Gaffar Abiola Masha is a graduate of Economics from The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA. He also holds an MBA Finance from the University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA. Gaffar also attended the prestigious King’s College, Lagos.
He has over eighteen (18) years experience working with well reputed financial institutions which includes J.P Morgan, Chase Bank and Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc. His analytical and managerial skills has enabled him to handle complex transactions and projects successfully.
He has attended several relevant seminars and conferences on Investment Banking, Asset Management and Project Management both locally and internationally.
He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), a Certified Microfinance Banking Professional (MCIB) and an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS).
He is currently the Executive Director in charge of Operations, IT and Risk Management at IBILE Microfinance Bank Limited.