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Afribank Nigeria Plc - Corporate Information
Mr. Isa Zailani, Executive Director Operations & Information TechnologyMr. Zailani is a thoroughbred banker with about 20 years experience.He started his banking career in 1988 as an analyst at IMB International Merchant Bank Limited where he rose to become Chief Dealer/Head of Foreign Exchange Dealing Services in 1992.Mr. Zailani later moved to the Alpha Merchant Bank Limited in 1992 as Manager, Treasury & Financial Services Division and rose to become Head of Treasury and coordinator of Treasury Affairs (under Nigeria Deposit and Insurance Corporation) between 1992 and 1994.
The new Executive Director was appointed in 1994 as General Manager, Finance & Accounts at Harco Air Services Limited
, Ikeja and later became Executive Director, Services, at Intersystems & General Investment Company Limited
.Mr. Zailani returned to IMB International Bank Plc in 1997 as Division Director, Investment Banking and held many top positions, which include Group Head, International Operations, Treasury & Financial Institutions, Banking Operations and branches, Regional Director, Global Marketing, Divisional Director, Investment Banking and Director, Business Development, Northern Region before joining Afribank Nigeria Plc as Deputy General Manager, Corporate Banking in 2003.
A 1982 B.Sc Accounting (Upper Class) graduate of Bayero University
, Mr. Zailani
has received professional training locally and abroad in diverse areas of management and banking.His
special skills are in marketing and business development, international banking, treasury and funds management, banking operations/branch operations, analytical and strategic marketing skills, accounting/auditing and aviation management.
Isa Zailani - Executive ...
Isa Zailani - Executive Director; Strategy, Risk Management & ControlHe leads the Team championing the implementation of the bank's strategy and is also responsible for the overall management of Afribank's Global risk.A professional with over 25 year's industry experience, Isa brings to bear his insight on the strategic visioning of the bank.Prior to his current portfolio, he was Executive Director in charge of Operations and Information Technology services.Isa is an Accountant with experience Spanning Auditing, Financial Management and Banking Operations.He started his working career with Deloitte in Kano and later joined African Petroleum as one of their Internal Auditors.His banking career started with International Merchant Bank where he spent over 12 years; holding various management positions. He joined Afribank Nigeria Plc in 2003 as Group Head, Corporate Banking and became Head, Commercial Banking in 2004 and Executive Director Operations and IT in 2006.A product of Bayero University, Kano and Kings College, Lagos, he is a resourceful and versatile person supported by a good network of relationships.
ISA MUHAMMAD ZAILANI- ex-ED, AFRIBANK NIG PLC
Operations & Information Technology
Afribank Nigeria Plc
Mr. Isah Zailani, executive ...
Mr. Isah Zailani, executive director, Afribank Nigeria Plc, noted that the bank is capable of funding the project regardless of the financial strength of Helix International, Greece.
He explained that the bank places priority on financing projects that will solve identified problems within the economy.
"As at today, we are all aware of the huge resources that the government is spending on fuel subsidy; so, if a company is coming up with a viable project of this nature, it is better for us to participate because we will also share from the multiplier effects on the economy", he noted.