Mr. Kayode Falowo
Mr. Anselm Orazulike holds a BSc. Hons in Finance (Second Class Upper division) from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) also in Finance from the University of Lagos.
He has over 23 years’ experience in banking covering Investment Banking, Development Banking, Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking, Retail Banking, Branch Banking, Public Sector, Treasury and Money Market and Risk Management.
After rising to the highest level of Executive Management in both FSB International Bank (now Fidelity Bank) and Equitorial Trust Bank (now Sterling Bank), he voluntarily left the banking industry in late 2009 to set up the Spectrum Group in early 2010 which is an emerging local conglomerate with diverse interests in investment services, consulting and project management, marine and shipping, oil and gas services and real estate.
He served as a member of the Technical Committee set up by the Federal Government of Nigeria that crafted the Vision 2010 agenda in the middle to late 1990s
He was a pioneer member of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) representing FSB International Bank Plc (a think-tank group set up by the organized private sector to advise government on key national and economic issues).
Apart from core banking courses, seminars, and attachments he attended in such banks as Bank of America, USA, Midland Bank London, and Euromoney/DC Gardner London, Mr. Orazulike is a widely travelled person and has attended several executive and high-level management programs in Nigeria, Europe and USA.
He is an alumnus of Institute for Business Education (INSEAD) Fontainebleau France, International Institute for Management Development (IMD) Lausanne, Switzerland and Harvard Business School, Boston Massachusetts, USA.
Mr. Orazulike is a Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management (FNIM), Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC), Certified Management Consultant (CMC), and Associate Fellow of the African Institute for Applied Economics (FAIAE now Heritage Institute).
Apart from being a Director of Greenwich Merchant Bank Limited, where he is the Chairman of the Board’s Committee on Risk Management as well as a member of the Board’s Audit Committee, he also serves on the Board of a few other companies.
He also gives back to society through his ANSELM ORAZULIKE FOUNDATION. Mr Orazulike is married with children and is a member of the Ikoyi Club 1938 and Lagos Motor-Boat Club, Ikoyi, Lagos.