‘Funke Okoya

Funke is currently an Associate Director and Group Head of Corporate Banking Division in Coronation Merchant Bank (formerly Associated Discount House).

She has over 16 years Banking experience spanning through Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking, Credit Risk Management and Operations . Funke started her career in Risk Management department of Ecobank Nigeria Plc and subsequently served in the Commercial business group of the Bank. She was the pioneer Business Manager of 2 branches at United Bank for Africa (UBA) and functioned as Regional Head of Commercial Banking Group at Access Bank until 2013 when she joined Associated Discount House as the Project Manager for conversion of Discount House to Merchant Bank.

Funke is a graduate of Business Administration from University of Lagos and a Certified Pension Administrator. She is also a Council member and Fellow of the Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Management (iapm).