United Capital plc appoints Odiri Oginni as Acting CFO

Tobi Boshoro

The board of directors of United Capital Plc has appointed Mrs. Odiri Oginni as the Acting Chief Finance Officer of the Company.

The company said in a statement that her appointment followed the resignation of the former Group Chief Finance Officer, Mr. Sunny Anene who recently took on a higher role as the Managing Director of United Capital Asset Management Limited.

Her appointment as the Acting Chief Finance Officer was effective from September 28, 2017.

Odiri Oginni is a Senior finance professional with a good understanding of how an organization operates outside finance. In the course of her career, she has enhanced the financial analyses and reporting activities of organizations by creating structures and disciplines to improve monthly closing and reporting process.

Mrs.  Oginni has also automated the financial reporting activities for 3 businesses, Worked with rating agencies to carry out a rating exercise for 4 businesses within a group including a mutual fund, Worked with financial advisers to raise capital via a right issue which was over subscribed, Partnered with the 4 businesses within the group to improve the bottom line through capacity optimization, process re-engineering and cost reduction and also actively mentored and develop young finance professional within my team.