Management Team

Patrick Elimian | Deputy Registrar

A holder of B.Sc. Accounting from University of Ado Ekiti and MBA from University of Calabar, Patrick is also a Fellow member of the Institute of Capital Market Registrars (FCMR).

Patrick joined the Registrar Department of Wema Bank Plc in 1997 and rose to the position of Deputy Head, Operations. In April, 2006 he left Wema Registrars Limited for City Securities (Registrars) Limited as Head, New Issues and Certificates Management Group.

In November, 2006 he moved to join the Intercontinental Registrars Limited team as one of the pioneer staff assuming the position of Head, Business Development & Relationship Management.

In April 2012, He joined United Securities Limited as Senior Assistant Registrar responsible for Business Development and Strategy.


Bukola James-Cole | Head, Shareholder Services

Bukola James-Cole holds a B.Sc. in Health Science from the Lagos State University, and a Masters degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos. 

She has about (8) eight years experience in the capital market (6) six years in Registrar services at United Securities Ltd and (2) two  years of experience in Stock broking services at Hamilton Hammer & Co. Ltd. (now ARM Securities  Ltd.) 

Bukola is an associate member of the Institute of Capital Market Registrars and heads the Shareholder Services Unit of USL and has attended several management courses and seminars.


Olajide Okewole | Head, Internal Audit

Olajide Okewole is a seasoned Chartered Accountant, Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and certified in ISO/IEC 20000 as a Lead Implementer on IT Service Management. He holds BSc Accounting from Babcock University and MBA in Finance from Ladoke Akintola University, also an alumnus of The Polytechnic, Ibadan with HND Accounting. He has over 15 years’ experience in Fund Management, Internal Control and Audit, Information Systems’ Audit and Security across Consulting, Capital Market and Banking sectors. Among others, he contributed to the successful upgrade of T24 Core Banking Application from Release 08 to 14 at Keystone Bank Ltd by providing assurance on integrity and completeness of static and financial data, application controls and security configurations. Up till August 2018, he was saddled with control oversight on Enterprise System Infrastructures of Keystone Bank Ltd. Olajide joined United Securities Ltd as Head, Internal Audit in September 2018 and has been involved in process improvement, cost optimization, revenue assurance and compliance.
Busola Bejide | Head, Financial Control

Busola Bejide is currently the Head, financial control at United Securities Limited. She holds a Bachelors degree in Management and Accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University. She is an Associate of the institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and also an Affiliate of Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, United Kingdom.

 

She has over 7 years experience which cuts across every area of Accounting, Taxation, and Audit etc. She started her career in 2007 as an Audit trainee with Olusegun Oyebola & Co., a firm of Chartered Accountants and Tax practitioners and within 4years, she attained the position of Audit Manager where she was exposed to specialized audit, accountancy, investigation, taxation and management consultancy services for diverse clients

 

In 2012, she joined MRS Holdings Limited as the Intercompany/Reporting Accountant. She held this position for two years before joining United Securities Limited.