Babajide Lawani


Babajide is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of CFG Africa. He has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, with a focus on banking, insurance, and asset management.

In his previous role as Chief Operating Officer of Parthian Partners Limited, Babajide oversaw strategy implementation and business operations. He also has experience in the integration of businesses, having successfully led the integration of Penman Pensions into the AXA Mansard Group.

As an asset manager, Babajide has a proven track record of ensuring that investors earn competitive returns on their investments. He also served as a member of the Investment Committee for the AXA Mansard Mutual Funds.

Babajide holds a Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Lagos and a Master’s degree in Development Finance from the University of Manchester in the UK.