CAPPA – Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa

Adebayo, Babatope

Position: Finance and Accounts Manager

Babatope ADEBAYO is versatile chartered accountant with a demonstrated history of working in the accounting and finance industry.

His track record in strategic thinking, Budget preparation, analysis and implementation, business process value engineering and cost savings as well as his capacity to shift gears easily, leading through chaos, integrating best financial and accounts managing practices, identifying opportunities for growth and tightening areas of risk are part of what sets Babatope apart.

He joined Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) as the Finance and Accounts Manager and is responsible for CAPPA’s implementation of effective financial controls, finance reporting to donors, financial management, budgeting and budgetary control, processing of all receipts and expenditure, and financial reporting to the management and members of the board.

Prior to joining CAPPA, Babatope worked for Swift Networks Limited as the Enterprise Risk IT Auditor, where he gained insight and experience in reviewing departmental internal processes and was able to establish a cost savings and revenue maximization for business process value engineering.

Babatope received a First class bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Osun State University with an M.Sc (in lieu) in Accounting from the University of Lagos.

He is an Associate Chartered Accountant licensed with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), a Member of the Accountancy Bodies of West Africa (ABWA), and a Graduate Member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management (CILRM). He is currently a student member of Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) with one certified course.