Our Management Team
Adegoke is an alumnus of the School of African Microfinance-Mombasa, Kenya from where he specialized in Strategic Planning (Using Microfin Tool) and Financial Analysis for Microfinance Institutions (Seep Tool). He is a thorough banker with in-depth knowledge and experience in Financial Management, Performance Management, Audit Practices, Financial Reporting and Management Accounting and different areas of Management Practices. Before the formal introduction of Microfinance Banking in Nigeria, he has worked as a Management Consultant to different organizations including banks. At the introduction of Microfinance Policy by the Central Bank of Nigeria in 2005, he worked as a Consultant in the conversion of a number of Community Banks to Microfinance Banks especially in the Eastern parts of the Country. Thereafter, he joined Amaifeke Microfinance Bank Limited as the Head of Internal Control and Audit Department from where he moved to Mainstreet Bank Microfinance Bank Limited in 2009 as the pioneer Head of Internal Control and Audit. He rose to the post of an Assistant General Manager-AGM and Chief Finance Officer of the Bank.
He has authored many books on different aspects of microfinance and financial empowerment. He is a regular facilitator on MFI Strategic Planning, Financial Analysis, Risk Management and Transformation Management.
Adegoke is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria-ICAN. He is a Certified Microfinance Banker (MCIB) of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria-CIBN. Adegoke is also a Full Member of the Institute of Strategic Management of Nigeria. He holds HND (Upper Credit) in Accountancy from the Federal Polytechnic, Ede and MBA in Financial Management from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbmosho. He is a member of the Nigeria Institute of Management Consultants and a member of the International Professional Managers Association, UK with Certification of Professional Diploma in Organizational Transformation. Adegoke is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria-CITN. He is currently running a LLB Program in Law at the National Open University of Nigeria-NOUN and is at 500 Level.
In addition to his attendance of many local and international microfinance trainings, Adegoke has undertaken study tours of successful microfinance institutions in West and East Africa. Among these are Equity Bank of Kenya, Jamibora Trust, Faoula Microfinance Bank, Nairobi, Kenya and Ghana Microfinance Institute.