Nigeria‘s Unity Bank has appointed Mrs. Oluwatomi Ayodele Somefun as the bank’s Managing Director, effective August 11th, 2015.
Somefun succeeds the former Managing Director, Mr. Henry James Semenitari.
Prior to Somefun’s appointment as Managing Director, she worked as an Executive Director at Unity Bank, responsible for Lagos and South West regional operations. She also led oversight of the bank’s Treasury and Financial Institutions division.
She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. She is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
Before joining Unity Bank, Somefun worked for UBA Group where she led two major subsidiaries as MD & CEO. Prior to her MD appointments, Somefun also worked as a General Manager at UBA Group, leading three business units.
Somefun’s experience prior to banking includes working with the consulting firms KPMG and Arthur Andersen.
Somefun has undergone executive training & advanced management programs at INSEAD, Harvard Business School, and Columbia Business School.