Olayinka Oni doubles up because the Chief Info Officer and the Chief Digital Officer of Sterling Financial institution, the place he leads the execution of the financial institution’s digital technique. As an alternative of being described as an IT skilled, he would quite be often called a visionary enterprise chief who automates enterprise processes utilizing data know-how.
Yinka, as he’s fondly referred to as by colleagues and associates, is an skilled IT skilled with over 20 years in designing and implementing digital transformation options in Nigeria.
A printed skilled with a background spanning Accenture, Microsoft and a few of the largest monetary companies suppliers in Nigeria, Yinka has efficiently helmed a few of the largest and most advanced digitization initiatives within the current historical past of economic companies in Nigeria.
A fellow of the British Laptop Society (now the Chartered Institute for Info Expertise), Yinka has additionally served on the Nationwide Broadband Council board and on the consultative committee for associate ecosystems on the Nationwide Info Expertise Growth Company, each in Nigeria.
He has led the Info Expertise and Shared Companies division at Sterling Financial institution, guaranteeing that the IT structure is structured to unravel enterprise points whereas managing prices and dangers.
He strongly believes tech has change into the enterprise. As such, the CIO function is central to the success of any organisation. More and more the function has taken a seat on the management desk and assists the management workforce in reworking knowledge into perception. On the identical time, it permits the correct plan of action to have interaction prospects higher and empower staff in delivering high-performance outcomes.