytical and communication skills, necessary for building successful Organization’s corporate policies and corporate goals. Highly innovative and multi-tasking, good strategic planner, can solve critical business situations in a proactive manner, highly confident, attitude, adaptable to demanding situations. Also persuasive, sociable, competitive, practical, spirited, planner, optimistic, friendly and daring.
Abimbola Babalola is an Associate Business Continuity Professional with the Disaster Recovery Institute. She is also a Business Continuity Lead auditor (BS25999).
In the last 20 years, Abimbola has worked with Service companies (Courier: DHL and Telecommunications: Airtel Nigeria); 15years of which she managed Business Continuity operations company-wide.
She has hands-on experience with BCM operations; including the Business Impact Analysis, Risk Assessment and BCM-documentation & Testing of both organisations. She has also carried out internal and external training & Awareness sessions on BC-practices for all levels of management.
Abimbola has the added advantage of being a Lead Quality Auditor (ISO9001) and over 10years of Service Management experience. This drives the need to continually improve on business processes.
Wole Adediran has over 30 years work experience in Information Technology, Process and Operations Management. Wole is a professional Business Continuity Practitioner. He holds a Certification of Functional Continuity Professional (CFCP) and a Training Partner in Business Continuity with DRI. In addition, Wole is a certified ISO 22301 Lead Implementer (PECB – UK) and a certified PECB Trainer in ISO 22301 – Business Continuity Management Systems and ISO 22316 – Organisation Resilience. Wole holds a B.Sc. degree in Engineering from University of Ife and MBA in Financial Management from University of Ibadan. He worked in Marina International Bank and rose to the position of Assistant General Manager Operations Division and member of the bank’s executive team. Wole retired from ARM Pension as General Manager Operations. In the course of his working career, Wole has attended many courses in IT, Business Process Reengineering, Project Management, Strategy Implementation and Execution, Balance Scorecard, Operations and General Management both overseas and from Lagos business school. Wole is a lead consultant in Business Continuity Management, Business Process
Reengineering and Operations management.
EGWU MIKE OKO
Is a personate service oriented personnel who specializes in quality Information Technology service availability. A certified DRI international BCM instructor, with over fifteen years practical experience in Bank as IT professional, and currently doubling as an Information Technology BCM champion with First Bank of Nigeria. Responsible for BCM documentation and continues exercise.