Tonie was Head, Marketing and Relationship Management prior to his appointment as the Acting Managing Director, Access Pension Fund Custodian. He was at various times Chief Operating Officer; Head Operations and Head, Information & Technology, in his thirteen years of service in the pension industry.
He has vast and enriching experience in Computer Science and financial services spanning over 25 years. He has worked locally and abroad with Information Technology firms and banks.
He commenced his banking career in 1990 at the now defunct Oceanic Bank international Plc. He later relocated to the United States of America in 1998 where he worked as an IT consultant to companies such as Diamond Shamrock Inc. Houston, Texas; The Computer Merchants, Norwell, Massachusetts; and AT&T, New York.
In 2000, Tonie returned to Nigeria as Head of Information Technology Department and ICT consultant to several organizations, helping in setting up and restructuring their ICT departments and re-engineering business processes.
He has a degree in Computer Science from University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and has undergone extensive training in ICT and custody operations around the world. He attended the Securities Settlement and Global Custody Training by the International Faculty of Finance London..
Daniel obtained a B.L from the University of Nigeria and attended the Nigerian Law School in 2000. Subsequently, he called to the Nigerian Bar on 23 January 2001, and engaged in private law practice before joining Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited in September 2007.
Prior to his appointment as Head, Compliance Department of Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited, Daniel spent over 10 years with Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited where he acquired broad pension practice experience while functioning in various roles as Supervisor Business Development / Relationship Management, North Central Region; Sales Agents Coordinator, North Central Region; Regional Sales Manager, North Central Region; Compliance and Regulatory Liaison Officer; Head Benefits Application Team and Regional Manager, Client Services – North West Region, where he led a workforce that provided and saw to the delivery of excellent and seamless customer service experience across the 10 states that make up the North West and some parts of North East.
Daniel is a member of Nigerian Bar Association and has attended trainings in Leadership, Regulatory Compliance, Business Development and Relationship Management, Customer Service, Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanisms, Corporate Governance and Business Etiquette and Decorum.
He is a professional with strong competencies in regulatory compliance / liaison, client service, sales and business development.
Chikezie has an M.Sc. degree in Mathematics from the University of Ibadan with interests in Stochastic Processes. He started his banking career with Oceanic Bank International Plc in February 1993 from where he joined Diamond Bank Plc in October 1997. He worked mainly in the Operations Division of the bank till July 2004 when he joined the Corporate Audit Division of the Bank.
In November 2005, he became one of the pioneer staff of Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited.
Olawale is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria and an Alumnus of the Lagos Business School (Pan-African University).
He holds a National Diploma in Public Administration from Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the University of Ilorin, and an Executive Master in Business Administration (MBA) in 2012 from the Lagos Business School. He has over 12 years work experience in HCM/HR practice.
Olawale started his career as a Human Resources’ practitioner with Diamond Bank Plc (DB Plc) in June 2001 where he was responsible for Salary and Benefits Administration.
He has attended several trainings and seminars in HCM/HR fields and has functioned in many Committees in the Bank including the Integration Team that handled the re-integration of non-core banking subsidiaries of the Group in 2010 following the cancellation of Universal Banking by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
He has functioned in several key roles within Diamond Bank HCM Group which include:
- HCM Lead for Diamond Mortgages Limited, May 2006 - June 2011 responsible for developing HR architecture and strategies for the subsidiary. .
- HR Co-coordinator for Diamond Capital and Financial Markets Limited, August 2010 - October 2011 responsible for staff performance management, Training/Talent management and Reward/Benefit Management.
HCM Lead for Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited from November 2011 till date responsible for HR Business Partnering and Implementation of strategic initiatives with various divisions and departments; management of the company’s staffing and recruitment needs and on boarding of new staff.
Pam Solomon is a Member of the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN). He holds an MBA Degree in Management Technology from the Lagos State University and a Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech) degree in Computer Science with Mathematics from the Federal University of Technology, Minna. He has several other Certifications in different areas of Information Technology.
He has an Information Technology experience in System Administration, Process Automation and Improvement, Service Management, Project Management and Business Continuity Management spanning over 18 (Eighteen) years; The last Eight (8) of which, Managing Access Pension Fund Custodian (APFC) Ltd Information Systems as Head, IT Services.
Prior to joining DiamondPFC (Now AccessPFC) Ltd in February 2008, Pam was the System Administrator/Liquidation Assistant in the Computer Services Unit (CSU), Receivership & Liquidation(R&L) Department of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mamman Kontagora House, 23A Marina, Lagos from January 2001 – January 2008.
Sylvester, before his appointment as the Head, Operations, Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited was formerly the ATM/e-Channel/Western Union Money Transfer Services Supervisor, e-Business Operations Services Unit of Diamond Bank Plc.
While in e-Business Unit of the bank, he was responsible for implementation of various projects that led to process improvement as well as reduction of operational cost. He was also in charge of branch trainings on new ATM deployments and has travelled severally within and outside Nigeria for ATM trainings among others.
He started his career with Agrovog Limited in January 2002 where he worked as Training instructor before being appointed as the company’s Engineer. He joined Diamond Bank in May 2002 and functioned in various capacities including Customer Service Manager of various branches before proceeding to e-Business Operations Unit in 2008.
He has over 10 years banking experience and he has attended various trainings such as:
- Western Union CSC Seminar, Casablanca Morocco
- Techno-iterative Conference, Calabar Nigeria
- Operational Risk and Control, Owerri, Nigeria
- Interpersonal and communication skill, Lagos Nigeria
- Branch training on ATM Operations
- NCR ATM Managed Services training, Cairo Egypt
- Out competing Innovation workshop, Lagos Nigeria
- Risk based Analysis Training, Lagos Nigeria
- Management Development Program (MDP), Lagos Nigeria
Sylvester holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) Degree from the University of Nigeria Nsukka. He also holds a Masters of Science Degree in Economics from Enugu state University of Science & Technology Business School, Enugu and a Diploma in Advanced Network Engineering from Aptech Worldwide. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional.
Toyin is a seasoned corporate governance expert with extensive legal experience spanning across alternative dispute resolution, structured finance, advisory services, litigation, investment banking and commercial/corporate practice. He has over 17 years’ work experience in the Nigerian financial services industry. He is also a registered Individual Member of the Securities & Exchange Commission.
He started his banking career at the defunct Magnum Trust Bank Plc (now Sterling Bank PLC) in 2002 and worked in Access Bank Plc between 2005-2006.
He was the Company Secretary/Legal Adviser of Sterling Capital Markets Limited between 2007 – 2014 where he also served as the Head of the Real Estate and Remedial Asset Divisions. In addition, he was the Company Secretary for two Nigerian Stock Exchange quoted funds under the Collective Investment Scheme viz NESF Plc and Frontier funds.
He joined Access Bank again in June 2014, where he worked as the Team Lead, Group Company Secretariat and Regulatory Compliance. He served as the Team Lead, Subsidiaries Company Secretariat to 10 African countries and institutionalized regulatory compliance metrics across the Group for sustainable operational efficiency.
He has attended several local and international trainings including the Middle-Management course at Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
He holds an LL.M from the University of Lagos and LL.B (Hons.) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria (1998). He also obtained a B.L from the Nigerian Law School and was called to the Nigerian Bar in year 2000.