Chief Adebayo Adelabu’s Biography

Bayo went to Ibadan Government primary school, Agodi in Ibadan from year 1976 to 1982 and lagelu grammar school, ibadan from year 1982 to 1987. He later proceed to Obafemi Awolowo University, ile ife, where he graduated with first class degree in accounting.

Presently, he is a fellow of the institute of Chattered Accountant ofNigeria { ICAN } and a member of the Institute of Directors of Nigeria and Uk. He has also taking up professional courses in various business schools within and outside Nigeria including Harvard University, Stanford, Wharton, Columbia, Kelloggs, Euromoney and the University of London.

Bayo Adelabu is a grandson to the late famous politician, Adegoke Adelabu popularly and politicall
y known as Penkelemesi, who died in year 1958.
Bayo was at his tender age, when his biological father died at 33, leaving two wives and seven children behind. Adebayo Adelabu started his career with price water house, an international firm of Charted Accountant and Management Consultant where he worked for seven years.
Bayo led various team and work as a consultancy for both financial and non-financial organizations within and outside Nigeria.In year 2000, he was appointed as the Financial Controller and Group head of the risk management and controls at First Atlantic Bank.

He attain the position of the Chief Inspector and head of national public sector of the bank in year 2000 and 2003 respectively.He moved to Standard Chartered Bank as the West African regional head of finance.He was appointed as the Executive director/Chief financial officer [C.F.O] of the Nigeria”s largest bank, First Bank of Nigeria at the age of 39.
In 2014, former President Goodluck Jonathan appointed Bayo Adelabu as the Central Bank of Nigeria {CBN} deputy governor in charge of operations.

Chief Adebayo Adelabu had attended various local and international seminal, training and conferences including the university of London school of management development and the United State Institutes of Internal auditors in Orlando, Florida and he is currently a member of ikoyi club, Jerico businessmen club and Ibadan golf club.
Chief Adebayo Adelabu, who was also the Chairman of the Oyo state Security Trust Fund (OYSTF) is also a successful businessman,whose investment spans in Hospitality, Real Estate and Agriculture.He is the Chairman of Bayse One Hotels, Bayse One farms and the Best western plus Hotels, Ibadan.He is a former Chairman, Board of Directors of the Nigeria Inter-bank Settlement Systems {N.I.B.B.S}.He is a member of the Board of Financial Institution Training Center {F.I.T.C} and also a serving member of the Board of Federal Inland Revenue Services {F.I.R.S}, Nigeria Security printing and minting company {NSPMC}, the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria {A.M.C.O.N} and the Nigeria Incentive-based Risk sharing System for Agriculture Lending {N.I.R.S.A.L}.His political life gained popularity earlier in 2018 when he resigned from the Central Bank of Nigeria with the intention of seeking election into the Oyo state Governorship position in 2019.
He made his intention official on june 20th 2018, when he visited the All progressive congress, A.P.C party secretariat in Ibadan to make his declaration.

Luckily, he emerged as the flag bearer and Gubernatorial candidate of the All progressive congress {APC} in Oyo state.

He has also in various ways participated in the growth and development of Nigeria, especially in Oyo state where he has helped a lot of widows, less priviledge, disabled, students,market women and lots of individual through one of his programs he named Bayo Adelabu Foundation {B.A.F}.

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