Femi, who is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Homebase Mortgage Bank Limited, started his Banking career in 1992 at Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, and worked in three (3) other banks in areas covering Telecoms and Technology, Branch Management, Brand Development, Strategy, Treasury, and as Chief Financial Officer, before moving to the Mortgage Banking Sub-sector as a Chief Executive Officer in 2004.
He is a Fellow (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, a Fellow (FCTI) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, an Honorary Senior Chartered Banker (HCIB) of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, and also an Associate of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, USA.
He had concluded his DBA (Doctor of Business Administration) programme at the Cranfield University, United Kingdom, in Economics and Finance, and holds two (2) MBA degrees, one of which is from the Lagos Business School. He had attended several other foreign universities for short courses, and these include courses at Cranfield University, United Kingdom, INSEAD University, Abu Dhabi Campus, IESE Business School of the University of Navarra, Spain, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, National University of Singapore, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation, World Bank Head Office, Washington D.C., USA, etc.
He is the Immediate Past President of the Mortgage Banking Association of Nigeria (MBAN) having concluded two terms from Years 2013-2017 and had served on the National Executive Council of the Association for Nine (9) years in various capacities, including as prior to that, as Deputy President (West), and as Chairman and Member of Sub-Committees of MBAN.