OUR PEOPLE

Our faculty comprises over 20 highly rated professionals with extensive experience in the real sector and financial services industry. Our over-riding philosophy is to ensure that training programmes are interesting, relevant and translate to real and measurable improvements in employee job performance and behaviour. We believe that achieving this unfailingly ensures that significant value is added to our clients’ business.

Bisi

Our team is led by our Chief Executive Officer Abisola Longe, Abisola expresses her passion for individual and corporate development. A seasoned facilitator and mentor, her professional experience of over 25 years encompasses seven years of working in two of the “top six” international audit firms- overseas and in Nigeria. She is a graduate of the London School of Economics and member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. She worked with Arthur Anderson Nigeria and Agusto & Co. She is highly skilled in coaching, business consulting, career planning and counseling, recruitment, and training in Personal development, Finance, Sales, Performance enhancement, Customer service, and Communication skills.

Some members are;

 

Mr. Asue Ighodalo

Mr. Asue A. Ighodalo, a Founding and Managing Partner of Banwo & Ighodalo also serves as a Director on a No. of Boards. Mr. Ighodalo is an Economics graduate from the University of Ibadan, Oyo State. He has a law degree from the London School of Economics and was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985.

Asue is highly innovative and proactive and possesses an undisputed flair for brokering and assuring the smooth conclusion of the most complicated negotiations. He has been engaged in many Capital Markets, Project Finance; International Finance related transactions and has very often been instrumental to the development of ingenious and effective strategies for ensuring the success of transactions in which he is involved.

 

Peter Longe

Peter currently the Chief Financial Officer of Aso Savings & Loans. He was the head of private Equity & micro finance of UBA Group, the Director of the Venture Capital Association of Nigeria and a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. An expert in finance and small business advisory, he regularly holds workshops and advises on business structuring, project presentations and business plans to attract funding..

 

Sarah Okagbue

Sarah left ICL Nigeria in 2004 as the Sales and Marketing Director after a 15 year stint with the responsibility of generating profitable sales from ICL’s chosen vertical markets and also establishing the ICL brand name as an IT systems and services company in Nigeria. She won the ICL excellence award three years in a row for outstanding sales achievement. Prior to joining ICL she had 8 years of sales and marketing experience. She is currently a quality auditor, independent facilitator and trainer and has conducted various training programmes in Sales, Management and Customer Service for GTBank, Ecobank, Afribank and Intercontinental bank.

 

Gbubemi Atimomo

 

He graduated from the University of Ibadan and holds a Certificate in Strategic Human Resources Practices from the Cornell University, USA (eCornell). He is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) USA and also an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute for Training and Development (NITAD). Gbubemi has facilitated and attended several development programmes in human resources, personal development, career management, project management, and business management. He pioneered “The Spirit of Enterprise” initiative designed to promote entrepreneurship amongst young professionals and provide a platform for aspiring entrepreneurs.