​Kayode Akinkugbe

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

Kayode Akinkugbe is the Managing Director and Chief Executive of FBN Merchant Bank Limited. He has over 20 years’ experience working in top tier global investment banks in the UK and Nigeria, where he focused on arranging finance and providing strategic advice to public and private sector organisations.

He joined from Deutsche Bank where he was Head of sub-Saharan Africa (ex-SA) coverage. He served as Deputy Managing Director of FBN Capital Limited before his appointment as MD/CEO in March 2012.

Qualifications: MSc International Accounting & Finance (London School of Economics), MBA (Cranfield University, United Kingdom) first degree in Economics (University of Ibadan).