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Ladi Smith, B.Sc, FCA, ACTI, ASPM – Executive Director

Ladi Smith founded Smith Sule and Associates in 1997. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (1986) and the Nigerian Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management.

A 1979 graduate of Business Administration from the University of Lagos.

Mr. Smith trained and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1985 with Peat Marwick (now KPMG). After a stint with Elf Oil Nigeria, he served in Trust House Group as Group Regional Director (1993-1997).

Mr. Smith is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (1995) and a professional Tax Consultant. He has over 21 years of professional experience in Oil and Gas consulting, Auditing, Accounting, Taxation, Information Technology (MIS) and Financial Advisory roles and over 8 years experience in running a practice.

 

Ituah Ighodalo, B.Sc, FCA, FCTI, ANIM – Director

Ituah Ighodalo founded Ighodalo and Co. in 1987. He is an Associate, Nigerian Institute of Management (ANIM) (1992) and the American Institute of Management (1993).

A 1981 graduate of Economics and Accounting from the University of Hull, UK. Pastor Ighodalo trained and qualified as a professional with the firm of Price Waterhouse Coopers in 1986. He is a Fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (1994) and the Nigerian Institute of Taxation (2000). As former Managing Partner, Ighodalo and Co and Managing Partner, SIAO, he brings to the Firm 20 years of experience in Auditing, Accounting, Taxation, Human Resources and Financial Advisory Services.

Pastor Ighodalo has logged over 19years of experience in running a practice in Nigeria.

 

Robert Odiachi, B.Sc, FCA, ACTI – Director

Mr. Robert Ade-Odiachi founded Robert Ade-Odiachi and Co in 1987. A member of the Public Practice Section of ICAN, Robert Ade-Odiachi has served as an international delegate to various professional accountants’ conferences in Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas.

A 1981 graduate of University of Ibadan, Mr. Ade-Odiachi trained and qualified with the firm of Coopers and Lybrand in 1985. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (1995) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria. He has over 21 years of professional experience in Auditing, Accounting, Taxation and Financial Advisory Services and over 19 uninterrupted years of experience.

 

Nneka Eneli, BPham., MBA, MPSN – Project Manager

Nneka Eneli is the Project Manager, Credit Awareness. She manages all aspects of the Organisation’s, financial literacy projects. She was responsible for the  organization of the events to launch the Credit Awareness Campaigns in Lagos with the premiere of the docu-drama which was developed for achieving their objective of “promoting financial literacy in Nigeria.” 

She worked on the roadmap and proposed implementation of this Campaign across Nigeria. 

 

With a career experience in the Banking Industry which started from the old Habib Bank and which spanned about 10 years, Nneka utilizes the knowledge gathered there-from and a good knowledge of the retail markets on her job. She draws on this knowledge to develop and organize various programmes directed at promoting financial literacy and education among the numerous existing and potential consumers of financial services.