Olukayode Pitan

Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
Bank of Industry

Olukayode Pitan


Mr. Olukayode Pitan is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Industry Ltd, Nigeria’s oldest and largest development finance institution. He draws on significant work experience gained across the Financial Services sectors - Banking, Capital Markets, etc during the course of his over 30-year career.

As an astute corporate and investment banker, Mr. Pitan has participated in many innovative transactions in the Nigerian Capital Market and the International Financial Market towards the economic development of Nigeria.

He has led the Bank to successfully raise over $3.5 billion from the international market through syndications and now through the bond markets.

Pitan is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (FCIB),a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (FCS), a Fellow of the Institute of Credit Administration of Nigeria (FICA), a Fellow of Nigeria Economic Society (FNES) and a member of the Institute of Directors of Nigeria.

He is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School and the London Business School. He is also an alumnus of the Haggai Institute, Singapore and the Galilee International Management Institute, Israel. He is an ordained Senior Pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God.

Speaker at these events:

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2022