Dr. Seyi Olanrewaju

Professor of Finance.
seyi.olanrewaju@jhu.edu.ng

Dr. Seyi Olanrewaju is a Professor of Accounting at James Hope Business School. He obtained a BSc in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom, an MBA from Lagos State University, and an MSc in Finance from University of Leicester, United Kingdom and Charisma University, TCI, United Kingdom.

He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Chartered Institute of Management (CIMA, UK), Institute of Directors of Nigeria (IOD), Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), Society for Corporate Governance of Nigeria (SCGN), and a Member of the Governing Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).

Seyi has held various roles in multi-national organisations including Exxon Mobil, PwC, Zenith Bank Plc, MTN Nigeria, General Electric, Internet Solutions (Now Dimension Data), Konga Online Shopping Mall, Mixta Africa, TSL, SecureID Limited, and he sits on the Board of many companies as Non-Executive Director.

Dr. Olanrewaju is a three-time recipient of the CFO of the year award in Nigeria’s Telecommunication Industry – 2016, 2018 & 2019. He is also a recipient of Africa Influencer Award 2020, Notable ICAN Person 2020 and Award for Service to Humanity 2021 by Rotary Club.