Gbemi Adeloware

Head of Finance, West Africa, SAP

Gbemi Adelowore holds a Cardiff University/Prifysgol Caerdydd Master of Science in International Economics, Banking and Finance and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Lagos. She is a seasoned professional with significant experience that has spanned several fields of financial services, Information Technology, Telecoms and the Automotive industry.

Her 10+ year career had a solid start at the UK’s Automobile Association (AA) Financial Management graduate programme. She has been responsible for driving positive change and financial growth at high-profile multinational organisations like Etisalat Nigeria where she served as Finance Business Partner, and later Finance Business Manager, as well as at Microsoft Nigeria where she was the Business Financial Controller for Nigeria. These experiences, along with her ACMA and CGMA international certifications,  have further propelled her technical and business partnering capability and positioned her to contribute strategic financial leadership to the SAP Africa Management team as Head of Finance for West Africa. 

Gbemi Adelowore offers pro-bono consulting for fledging women entrepreneurs and also leverages her professional achievements as a female role model to volunteer time as a mentor to young girls and professional women.