The Bursar

The University Bursar

MR. OLUYINKA BABATUNDE

Mr. Yinka Babatunde attended Yaba College of Technology Secondary School, Lagos and completed his West African School certificate in 1970. He worked briefly at Barclays Bank of Nigeria Ltd before proceeding to the UK in 1978 to study Accountancy. He studied at Gwent College, University of South Wales before training as a Chartered Accountant at Michael Fenton & Co, a firm of Chartered Accountants in Central London. He completed all his professional examinations in 1986 and was admitted to membership of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in 1987. He was admitted a Fellow of the same Chartered Institute in 1992. He was admitted to London South Bank University in 1990 and he obtained a Master of Business Administration degree from the University in 1992.In 1995, he joined Fountain Trust Bank Plc as a Manager in charge of financial control. He was admitted a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria while working at Fountain Trust Bank Plc. He rose through the management ladder and was appointed an Executive Director of the Bank in charge of Finance and Banking operations between 2004 and 2006. From 2007 to September 2017 he was the chief executive officer at Canonbury Nigeria Ltd, a Management Consultancy Firm he started himself. He was appointed to the position of Bursar at KolaDaisi University from October 2017.