Segun Anako is an Accounting, Banking and Taxation professional with over 20 years senior management experience in several aspects of banking/financial services such as bank branch operations, treasury operations, clearing and settlement operations, trade services, information technology, internal control and audit as well as relationship management / marketing functions.
In the course of his banking career, Segun was engaged at senior management level roles in various banks as Head, Branch Coordination, Head, Internal Control Division, Chief Inspector, Group Head, Institutional and Commercial Banking Group, Assistant General Manager (Banking Operations), Chief Information Officer, Deputy General Manager (Operations)
He was Head, Project Management Office(2012 to 2013) and Chief Information Officer at Sterling Bank between 2013 and 2016 and was responsible for the overhauling and repositioning of the Information Technology Group as a service oriented organization with special focus on service reliability and availability as the primary objective of meeting deliverables to the strategic business units. Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) and ISO 20001 service management framework were implemented during his tenor.
Segun Anako provided strategic leadership (as Deputy General Manager / Group Head Centralized Processing Center) for the productivity optimization and digitalization of back-office banking operations and services as part of business transformation efforts and service efficiency strategy of the organization from February 2016 up until February 2017.
He was also a member of Technology Steering Committee, Service Management Committee, and Risk Management Committee and represented Sterling Bank in various Central Bank of Nigeria’s industry initiatives meetings.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, (FCA) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, as well as an MBA in General Management from Ogun State University, Ago Iwoye.
Segun is currently the General Manager (Operations) at Primero Transport Services Limited.