Executive Director

B.Sc., M.Sc.

Appointed:

March 1, 2020

Other directorships:

MTN Ghana (SCANCOM), MobileMoney Limited and Hajj Mabrur Ventures Limited (Nigeria).

Skills, Expertise and Experience:

Modupe Kadri is the chief financial officer/Executive Director for MTN Nigeria Communications PLC since 1 March 2020. He joined MTN Nigeria in 2007 as the general manager, financial operations and held various positions within the finance division. In August 2014, he joined Scancom Plc as the chief financial officer and was appointed Executive director in April 2016, a position he held until 29 February 2020.

Before joining MTN, he worked at Lafarge Africa PLC where he held various positions in the West African Portland Cement (WAPCO) PLC subsidiary including financial controller and business development manager. He trained and qualified as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) where he spent 11 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in economics and a Master’s of Science in management, both from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and is a Fellow of both the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He was part of MTN’s Global Advancement Programme (GAP) in 2012 and has attended various leadership programs at the Columbia Business School, INSEAD and IMD Business School where he is an alumnus of all three.

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