DR. TEMITOPE OSHIKOYA
Dr. Temitope Oshikoya, Chief economist strategist/CEO, Nextnomics ltd. He is a seasoned economist, policy analyst, chartered banker, and certified management accountant. With over two decades of experience in senior management spanning several sectors, he has held several notable positions in the private and public sectors, spanning consulting, academia at national and international levels.
He served as Director-General/ CEO of the West African Monetary Institute, appointed by the Authorities of Heads of States of Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, and the Gambia. He worked with Governors of the Central Bank and ministers of nance.
He has also served as group head of the Public Sector at Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, covering 35 African Countries, and a $2.5 billion business. Pioneer Chief economist at Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a director at the African Development Bank, and a consultant to World Bank.
Dr. Temitope Oshikoya has also served on the board of directors of several organizations in Africa including ARM securities, East African Development Bank, and African Capacity Building Foundation; and as Vice president and Member of the Governing Council of Nigerian Economic Society.
He graduated from Kingdom. B.Sc., First Class Honors Degree in Economics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria. And an accounting certificate from England and Nigeria. He is a member of, Institute of Certified Management Accountants (CMA). USA. The University of California, Los Angeles extension
He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (FCIB), England and Nigeria; and a member of, Institute of Certified Management Accountants (CMA), USA. He has professional training in Competitive Strategy at INSEAD, Risk Management, and Corporate Governance at United Nations Institute of Training/Research, Banking Valuation, Corporate Finance, and IFRS with Euro-Money.