Mr. Akinbode Raji

Deputy Controller, Internal Controls and Compliance - B.Sc, ACA

Bode Raji attended the Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka, Lagos and Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye (now Olabisi Onabanjo University) where he graduated with a B.Sc in Accounting.  He was enrolled in Ladoke Akintola Univeristy of Technology where he took an MBA in Financial Management and later had a Master of Science (M.sc) in Business Administrations and Management at the National Open University (NOUN)

Mr. Raji is an Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Associate Member of the Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM), an Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Economics. Mr. Raji is also a member of Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) based in Florida, USA.

Bode, as he was fondly called is also a Certified Forensic Accountant, a certification obtained from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate member of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

He started his career in the Finance Department of the Company in 2000 where he worked for eight years and rose rapidly in various positions of escalating authority and responsibility before moving to Internal Audit in 2010.  He has attended various Courses, Seminars, Conferences and developmental programmes both locally and internationally and outside the Industry. He has also participated actively in various projects and several software development and key work process automation initiatives of the Company.  He has served as Chief Compliance/Risk Officer for the Company before now.

Bode is currently the Head of Internal Audit and Control of African Alliance Insurance Plc.