Just In: Embattled FCMB Names Yemisi Edun As Acting MD

Embattled  FCMB has named Yemisi Edun as its acting managing director pending the probe of Adam Nuru.

NewsOnline Nigeria reports that First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has Named one of its leading lights as the acting Managing director following allegations of sexual misconduct that led to Adam Nuru to proceed on forced leave.


This online news platform gathered that Yemisi Edun holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife and a Master’s degree in International Accounting and Finance from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom.


She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and a CFA® Charter holder. She is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers; an Associate Member of the Institute of Taxation of Nigeria; a Member of Information Systems Audit and Control, U.S.A; and a Certified Information Systems Auditor.

She began her career with Akintola Williams Deloitte (member firm of Deloitte Touché Tohmatsu) in 1987, with main focus in Corporate Finance activities. She was also involved in audit of Banks and Other Financial Institutions. She joined FCMB in year 2000 as Divisional Head of Internal Audit and Control before assuming the role of Chief Financial Officer of the Bank and now as CEO.