Certified Information System Auditor with over five years’ experience as a technology advisory consultant; project managing multi-functional teams across various industries including financial services, telecommunications, oil & gas, travel & hospitality and real estate.
Issue and Bug Tracking Tools (JIRA, JIRA Capture), Team Collaboration Software (Confluence), IDEA Data Analysis Tool, Productivity Tools (including Microsoft Office Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), IT Audit, Project Management, Digital Strategy Development, Digital Transformation, Management Consulting, Technology Consulting, Business Analysis
September (2015) – Date: KPMG Nigeria:
} Senior Consultant, Technology Advisory:
§ Assisted a leading investment bank to grow their revenue and customer base by developing a digital strategy & roadmap which guided the bank to harness identified digital enablers
§ Facilitated customer loyalty and stickiness for one of the top Nigerian banks by managing a project to deploy an omni-channel solution which included the delivery of one of the most user-friendly, responsive and intuitive mobile banking applications
§ Curbed revenue leakage and data cannibalisation for a telecommunications giant by performing revenue assurance on their data ecosystem
§ Assessed the technology ecosystem of several organizations to provide insight required during mergers and acquisitions
§ Led various Information Risk Management (IRM)-in-External Audit engagements for clients in the financial services, telecommunication and consumer market industries. This involved the review of applications such as Flexcube, T24, Finacle, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics AX & NAV etc.
§ Developed and executed audit programmes to review the design, implementation and operating effectiveness of General IT controls, IT application controls, IT governance structure, IT compliance reviews and IT risk assessments. Key activities include review of segregation of duties, input validation controls, maker-checker controls, logical access controls, disaster recovery amongst others
§ Applied data analysis tools such as Interactive Data Extraction and Analysis (IDEA) in performing substantive audit procedures during audit and non-audit engagements
§ Performed comprehensive data analysis of selected Trial Balance lines using Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATs). These lines include interest on loans, overdrafts, term deposits, current and savings accounts
§ Supervised junior engagement team members and helped define the audit strategy by making full use of data analytics/automated procedures to present findings
§ Reviewed IT policies and procedures in line with the COBIT standards
§ Reviewed Information Security Policies in line with the ISO 27001:2013 standards
§ Drafted reports containing detailed exceptions, risks noted, potential impact of the noted risks and the recommendation to mitigate the effects of the risks
§ Reported to management and stakeholders on identified deficiencies, risks and required remedial actions.
§ Contributed to critically acclaimed KPMG Fintech Summit in 2017 hosted in Lagos, Nigeria. I developed Thought Leadership content which had its publication launch at the event. Specifically, I wrote an article on Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) which provided a foundation for the topic “The Emerging Digital Regulatory Challenges”
§ Successfully led a team that performed an IT due diligence and assessment of a bank in Dakar, Senegal with branches in Abidjan, Ivory Coast and Niamey, Niger
§ Supported the API integration and mobile banking team lead in a project to deliver an omnichannel solution to a tier-1 bank in Nigeria. In addition, I supported the functional, data migration, process and change work streams in the project delivery which was launched successfully to customers in 2017
§ Facilitated trainings for new hires including an Advisory On-boarding training on “KPMG Documentation Standards” in 2019.
April (2014) – August (2015): Seamfix Nigeria Limited:
} Project Manager:
§ Ensured the smooth operation of all managed projects by serving as a link and escalation point for all project team leads. Specifically, I created an additional revenue stream for a leading bank by managing a project that delivered a remotely-controlled, advertising solution on their ATM platform
§ Prioritised issues while coordinating troubleshooting and resolution efforts
§ Ensured that all key requirements were implemented by facilitating requirements gathering, project scope definition, and project plan and development.
April (2013) – March (2014): Seamfix Nigeria Limited:
} Quality Assurance Analyst:
§ Facilitated cost savings by up to 80% by ensuring that all software products were adequately tested before release to customers
§ Cut down time-to-release software products by documenting all test procedures which were utilized for repeatability subsequently
§ Assisted with improvement of software usability and functionality by providing feedback and recommendations to developers promptly.
} ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), June 2017
} Project Management Professional (PMP) – in view (2020)
} University of Nigeria, Nsukka (2006 – 2011)
} Qualification Received: B.Eng. in Electrical Engineering
} Final Result: Second Class Honors, Upper Division (CGPA: 4.14 out of 5.00)
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
University of Nigeria
2006 - 2011
B.Eng Electrical Engineering
Second Class Upper (2:1)
- September 2015 - Date Senior Technology Advisory Consultant
Seamfix Nigeria Limited
- 2014 - 2015 Project Manager
Seamfix Nigeria Limited
- 2013 - 2014 Quality Assurance Analyst