Transcorp Hotels Plc has appointed Mrs Oluwatobiloba Titilope Ojediran as its new Acting Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Ojediran will replace Mr Adekunle Elumaro.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the company’s Group Company Secretary, Helen Iwuchukwu, and addressed to the investing public and the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). According to the statement, Ojediran’s appointment will take effect on December 14, 2019.
Profile of the new Acting Chief Financial Officer: Mrs Oluwatobiloba Ojediran is an astute Accountant with over a decade of experience in Finance, Risk and Audit.
Ojediran holds a BSc degree in Mathematics and statistics from the University of Lagos. She is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and a student member of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
She began her career in KPMG Professional Services as a Financial Auditor from where she moved to Intercontinental Hotel Lagos where she took on the role of Finance Manager and finally to Transcorp Hotels Plc, again as Finance Manager in 2018.
Prior to this, the new Acting CFO worked as an Accounting Consultant where she was involved in various projects such as International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Conversion and Implementation Project, Financial Statement Preparation and Review, Engagement Quality Assurance, Book-keeping Services and Audit Support Services.
About the company: Transcorp Hotels Plc (Company) is the hospitality subsidiary of Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc. The Company owns and operates the multiple award-winning Transcorp Hilton Abuja, which provides luxury accommodation, world-class cuisines, conferencing and leisure facilities to business travellers and tourists from all over the world.
The company was formerly known as Transnational Hotels and Tourism Services Limited but changed its name to Transcorp Hotels Plc in 2014. It was incorporated in 1994 and is based in Abuja, Nigeria.