ABODERIN, Florence Jadesola

Born Friday, September 11, 1936

Maidobi, Kano State




Gender: Female
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse James Olu Aboderin 1956 (deceased)
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Profession Banker
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Treasury, Ibadan District Council, Ibadan, 1957; Library Clerk, Clean Air Society, Westminister, London; Ledger Clerk, Harrods of Knightsbridge, London; worked briefly at the Accounts Department, Abbey National Building Society, London; joined the Nigeria Building Society (now Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, FMBN) in 1966 and held several management positions, including New Business Manager, Mortgage Manager, Advances Manager, Branch Manager and Investment Manager; First Branch Manager, (Kaduna Branch Office), Nigerian Building Society, 1973; appointed first Nigerian Manager (Ikeja Office), Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, May 1979-80; Head, Banking Department, FMBN, head office, Lagos, January- June, 1980; Executive Chairman Chief Executive of the Lagos Building Investment Company Limited (now Lagos Building Investment Corporation), June 1980-November 1985; Chairman, Epe Plywood Industries, since July 1986; appointed Director, International Merchant Bank (1MB), since July 1986; President, Young Women Christian Association, Archbishop Vinin Memorial Church, 1978-83;

All Sts' Sch. Oshogbo, U.M.S. Sch., Jebba, Holy Trinity Sch., Kano, St Louis' College, Bompai, Kano, North Western Polytechnic, London, City of London College, London, Building Societies Institute, Ware, UK, 1972, School of Mortgage Banking, Stanford Uni

Sources of Housing Finance (Direct and Indirect)

Hobbies: swimming, reading, gardening, music;

member, Soroptimist International (Mainland Club), Lagos; member, Nigeria Association of University Women; member, National Parents Association of Nigeria; member, Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria, 2nd Vice- President, 1984-85;

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