The Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC), has confirmed the appointment of Mr Kehinde Ogundimu, as the new Managing Director.
Ogundimu had previously occupied the office in acting capacity following the retirement of the pioneer MD, Prof Charles Inyagete having attained the mandatory retirement age of 60 years. Prior to his appointment, Ogundimu was the Chief Finance Officer (CFO), of the company.
Ogundimu comes with a wealth of experience acquired over the years, he started his career at Pricewaterhouse¬Coopers and subsequently worked in various capacities at Texaco Overseas (now Chevron Nig. Ltd) in Nigeria and in the Washington DC region at Pepco Energy Services, Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and finally at Capital One Bank, where he was the Head of Debt, Derivatives and Securitization before joining NMRC.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng. Honours) degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Ibadan and obtained an MBA from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He is a seasoned professional with over 20 years’ work experience in financial services (secondary mortgage and diversified banking), energy and public accounting.
Ogundimu is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CPA), a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charter holder. He has attended several executive management programs in leading educational institutions including Harvard Business School and Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa.
Mr Ogundimu will oversee the company, with a clear mandate of growing the primary and secondary mortgage markets and promote home ownership in Nigeria. He is a proponent of the value chain approach to tackling the challenges facing a market comprising multi-faceted and complex operators, systems and processes along a supply and demand continuum.
SOURCE: Affa Dickson Acho