Abdulwasiu Taiwo - Finance Manager
Taiwo is an experienced and multi-skilled business manager. He graduated with HND Accountancy from Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo. He started his Career with UACN Plc in 1992 as Internal Check Manager with Pera Beam and later Bordpak Premier Packaging. He proceeded to Central Audit Department of UAC as Auditor before joining Agro unit, UAC Foods as Operations Accountant. He was promoted to management Accountant of UAC Foods Limited in 2003 before his appointment as Commercial Manager of UAC Dairies & later MDS Logistics. He later became the Commercial Manager at Unico CPFA, a position he held until his appointment as Finance Manager - Portland Paints Nigeria Plc.
He has attended trainings both locally and internationally including Pension fund strategy – Euromoney Training EMEA, Elocution and public speaking (poise), Strategy development & Implementation course, Sage Pastel Evolution Training (South Africa 2006 & 2010), Sage Line 500 (Finance, Distribution and manufacturing) advance Financial Management, Human resources management, Leadership, Team Building Workshop among others.
Wasiu is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an IFRS Certified Professional