Group Director, IT & Operations
Equity Bank (Kenya) Limited
Lanre Bamisebi is a seasoned IT professional with over 20 years in Management experience. He has vast knowledge and has managed IT for a group with 22 African countries.
His work experience in the Information Systems sector spans across Consulting, Telcom, Oil and Gas, Banking and Fintech.
Lanre is currently the Group Director IT & 0perations with Equity Bank Group, the MD of Finserve Africa, which is the Fintech arm of the Bank and oversees Equitel (Telco). Before joining Equity, He was the…
- CIO Access Bank
- Group CIO Diamond Bank
- Group CIO United Bank for Africa (UBA)
- Head, IT Projects at MTN Nigeria
- Director, Finance & IT at Starcomms
Lanre is an award-winning CIO with individual and group awards. He has Patents which include application for managing HR and payroll validation, and Pharmaceuticals.
Notable projects he has delivered are the design and conceptualization of an Omni channel, a mobile app and a chat bot (share of life) that became the best in class and won multiple awards, and his bank being named the Best Retail Bank in West Africa.
He holds a BSc in Accounting, BSc (Honors) in Computing & Information Technology from University of Derby UK, Masters in Business Administration from Durham Business School UK. He is currently a Ph.D. student with USIU, Nairobi Kenya.