Oladipupo Jadesimi emerges FCMB Group chairman


FCMB has announced Mr. Oladipupo Jadesimi as new chairman of the group, following the approval of his appointment as a non executive director by the Central Bank of Nigeria and subsequent approval of his nomination as chairman by the board of directors at its meeting held on March 8, 2018.
Mr. Jadesimi who holds an Oxford M. A in Law and was a jurisprudence scholar at the University of Oxford, has run several businesses in the energy, finance and real estate sectors, and brings on board high level competencies and varied experience.
He is the founder and chairman of Ladol Group, the largest indigenous free zone industrial park, which hosts a variety of high value industrial free zone Enterprises. He also currently serve as the chairman of the board of directors of Niger Delta Exploration and Production Plc, one of the largest indigenous integrated oil and gas producing companies.
Company Secretary of FCMB Group, Mrs. Olufunmilola Adedibu stated that Jadesimi leadership of the FCMB Group Plc board would undoubtedly have a positive impact on the board and the FCMB Group as a whole.