19 December, 2016; Lagos, Nigeria: The Financial Services Group (FSG) of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the premier Chamber of Commerce and one of the leading voices in the organised private sector (OPS) in Nigeria, has elected Mrs. Mojisola Bakare, to steer the ship of the group and take charge of its affairs for the next two years. This followed the expiration of the term of office of the previous executives of the group.

Mrs. Mojisola Bakare holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the Lagos State University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Bangor University, Bangor, North Wales.

Mrs. Bakare is an elected member of the Governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and she has over twenty-six years post -graduation work experience, out of which twenty-four years has been in Banking.

The LCCI FSG Chairman expresses commitment to the group’s mandate  to promote and protect the interest of members, ensure financial inclusion and regular engagement with regulatory agencies.

Director General, LCCI, Mr. Muda Yusuf, said  ‘’we are very pleased as Mrs. Mojisola Bakare assumes the role of Chairman, LCCI Financial Services Group.’’ Her election will ensure and enhance the Chamber’s role as a leading advocate of best business practice and principles in the operations and regulation of the financial services sector.