Gabriel Eshiague - Managing Director
Gabriel Eshiague is Managing Director at LAPO Microfinance Company (Sierra Leone) Limited based in Freetown, Sierra Leone. With several years of working experience in microfinance of diverse experience and joined LAPO Microfinance Bank Nigeria in 2009 as Branch Accountant and served in various positions before he was transferred to Sierra Leone and promoted to the position of Finance Manager. He was appointed as LAPO Sierra Leone Managing Director in 2014. His professional qualifications include: “Fellow” Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of Nigeria (FCIMA); and “Fellow” Chartered Public Diplomacy and Management (CIPDM). His academic qualifications include: Master of Finance and Accounting; Bachelor of Science in Accounting; and National Diploma in Accounting.
Edwin A. Ighodaro - Head, Corporate Service.
Edwin A. Ighodaro – Head, Corporate Service. With several years of working experience in microfinance of diverse experience and joined LAPO Microfinance Bank Nigeria in 2007 as credit officer and served in various positions and rise through the ranks to Head, Corporate Service in 2018. His academic qualifications include Bachelor degree in Development and Economics; and National Certificate of Education in Economics and Social Studies.
Robinson Emmanuel - Head Information Technology
Mr. Robinson Emmanuel has Over 11 year experience in Microfinance Institution, he has work in several managerial positions which include Head Risk Management, Head Corporate Services and Head Corporate Planning & Strategy, he is Multi-Tasking and ability to work under challenging work setup. Currently, he is the Head of Information Technology.
Mrs. Gladys Sesay - Finance Manager
Gladys Sesay has a wide range of experience in accounting and finance. She joined LAPO in 2010. She has ability to perform. She holds a Higher National Diploma in Accounting and Finance.
Salamatu Bah - Head, Risk Management/Monitoring
Bsc. Applied Economics and Marketing at Institute of Advance Management and Technology (IAMTEC), Nine (9) years working experience in LAPO Micro Finance Company. Diligent and Hard Working.
Fatmata K. Kamara - Head, Human Resource
Miss Fatmata K. Kamara holds a bachelor’s degree from the Institute of Public Administration and Management, University of Sierra Leone (IPAM USL). She joined LAPO in 2015. She has been actively involved in managing, developing and motivating teams to achieve their objectives with analytical and problem solving skills
Salieu Jalloh - Head Internal Control & Audit
A graduate from the Institute of Public Administration and Management University of Sierra Leone with a BSc. (Honours) in Applied Accounting. He also holds a Certificate in Information and Computer Basics which he obtained from STMicroelectronics Foundation. He is a student member of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA). He is also a student pursuing Masters in Accounting & Finance at Fourah Bay College University of Sierra Leone. He is the Head of Internal Control & Audit
Augustine Anoma - Head, Operations
Mr. Anoma graduated from the Institute of Advanced Management and Technology (IAMTCH) Freetown Sierra Leone. He holds a degree in Information Security. He is also computer engineer and has attended series of training on IT.
Mrs. Joy Eshiague - Head, Client Relations
Mrs Joy Eshiague studied at Federal University of Technology Akure, Nigeria. She worked with LAPO Nigeria for a period of two (2) years before being seconded to LAPO Microfinance Company Sierra Leone as Client Relations Officer. She has also attended several trainings on Effective Portfolio Management, Credit and Risk Training and Client Relations.