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Head Internal Control

Head Credit and Marketing

Head of Operations

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Ikenna Igbodika -Managing Director

Managing Director

Ikenna Igbodika has over 18-year experience in marketing and credit analysis. Most of his banking experience was in GTbank Plc where he worked in Systems & Control as well as Marketing. He has been involved in several successful startups including De Real People Finance Limited. As CEO of De Real People Finance Limited, his experience in Design thinking and Process engineering has been of great value to the company.

Ikenna is a fellow of Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), holds an EMBA form the prestigious HEC Paris and a graduate of Medicine from the University of Lagos.

Atim Effiong

Head Internal Control

Atim graduated with a in Mass Communication from Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka. She has vast experience in operations and auditing in the financial sector. She is a part qualified accountant with ACCA. Atim began her career in Diamond Bank Plc where she worked in the Operations and Clearing departments before moving to De Real People Finance as Head of Operations.

She is currently Head of Internal Control.

Iniobong Oloruntoba

Head Marketing Department

Iniobong Oloruntoba graduated from Federal Polytechnic Bida with specialty in Computer Science. She has banking Operations experience from GTBank and commenced her career with De Real People Finance Limited in 2011.

She rose through the ranks in operations and marketing and currently heads the marketing department.

Patience Oyomane Dongo

Patience Oyomane Dongo possess more than 6 years banking Operations experience. She has worked in GTBank from where she joined De Real People Finance Limited and has grown up to management cadre. She is a native of Ojirami Peteshi in Akoko Edo LGA of Edo State and a graduate of Banking and Finance from Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo in Ondo State.