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Our team

​​Our team brings together over 100 years of experience with a blend of technical, financial, regulatory and engineering expertise, with a breadth of cutting-edge capabilities to provide quality advice from a highly informed perspective.

Overall, our strength lies in our people supported by effective processes and technology. Our team has forged strategic alliances with diversified global engineering corporations which have decades of experience in delivering successful iconic engineering projects

Board of directors

Toba Akinmoladun

Chairman, FMIL Nigeria

Toba has over two decades at senior executive level in the oil and gas industry. In the last decade, he was Shell Nigeria’s OEIP (Transformation and Enhancement) Director, the Oil Producers Trade Section (OPTS) Executive Director, and Chief Executive Officer of Niger Delta Exploration & Production (NDEP) PLC.

He has continued to energise and broaden his competence with Postgraduate Diplomas in Entrepreneurship from Cambridge University; Scenario Planning, Finance, and Corporate Governance from Oxford University. He has also attended the International Director’s Programme and the Advanced International Corporate Finance Programme at INSEAD.

Dr. Jung Hae Jung

Co-chairman, FMIL

Dr. Jung Hae-Jung is a Korean industrialist, humanist and impact maker. He holds an MBA, BS in Civil (Architectural) Engineering, USA (1985), a Ph.D in Business Administration (Honor Roll), USA (1989) and attended the Graduate School of IT Electronic Commerce, Seoul National University, Korea (2001).

His broad and extensive knowledge in International Business, Consulting, Financing, and Industrial Engineering are evident in his interviews and public appearances.

He is currently the Chairman of M.K USA Ltd and M.K International Inc, positions he has held since 1981 and 1983 respectively. Other positions he holds include Chairman, M.K International Inc; Chairman, Kong-Ju Industrial complex, Korea; Co-Chairman, Asia Africa Business Council, UN Initiatives; Chairman of the Africa Insight Empowerment Committee and many more.

He is the Co-Chairman of First Metro Infrastructure Ltd., Nigeria

Adebola Adeyinka

Founder & CEO

Adebola has over 25 years experience covering Banking, eCommerce and Information Technology deployments, International Business, and Banking. He began his career at Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB).

He served as Head of Local & Foreign Currency Trading teams and became the Treasurer for First Atlantic Bank, where he also deputized to the Head of Investment Banking Division with oversight for Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Institutional Funds Management, Securities Trading, Treasury and Private Banking groups.

Adebola holds a BSc. in Finance and studied for an MSc in Economics from the University of Lagos. He is currently undergoing a Joint Executive MBA Program with Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and Queens University, in Ontario, Canada.

Abimbola Akinajo

Director

Engr. Abimbola Akinajo is a chartered Civil Engineer (both in the UK and Nigeria) with over 30 years post-qualification experience, the last 26 of which has been in the design and delivery of major transport (both Rail and Road) infrastructure projects. She earned a B.Sc. (Hons) Civil Engineering from the University of Lagos, Nigeria after which she proceeded to the United Kingdom where she started her engineering career.

She began her engineering career at WS Atkins Consulting in the UK as a Graduate Engineer and moved on to be a Project Engineer with Robert West Consulting, a Design Manager with Fluor Daniel Limited and finally a Project Manager with London Underground Limited working on railway infrastructure projects. In the rail industry in the UK, where she spent over 20 years of her professional life, she delivered many high-profile rail infrastructure projects including, major London underground Rail bridge replacement projects, the Connect Project – (implementation of updated communications systems on the entire London Underground system), upgrading the Blackfriars station for the Thames Link project, The East London Line project handover, and London Over ground interface project among others.

Engr. Abimbola is a member of Institution of Civil Engineers (MICE), Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) and Nigeria society of Engineers (MNSE). She represents the Lagos State Government on the Board of First Metro Infrastructure Limited.

Rabiu Olowo

Director

Dr. Rabiu Olowo is an experienced professional with strong background in Finance, Compliance and Strategy with over 14years distinguished career as Chief Audit Executive and Chief Finance Officer / Finance Controller etc having worked for top local and multinational organizations with project immersion across Africa, Europe, Middle East, USA.

He is a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Tax Practitioner, a Chartered Global Management Accountant, a Certified Internal Controls Auditor, certified in International Financial Reporting (IFRS) and International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) with ACCA. He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner, with an MBA from University of Lagos.

Dr. Olowo was recently appointed as the 22nd Honourable Commissioner for Finance in Lagos State, to manage and coordinate the overall financial economics of the 5th largest economy in Africa. He currently serves as Chairman Governing Board of the Public Procurement Agency (PPA) and Non-Executive Director to Lagos Bus Services Limited and Lekki Concession Company. He represents the Lagos State Govt on the Board of FMIL.

Martin Von Gericke

Director

Martin is an experienced business leader and dedicated railway engineer with over twenty-five years of experience.

He is presently the Project Coordinator of Global Railway Engineering South Africa and he manages Tender Administration, Finance, Engineering Designs, Business Development, Resource Allocation, Negotiations, Planning, Technical Support, Projects, and Conflict Resolution.

Martin heads the Business Development division of Global Railway Engineering with multiple projects successfully delivered in Ghana, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania and other countries across Africa.

Adedeji Adeyinka

Director

Adedeji Adeyinka has over 29 years of diverse experience, including a 16-year banking career which covered experiences in Corporate Banking, Treasury, Risk Management, Structured & Project Finance, and Capital Markets.

After pursuing a distinguished career in banking, he moved on as pioneer CEO of AW Capital Partners, a financial consulting firm.

He has Bachelors and Masters degrees in Economics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and University of Lagos respectively.

Jose Esteves

Director

Yemi Adeyinka

Company Secretary

Yemi was called to the Bar in 1987 and has 33 years of experience as a lawyer and 22 years of experience as a banker.

Her career and experience in various senior management positions cuts across different organisations spanning; litigation, legal drafting, capital raise, corporate banking, treasury, retail and consumer products, electronic channels and platforms, private wealth management and other operations. She is the Managing Partner, Eagle Crest LP and holds an MBA from London School of Business and Finance and is an alumnus of the International Institute of Management Development (IMD) Lausanne, Switzerland. She is a United Kingdom Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) accredited Mediator since 2005 and a member of the Panel of Neutrals of the Lagos Multi-Door Courthouse (LMDC). She is also a member of the Institute of Directors (IoD).

Management team

Adebola Adeyinka

CEO

Adebola has over 25 years experience covering Banking, eCommerce and Information Technology deployments, and International Business. He began his career at Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB).

He served as Head of Local & Foreign Currency Trading teams and became the Treasurer for First Atlantic Bank, where he also deputised to the Head of Investment Banking Division with oversight for Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Institutional Funds Management, Securities Trading, Treasury and Private Banking groups.

Adebola holds a BSc. in Finance and studied for an MSc in Economics from the University of Lagos. He is currently undergoing a Joint Executive MBA Program with Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and Queens University, in Ontario, Canada.

Adedeji Adeyinka

Chief Operating Officer

Adedeji has over 29 years of diverse experience, including a 16-year banking career which covered experiences in Corporate Banking, Treasury, Risk Management, Structured & Project Finance, and Capital Markets.

After pursuing a distinguished career in banking, he moved on as pioneer CEO of AW Capital Partners, a financial consulting firm.

He has Bachelors's and Masters's degree in Economics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and the University of Lagos respectively.

Jaycob Attah

Director, Global Finance

Jaycob is an Economist and Commercial & Investment Banker spanning over 32 years. Prior to joining First Metro Infrastructure Limited as Transactor, he served as Chief Executive of Cainergy International Limited – an oil and gas asset management firm headquartered in Australia, with Offices in Lagos, Abuja and Ghana; also was Director/Principal (Head West Africa) at Nex Rubica Capital – an Investment Banking Boutique headquartered in London (UK), He also worked at FBN Bank (United Kingdom) London as Executive Director (Business Development) as well as Member of Board of Directors, Board Credit Committee and Chairman: Conduct Risk & Treating Customers Fairly Committee. Jaycob is Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) UK Certified as CF30 Approved Persons.

Jaycob is currently the Chairman of Supreme Trust Insurance Brokers and Director at Thames Capital Limited. Jaycob is a graduate of Pan Atlantic University (Lagos Business School) and the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1985) where he graduated with an MBA and BSc Economics, respectively.

Femi Agboade

Chief Information Officer

Femi is a solutions-driven Information Technology professional, with over 17 years of experience in Information Technology Advisory, Infrastructure, and Project Management experience, 6 years of which have been spent designing and implementing multi-dimensional and enterprise corporate transformation and business optimization systems and solutions across multi-vendor, multi-platform, and multi-protocol environments.

He has over 10 years experience in Senior Management and Leadership roles, providing technology roadmaps to meet business needs and liaising with top-level executives.

Femi holds a bachelor's degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University and an MBA from the University of Liverpool, UK.

Feyi Akinbile

Director, HR & Admin

Feyisetan (Feyi) Akinbile is a veteran HR practitioner with functional management and leadership experience of over two decades spanning Banking and Aviation. He was the pioneer Head of HR, Eagle Bank. He was also Head of HR, Oceanic Bank, Group Head Manpower Planning & Recruitment in UBA, and Vice President HR & Admin in Oceanic Capital. His recent past leadership roles were as HR Lead at Aero Contractors and then as General Manager of the Helicopter Division of the same organisation.

He is the Senior Partner and Lead Faculty at FACTS Limited; a firm with core competencies in Capacity Development, Change Management, Organisation Design (OD), Organisational Behaviour (OB), Talent Resourcing and Corporate Culture institutionalisation.

Aileme O. Unuigbe

Director, Civil Engineering

Aileme has over 30 years of experience in Office Design Engineering and Project Management including the development of infrastructure design and construction coordination/management services, and commercial and industrial structures development.

He has also been involved in the design and specification for projects works in the areas of facility design in transportation and bridge engineering, oil and gas facilities design, and residential and commercial multi-story building structures.

Patience Omoigiade

Head, Legal

Patience is a Legal Practitioner with over 19 years post-call experience. Prior to joining FMIL, she led the legal services department of a foremost aviation transportation company, where she provided leadership and managed the provision of legal services within the Company. She has considerable skill and competence in legal advisory support, contract management, commercial practice, risk management and compliance, debt recovery, report writing, managing trademark, insurance and litigation portfolios.

In the course of her career, she has been engaged in the negotiation of the purchase, sale and lease of aviation transportation equipment, technical support and C-check maintenance contracts with various international repair and overhaul facilities across Europe, specialized training and software application systems contracts as well as a resolution of customer complaints.

She is a graduate of University of Benin, UNIBEN and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2003.

Segun Shelleh

Head, Accounts

Segun is an accomplished Chartered Accountant and Administrator of about three decades. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigerian (ICAN) and has gained varied experience while working in various industries such as, Manufacturing, NGO, Academia, Oil Marketing, Audit Practice, Financial Reporting, Management and Tax Consultancy Services. He is also a Full Member (MCIA) of the Chartered Institute of Administrators of Nigeria (CIA) and he is the current Treasurer and a member of the Governing Council of the Church Administrators Society of Nigeria (CASON). He is a Certified John Maxwell Leadership Trainer.

Before joining First Metro Infrastructure Limited, he has served at the Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) as Financial Accountant, Rosabol Marble & Granite Limited as Financial Controller, Professional Accountancy Tutors as Managing Director/CEO, Charles Sunkanmi Obisesan & Co. (Chartered Accountants) as an Associate Partner and Siberian Ice Drinking Water Processing Company Limited as Founder, Managing Director/CEO.

He developed the curriculum and lectures Church Finance & Accounting Procedure at the Advance Diploma Course in Babcock University.

Consulting and Advisory Team

Marcus Mukoro

Operations & Engineering Consultant

Marcus is a UK-educated Civil Engineer with over 20 years in the rail industry from the UK, US and Australia delivering a wide range of projects up to multi-billion-dollar programs in both the private and public sectors.

As well as senior management roles, Marcus has hands-on experience in Project & Design Management, Engineering, Construction, Maintenance, Project Funding and Financing.

Marcus joined Reliance Rail International as CEO in 2014 bringing his technical expertise, commercial insight and leadership to the operation, growth and development of the organization.

Peter Ojumu

Engineering & Maintenance Consultant

Peter has over 25 years of leadership in construction and engineering design, programming, project, site and operations management in the United Kingdom, Middle East, Australia, West and East Africa, and Asia.

He has developed projects and strategies encompassing the interests of a variety of stakeholders. He has delivered large programs, led operations, developed and built new rail infrastructure across a wide array of large projects. He is a recognised and accomplished leader spanning the freight and passenger railway sectors

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Our vision is to keep Lagos moving and growing through sustainable mobility solutions​.

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