Emmanuel Otitolaiye is a widely exposed finance expect with vast and well-rounded accounting and financial management experience cutting across financial and statutory reporting, performance management and business planning in insurance, manufacturing and consulting.
Prior to joining Cornerstone Insurance Plc in January 2014, Emmanuel worked at Alliance & General Insurance PLC- a member of the Fidelity Bond Group and Node Solutions Ltd as the Chief Finance Officer and Chief Operating Officer in 2013 and 2012 respectively, where he worked in a senior management role responsible for all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis, forecasting needs, deal analysis, negotiations, and investor’s relations.
He joined FBN Life Assurance limited in 2010 as the pioneer Head of Finance where he successfully coordinated all activities towards securing operational fund from shareholders for the smooth take-off of the company and also championed the set-up of Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) covering virtually all areas of the company’s activities.
Emmanuel also worked as the National Credit Control Manager at PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc from 2006 -2008 before joining Guaranty Trust Assurance (now Axa Mansard Insurance Plc) as Head, Management Account a positioned he held till 2010.
He is an Associate of both Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA) and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACIT). He holds a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA) from University of Ado –Ekiti and Higher National Diploma in Banking and Finance from Lagos State Polytechnic in 1998 and BSc Accounting from University of Lagos. Emmanuel has also attended several top management trainings at home and abroad.