Cititrust Holdings Plc has announced the promotion of Mr. Afolabi Martins to Group Executive Director, Finance & Strategy. Prior to the promotion, he was the company’s Group Chief Finance Officer.

Mr. Afolabi holds a Bsc in Economics from Lagos State University, MSc Economics from the University of Lagos and M.Phil. Development Finance from the University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town South Africa. He is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and a Fellow of Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria.

Mr. Afolabi has a cumulative 20 years work experience in the Nigerian financial and capital markets. He has previously worked with a number of capital market companies, including, Futureview Financial Services Ltd, Standard Alliance Capital and Assets Management and was also Chief Executive Officer of Kinley Securities Ltd.

Cititrust Holdings Plc, a leading African Investment and financial services group, recently won the 2020 Global Banking and Finance magazine’s award for a decade of offering excellent financial and investment services across Africa.

The subsidiaries of Cititrust Holdings in Nigeria, which include: LivingTrust Mortgage Bank Plc (formerly Omoluabi Mortgage Bank), Core Capital Ltd, First Options Microfinance Bank Ltd, FGH Healthcare Ltd, CDP Insurance Brokers Ltd and Bermuda BDC Ltd and others across Africa, have established a reputation for long-term value creation across the financial sector of the economy.

Cititrust Holdings Plc was founded in 2007 and holds significant investments that cut across commercial and mortgage banking, asset management, stockbroking, and investment banking, currency trading, pension fund administration and insurance services.