Mr. Biyi Olagbami, FCRM

  • Executive Director/Chief Risk Officer Ecobank Nigeria

Biyi Olagbami is Executive Director & Chief Risk Officer, Ecobank Nigeria. He is also the Executive Compliance Officer of the Bank. He is a seasoned banker, risk, compliance and project manager with over thirty (30) years� work experience in banking, risk & financial management, business development and project management. He has held senior management positions in local and international banks. He commenced his banking career with Citibank Nigeria as a Management Associate and held senior roles and management positions in Nigeria and other African countries including Senior Risk Analyst, Risk Manager (Egypt), Country Portfolio Manager (Nigeria) and Chief Risk Officer (Central Africa), which was his last role at Citibank. Since leaving Citibank, he has been Chief Risk & Compliance Officer at Fidelity Bank Ghana Ltd, Chief Risk & Compliance Officer at Keystone Bank Ltd. Nigeria (formerly Bank PHB) Head of Credit at Stanbic IBTC Ltd. and Chief Credit Officer at Union Bank of Nigeria prior to joining Ecobank. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Risk Management Institute (CRMI), Fellow and Trustee of the Compliance Institute, Nigeria (FCIN), Fellow, Institute of Credit Administration (FCIA), Honorary Senior Member, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (HCIB) and Member, Institute of Directors Nigeria (IOD). Biyi Olagbami attended Kings College, Lagos and the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife where he obtained a BSc. and MSc. in Architecture. He also holds an MBA from IESE University of Navarra, Barcelona. Biyi is married with children.