Ade Bajomo resigns as Executive Director at the NSE

Ade Bajomo resigns as Executive Director at the NSE

Mr. Ade Bajomo, Executive Director, Market Operations and Technology, Nigeria Stock Exchange has resigned his appointment effective December 31, 2017 to pursue other challenges.

According to the NSE, Ade Bajomo joined the exchange with a wealth of experience and track record in the global financial services sector spanning Banking, Capital Markets, Asset Management and Insurance, Mr. Ade Bajomo has been instrumental to enhancing and deepening the technology and operational capabilities of the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the wider Nigerian Capital market with the introduction of modern trading infrastructure and the ongoing enhancements to market structure, product development, service automation and mobile trading technologies.

Some of Bajomo’s key achievements include the digital revolution of trading at the Exchange with the launch of XGEN, XNET, introduction of trading app called Trade Smart, organization of the first NSE Market Data Workshop, and phenomenal growth of the market data business to name a few. For the wider capital market, he served on the board of NASD Plc and chaired the Infrastructure and Technology sub-committee of the Nigerian Capital Market Committee.

He holds an Executive MBA degree from City University, London, an MSc degree (with distinction) in Information Systems Engineering from South Bank University, London and a B.Sc degree from University of Ife, Nigeria.

Also, Mr. Haruna Jalo-Waziri, in light of his recent appointment as the Chief Executive Officer of CSCS Plc, has resigned his position as Executive Director, Capital Markets at The Exchange effective October 31, 2017.

Jalo-Waziri made significant contributions to NSE’s revenue growth and had responsibility for several key projects and initiatives. Some of his signature assignments were launch of the premium board, Federal Government Savings bond, Eurobond, Sovereign Green bond development, Exchange traded funds, and incorporation of NG Clear Limited.

He was also the sponsor for the Derivatives Project, which is set to launch imminently. For the wider capital market, he chairs the CAMMIC sub-committee on attraction of new listings.