CHAIRMAN OF LEKKI PROFESSIONALS & ASSOCIATES PROFILE
Temitope Fatai is a qualified chartered accountant with over 18 years post qualification experience. He
is an Associate Member of the Institute Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), He also holds the
membership of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN). He is a member of the Association of
Accounting Technician Scheme (AAT). He has written and passed all the relevant papers in the ACCA
programme (Association of Chartered Certified Accountant) – United Kingdom
Temitope holds a Bachelor of Art (BA Hons) degree from the prestigious University of Sunderland in
Accounting and Financial Management, a holder of Higher National Diploma from the Yaba College of
Technology – Accountancy and a Masters’in Business Administration from the University of South Wales
also in the United Kingdom completing all these programme with outstanding grades and honors.
He has excelled in all the various organizations’ he worked ranging from banking, accounting services,
consulting and telecoms. He has won many accolades and awards; some of which are:
Selected as one of the high potential employees in Zain Nigeria (Airtel Nigeria) in 2007
Won the inaugural CEO’s award of excellence at Etisalat (9mobile) in 2015 for work process
improvement and cost savings initiatives for the company
Responsible for the automation and integration of OCD BI Platform in Etisalat (9 moble)
Led his team at Airtel to win best operating company for two consecutive years 2018 and 2019
out of 18 countries
Develop the first Nigerian Budget Template in Telecom in 2004
Develop a robust BAS BDE for banking reporting in 2003
He is an expert in the application of International Financial Reporting Standards and has played a pivotal
role in the training of over 1,000 students in the course of training mentorship in the last fifteen years.
He led the implementation and adoption of technology and process improvements which are some of
the projects he executed, Convergent Billing System, the Telarix platform for billing, Business intelligent
(OCDBI) for churning out quick and decision making reports amongst others.
He has expanded his horizon outside of the shores of Nigeria, attending relevant trainings in accounting,
business development and strategy in the United States, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.
Temitope currently work as the Business Executive Head of Project Management Office and Strategy in
one of the leading Telecom’s provider in Nigeria and he is currently the MD/CEO of Lekki Professionals
and Associates (LPA), an accredited ICAN and ACCA outfit that has been in operations for the past three
years with over 500 students actively engaging and training aspiring chartered accountants.