Taiwo Joda

Mr. Taiwo Adesina Joda is the Managing Director/CEO of Accion Microfinance Bank. He holds a B.Sc. and Masters’ degrees in Finance and Banking from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He is an Alumnus of Said Business School–Oxford University.

Mr. Joda is a senior member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (HCIB) and a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management (MNIM). He has attended several top management programs both locally and internationally including – Africa Board Fellowship Programme in Capetown, South Africa, Lagos Business School, Nigeria, INSEAD, France and Euro money both in UK and Singapore.

Mr. Joda has over (25) twenty-five years’ experience in Bank and Non- Bank Financial Institutions spread over (5) five institutions with core competences in corporate finance, corporate banking, branch banking, retail banking, and key customer management.

Institutions he worked prior to joining Accion MFB include Arbitrage Finance and Investment Company LTD, Kenneth Michael & Company Nig. LTD, FSB International, International Trust Bank, Equatorial Trust Bank, Diamond Bank, and Fidelity Bank plc. His remarkable performance on the job earned him appointments into critical and strategic committees and several awards in the institutions he had previously worked. He has excellent leadership skills and continually mentors young professionals.

Mr. Joda was appointed the MD/CEO of Accion Microfinance Bank on August 1st, 2017 but assumed full responsibility as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer on January 2nd, 2018.