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MR. AUSTIN ENAJEMO-ISIRE

Mr. Isire is currently the Chairman of Davo Dani International (Nig) Limited. He was the Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer of Standard Alliance Life Insurance for over thirteen years. He holds Masters Degree of Business Administration (MBA) in Management from Delta State University and is a Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), Fellow, Institute of Directors of Nigeria (FIOD), Associate, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACTI) and Senior Member, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) and Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM). He is an Alumnus of Lagos Business School CEP program and IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain. He commenced his working career in UTC NIG PLC, Benin City Branch in 1980. His Insurance career with Globe Reinsurance Plc as a Pioneer member of staff in 1987. Consolidating on the industry experience, he moved to Standard Trust Assurance Plc (STACO) as a Pioneer Senior Manager/Head of Finance and Administration. He was later elevated to the position of Assistant General Manager before joining BAICO Insurance Plc where as a Deputy General Manager. He held the position until he was appointed Managing Director of Standard Alliance Life Assurance Ltd in March, 2002. Currently, he is a Director of Standard Alliance Insurance Plc.

Mr. Enajemo-Isire is married with children


DR. RAMSEY OUBROMORO MOWOE, CON

Dr. Mowoe, a Director of the company, attended Government College, Warri, Urhobo College Effurun, Delta State in the year 1947 to 1960. He went to University of London, England where he bagged a Bachelor of Science degree and a master degree in Economics and University of Surrey, England where he bagged a doctorate degree in International Relations in 1967. He had various work experience and training spanning over 38 years in many countries of the world. Dr. Mowoe was at various time members of the Board of Directors of many Federal Government establishments which include but not, limited to the following, Peugeot Automobile of Nigeria, Standard Organization of Nigeria, Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria Investment Promotion Council and Central Bank of Nigeria to mention a few. He had 40 years work experience in the Federal Civil Service where he joined in 1961 as a third class clerk at the bottom of the ladder and retired in 2001 as a Permanent Secretary at the apex of the ladder. Upon his retirement from the Federal Civil Service, Dr. Mowoe was and still at various times Chairman of Sages Consult Limited, Golden Astoria Hotels, Abuja, International Law Institutes and Bifex Consultants Ltd. He is also a member of International Panel of Expert Group of Twenty Four countries.

Dr. Mowoe is married with three children.


SIMEON AKPOVWOGHOKOHWO OHWOFA ksc

Simeon Akpovwoghokohwo Ohwofa ksc, Knight of Saint Christopher, is a distinguished product of the prestigious Government College, Ughelli, Delta State and Nigeria’s premier University, University of Ibadan, graduating with a B.Sc in Agric-Biochemistry and Nutrition. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Benin. His love for knowledge got him professional certificates from marketing institutes of London and the Lagos Business School. He started his career as a National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) teacher, after which he left the educational sector to the Agricultural sector in production, marketing and management.

He started off as a marketing/sales representative with J. L. Morisons (Now Morson Industries) and later joined Roche Nigeria Limited (The Nigerian Subsidiary of F. Hoffman-La Roch, Switzerland) where he became the Head, Feed Industries, and Vitamins Division.
In June 1995, he resigned from paid employment to setup a chain of successful companies, amongst which are O. M. Simons Nigeria Limited as Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Nutrivital Limited as Managing Director, Sommes Ventures Limited as Chairman.
Simeon Akpovwoghokohwo Ohwofa ksc is a socially inclined man.
Evidence of his social affiliations are the positions he held in the various professional and social associations he belonged to, some of which are Junior Chambers, Benin City (Jaycees), Secretary and later Vice President, Nigeria Society for Animal Production (NSAP) – Ex Officio Executive Member, Vice President and later Acting President, Nigeria Institute of Animal Science – Governing Council Member and now Vice President.
He was also a member of the implementation committee of the Federal Alternative Feed Formulation. Simeon Akpovwoghokohwo Ohwofa ksc has authored books and delivered several papers on Animal Production and farming locally and internationally. Simeon Akpovwoghokohwo Ohwofa ksc is a recepient of many awards in recognition for his works, contributions and achievements in Agriculture, some of which are: Award for Excellence from the Nigerian Society for Animal Production (NSAP), A Fellow, Animal Science Association of Nigeria (ASAN) and he is a life member, Lagos Business School Alumni Association.
He is happily married and has 3 sons.
He brings his immense knowledge and experience to the Board of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited.


ARC T.C AWAGU

Arc. Awagu is a Director of the Company. An astute Architect of reputes. He founded the Pyramid Design Company and has led many consultants of repute in architecture, Planning and Design as well as supervision of many projects both in the private and public sector of our economy. A board member of many companies. Some of which includes: Ecobank Nigeria and Ghana, Abuja Investment Company Limited, Odeda Investment Limited, Eof Commerce, Ikoyi Club 1938 and many others. Arc. Awagu holds a first and second degree in Architecture from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and a Fellow of IOD and a member of Nigerian Institute of Architects. Chairman, Privatization Committee; and Supervising Commissioner, Department of Commerce and Industry; Directorate of Foods Roads and Rural Infrastructure; and the State Fire Service. He won the NIJ Prize for best performing Commissioner in 1995 He also served on the board of First Alliance Pension and Benefits Ltd, Resorts Security Limited and DVCF Oil and Gas Plc, among many others. He is a member of many associations and clubs. He was the immediate President and Chairman of Council, Institute of Directors of Nigeria, Member Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Nigerian-Singapore Business Council, Nigerian-American Chambers.

A widely travelled technocrat is happily married with children.


S. D. A. SOBANJO

Mr. S.D.A. Sobanjo is a Director of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. He has served as the MD/CEO of AIICO Insurance PLC (2006-2013). He also served as Managing Director in High gate Insurance Brokers Ltd (1993 – 2000) from where he moved to AIICO Insurance PLC, Lagos as Deputy General Manager for Life Operations. In January 2005, he was appointed Managing Director in African Alliance Insurance Co. Ltd, a position he held until his appointment as Managing Director at AIICO Insurance PLC. He has varied experience spanning Pension Administration, Life Operations, General Insurance Administration, Product Development, Marketing and information Technology.

He is a Chartered Insurer, a fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London and Nigeria and serves as Member of Nigeria Institute of Management. He has been holding Management Positions for over 15 years. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Actuarial Science the University of Lagos in 1981 and Master of Science in Business Administration from the University of Lagos in 1995. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree in Marketing from Enugu State University of Science and Technology.


MR. JOHN EJENAVI OLOGE

Mr. John Ejenavi Ologe is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. Prior to his appointment, he was the immediate past Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Leshego Microfinance Bank Ltd (Formerly FBN Microfinance Bank Ltd). As a pioneer member of the top Management Team of FBN Microfinance Bank, He was the Head, Business Development before he became the MD/CEO of the Bank.
He was the Group Executive Director, Business Development of Wize Trade Capital & Assets Management Ltd and Microfinance Bank Ltd respectively. He Held the position of the Assistant General Manager, Credit and Marketing of Home Trust Mortgage Bank Limited.
Mr. Ologe spent a good number of years specializing on Credit Risk Management, Oil and Gas as well as Import and Export. He also held several positions in Eagle Bank Limited and Peak Merchant Bank Limited among others.
He holds Masters of Science Degree in Petroleum Economics, majoring in Energy, Oil and Gas from Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma. He also holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from same University. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from University of Port Harcourt in Rivers State. He is a Certified Microfinance Practitioner of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (MCIB).
He commenced his Banking career in Commerce Bank Plc as an Officer in Corporate Banking Unit in 1989. He was later promoted to the position of an Assistant Manager with a responsibility to handle Branch Coordination in the Head Office and Deputy Manager, Export Desk also in the Head Office.
Mr. Ologe has participated in several trainings and workshops as facilitators both local and foreign. He is a seasoned Banker with hands on experience across all areas of banking operations
Mr. John Ologe is married with children


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MR. JOHN EJENAVI OLOGE

Mr. John Ejenavi Ologe is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. Prior to his appointment, he was the immediate past Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Leshego Microfinance Bank Ltd (Formerly FBN Microfinance Bank Ltd). As a pioneer member of the top Management Team of FBN Microfinance Bank, He was the Head, Business Development before he became the MD/CEO of the Bank.
He was the Group Executive Director, Business Development of Wize Trade Capital & Assets Management Ltd and Microfinance Bank Ltd respectively. He Held the position of the Assistant General Manager, Credit and Marketing of Home Trust Mortgage Bank Limited.
Mr. Ologe spent a good number of years specializing on Credit Risk Management, Oil and Gas as well as Import and Export. He also held several positions in Eagle Bank Limited and Peak Merchant Bank Limited among others.
He holds Masters of Science Degree in Petroleum Economics, majoring in Energy, Oil and Gas from Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma. He also holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from same University. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from University of Port Harcourt in Rivers State. He is a Certified Microfinance Practitioner of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (MCIB).
He commenced his Banking career in Commerce Bank Plc as an Officer in Corporate Banking Unit in 1989. He was later promoted to the position of an Assistant Manager with a responsibility to handle Branch Coordination in the Head Office and Deputy Manager, Export Desk also in the Head Office.
Mr. Ologe has participated in several trainings and workshops as facilitators both local and foreign. He is a seasoned Banker with hands on experience across all areas of banking operations

Mr. John Ologe is married with children


MR. TONY A OZORE

Mr. Ozore Anthony Aziakpono is the Group Head, Operations and Services of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. Prior to his engagement, he was the immediate past Group Head of Operations of Leshego Microfinance Bank Ltd (Formerly FBN Microfinance Bank Ltd). He was a pioneer staff of FBN Microfinance Bank and was responsible for setting up the operations, HR, finance and IT & S departments through which the Bank successfully managed and excelled in its operations and network of branches.
He is an experienced professional in Banking and other Service Companies Operations; He was the Director of Operations of Deli Spices Ltd, an Outfit which majors on Fast Foods and Bakery Products. He also worked with Fortune International Bank Plc. and Oceanic Bank Plc as the Head of Operations.
Mr. Ozore is also a versatile Financial Analyst with hands on experiences in Audit and Assurance, Finance and Investments and other Services. He was the Group Accountant of Woksons International Ltd and the Financial Controller in Techron Nigeria Ltd. As a Certified and Practicing Auditor, He worked with D. O. Dafinone & Co. (Chartered Accountants) as Audit Senior and Supervisor.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics, University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria. He is a Certified Microfinance Practitioner of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (MCIB).
He commenced his Banking career in Oceanic Bank in 1992 as a Credit Officer in a Branch in Port Harcourt. He later grew to be the Head of Operations having handled several positions as Head, Treasury Operations, Clearing, Domestic Fund Transfer, Special Audit and Investigations among others.
Mr. Ozore has participated in several trainings and workshops as facilitators both local and foreign. He is a seasoned Banker and Professional Accountant with hands on experience across all units of banking operations, finance and accounting.

Mr. Tony Ozore is married with children


KOLAWOLE EBENEZER OLUWASOGO

Kolawole Oluwasogo E. is the Group Head, Business Development/Branch Coordination of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Ltd. Before. He is a graduate of The Federal Polytechnic, Ede in Osun State where he studied Banking and Finance.

He is a Certified Microfinance Bank practitioner, having successfully completed the Micro Finance Certification Examination conducted by the Chattered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He is equally a student member of the Institute. He has over 15 years working experience having started his career with Universal Trust Bank Plc.

He has also worked with Integrated Microfinance Bank, Bosak Microfinance Bank and Fina Trust Microfinance in different capacities as Team and Product Lead, Business Manager, Group Business Manager and Head of Business Development before he joined Davo Dani Microfinance Bank in February 2017.


MR. ATHANESIUS NDUBUISI OGBATA – UWAZIE

Mr. Ndubuisi Ogbata - Uwazie is currently the Group Head, Consumer Banking division of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos. He is a student member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. (CIBN)
Mr. Ndubuisi Ogbata is an astute professional in Retail Businesses. He started his career with United Bank for Africa Plc and later left as a Senior Supervisor, Foreign Exchange. He picked another job with Industrial & General Insurance Company (IGI) Limited where he rose to the position of the Chief Analyst in charge of Retail Businesses in several Branches of Lagos metropolis.
He later moved to Union Assurance Company Ltd as a Regional manager, Retail, Lagos Region.
In July 2015, Capital Express Assurance Ltd invited him to work as the Zonal Coordinator, in charge of the Retail Arm of the business of the company for Lagos zone.


SALAU, JIMOH OYEBISI

Mr Jimoh Oyebisi Salau is the Head, Financial Control of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. He read Accountancy at the Polytechnic, Ibadan. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management (ACILRM) and a student member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN).
He is a Certified Microfinance Banker (MCIB) of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He also holds an MBA in Finance from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho in Oyo state.
He has over eight years of banking experience having worked with Personal Trust Microfinance Bank Ltd and Mainstreet Bank Microfinance Bank Ltd, a subsidiary of Mainstreet Bank Ltd (Formerly Afribank Plc).He has worked in different capacities as Risk Management Officer, Business Manager; Head, Financial Control &Treasury; Head, Loan Monitoring &Recovery Unit, and Head, Internal Control& Audit Department.
He was also a Group Cluster Controller in Lagos Island Control Cluster Centre on deployment to Mainstreet Bank Ltd.
Prior to this he worked in Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO) MF where he held roles in Client Relationship and Branch Management. He contributed immensely as a team member towards the rapid growth and expansion of LAPO and Mainstreet MFB in Lagos.


EFFEH, AGGIE EBONG

Effeh, Aggie is the Head of Human Resources/Corporate Services. She holds a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management and also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Administration (ACIA). Aggie has over 12 years of Administrative experience in Banking, Research and Communications Industries, where she has been fully involved in supporting and overseeing many sensitive personnel issues.
While at the Research Industry, she contributed immensely to the team that successfully carried out a research to achieve per seconds billing for an indigenous telecommunications company. She also has on the ground experience in supporting and executing restructuring plans for Organizational Development, where she has special interest. She has attended many functions related courses offshore and in house. Effeh is presently the Head of Human Resources in Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited.

She is blessed with a happy family.


KWAGH, TERYILA.

Mr. Terila Kwagh is the Head, Risk Management of Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Benue State University in Makurdi. He is currently undergoing the MSC Programme at the University of Lagos. Teryila is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Loans and Risk Management of Nigeria.
Mr. Kwagh is a versatile Risk Analyst with over 6 years experience in Microfinance Banking. Teryila began his career with FBN Microfinance Bank Limited as a Credit Risk Officer and grew to become a Relationship Manager. He was later moved up to the position of a Credit Risk Analyst of the Bank having garnered veritable experience in Enterprise Risk Management Philosophy.
He also had a brief stint with Ignite Developments Limited in Relationship Management Capacity before joining Davo Dani Microfinance Bank Limited.



SANDRA OMOGBEME

Sandra Omogbeme Esq. is the Head, Legal Department and the Executive Assistant to the Managing Director of Davo Dani Micro Finance Bank Limited. She holds a Law Degree (LLB.) from the University of Benin and has completed her Masters Degree program (LLM.) with the University of Lagos.
After her call to the Nigerian Bar, she garnered experience in General Legal Practice from the Law firms of Isaac Adiatu & Co., Macmillan, Francis & Co., and Jitobo Akanike & Associates respectively.
In 2017 she took up employment with Canaan Partners. Here she headed the Corporate and commercial unit of the Firm (Canaan Nominees). She garnered extensive experience in corporate and company secretarial practice as she on behalf of the firm acted as company secretaries to a number of private companies which included Micro Finance Banks and Insurance Companies.
She is presently a student member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN).