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.