Comrade Festus Olaifa

Comrade Festus Olaifa

National Treasurer

Festus Olaifa is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) with over 20 years post-qualification experience and a graduate of Business Administration & Management. He also had a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State.

He is a Senior Manager in charge of Business Process Reengineering in Polaris Bank Limited. Prior to his present position, he was the Head of Service Quality Management for Skye Bank Plc. He had earlier worked with Prudent Bank Plc between 2004 and 2006, defunct Universal Trust Bank Plc (now part of Union Bank Plc) between 2001 and 2003, and Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited between 1999 and 2001.

He is currently the National Treasure of ASSBIFI. Prior to his present position in ASSBIFI, He served as the National Financial Secretary. At local Unit, he served as Unit General Secretary in defunct Skye Bank, also as Unit President for Skye Bank and Polaris Bank up till December 2020.

He attended various training courses both internationally and locally; including Leadership Development Workshop at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (USA), Washington Leadership Conference (USA), Business Process Management and Change at London Management Center (United Kingdom), Implementing Quality Assurance & TQM in Departments & Industry (United Arab Emirates), Business Process Automation (South Africa), Process Improvement Methodologies (Lagos Business School), and Team Building & Leadership (LBS). Others include Trade Union Leadership training in Ghana, Nigeria, and United Arab Emirates.

Contact Info

Phone : (+234)-809-371-3655
Email : festus.olaifa@assbifi.org