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Temitope Akinwumi
Customer Value Management Head, Commercial Division, Etisalat

Temitope is a seasoned hands-on Data Analyst with strong technical, analytical & commercial expertise in extracting and modeling complex big/small data sets to provide accurate, actionable and Insightful information that facilitate 'FACT-BASED' decision making.

He is currently the Head, Customer Value Management within the Commercial division of Etisalat Nigeria and is responsible for leading the Consumer Insight & Analytics, Campaign Management and Loyalty teams to drive end to end customer value extraction and ultimately increase share of wallet. Read more

Adeolu Dairo
Director Consumer Segment Marketing, Etisalat

Adeolu is the Director, Consumer Segment Marketing within the Commercial division of Etisalat Nigeria. In this role, he leads the various consumer segments which include the youth, mass market and the high value segment. As part of his portfolio, he leads the mobile broadband and customer value management functions.

He has led and participated in advanced analytics and CRM with various technology companies across Europe and Africa. He is currently responsible for driving business revenue performance through proposition development and customer base management. Read more

Muzammil Ebrahim
Associate Director, Risk Advisory - Data Analytics, Deloitte

Over the last 12+ years Muzzi has built up core experience and capability in linking data and technology capabilities and solutions to business problems, predominantly in the risk and regulatory space within some of SA’s largest Financial Services providers (amongst other organisations). During his tenure at Deloitte, he has worked with many key clients to address a range of issues relating to the use of data and analytics to support and solve for regulatory compliance requirements. Muzzi has through this focused effort built core capability in and now leads the Regulatory Analytics agenda for Risk Advisory - Data Analytics which will support (and lead) the firms efforts around both current and future regulatory focus areas (such as Financial Crime, IFRS, Basel, PoPI, etc.).

Abhik Gupta
Managing Director, Nielsen East and West Africa Cluster

Abhik Gupta currently serves as the head of Nielsen’s commercial operations in East and West Africa leading the teams responsible for all client engagement, strategy and operational execution across the East, West and Central African markets. He is based out of Lagos, Nigeria. With more than 25 years’ industry experience and 15 years with Nielsen, he brings a deep understanding of emerging marketplace dynamics across the consumer goods and retail industries. Read more

Yomi Ibosiola
Associate Director, Deloitte West Africa

Yomi leads Data Analytics for Deloitte in West Africa. In this role, he is responsible for a team of practitioners who work with C-level executives, advising them on a range of topics including growth strategies, marketing, sales, distribution and digital strategies, behavioral economics and customer experience, risk management and analytics. Yomi’s experience spans telecommunications, financial services, insurance, and oil & gas. He has worked with clients in Africa, Europe and Americas. Read more

Henry Ideozu
Group Head, Research & Development Centre for Innovation, Heritage Bank Plc

Henry C.Ideozu has twenty two years of experience in business segments which span from core information Technology, manufacturing and banking. Henry C.Ideozu attained his bachelor of science degree in computer science and information systems from Claflin university in Orangeburg, South Carolina USA and a Masters of Arts degree in information resource management from the prestigious Webster University USA. Read more

Ndubuisi Osakwe
Group Head, Retail Banking, Skye Bank Plc

He has over 23 years banking experience spanning Treasury, Retail banking, Commercial banking, Corporate banking, Energy, Financial institution, Corporate development, E-banking and products. Cognate management experience of over 16 years of which 12 years is post AGM level.

Ndubuisi has vast experience across various market segments and departments in banking with good knowledge of the operating environment, regulatory and governance requirements. Ndubuisi is charismatic, dynamic and result oriented; he is desirous of success and making positive impact on his team. He is happily married.

David Cosgrave
MEA Customer Intelligence Lead, SAS

David Cosgrave is the Middle East and Africa lead for Customer Intelligence at SAS with over 15 years experience in CRM and marketing automation. David brings a wealth of experience at banks, telecommunications providers, retailers and insurers across the region, and has helped some of the largest organizations on the continent with deploying a customer engagement strategy, powered by data and analytics.

Colin Hill
SSA Qualitative Risk Management Lead, SAS

As the Solution Manager for Qualitative Risk, Colin’s main objective is to support Risk Management related  Sales and Pre-Sales activities in the South Africa and Rest of Africa region.  He works closely with Sales, COE’s, Research & Development and Professional Services departments of SAS to support customer requirements, advocacy meetings and demonstrations to expand market influence in the area of credit scoring and risk analytics.

Colin is a Qualitative Risk Management professional with more than 25 years experience in one of the largest banks in South Africa focussing on Operational Risk Management, Internal Audit and Fraud risk. He worked for Absa Bank prior to moving to SAS. Read more

Yigit Karabag
MEA Analytics Lead, SAS

Yigit is SAS’ Information Management & Analytics Practice Manager since April 2014. He has 15 years of domain experience in information management and has been involved in large scale projects dealing with structured and unstructured data across the banking, telco and public sectors respectively.

Yigit is also a board member for various data management organizations and a regular speaker at data management & data governance events. He holds a degree in Computer technology and Programming from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey.

William Lawrence
SSA Fraud & Financial Crime Lead, SAS

William is responsible for the Fraud and Financial Crime (FFC) practice across the Sub-Sahara region for SAS. He provides fraud expertise to the sales, presales and subject matter expert teams across various industries including banking, insurance, healthcare, industrial, mining, telecommunications and government sectors.

William works closely with the international teams in driving SAS’ solutions around FFC thereby ensuring global best practice solutions adapted for local fraud challenges. Read more


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