Abayomi Sanni

Board Of Directors

Abayomi Sanni


Yomi Sanni holds B.Sc. Accounting (First Class honours) and MBA degrees from the University of Lagos. He is a fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN); he is also an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) of the United Kingdom.

He retired, in September 2016, as a Partner and the pioneer Chief Operating Officer of KPMG Professional Services, Nigeria, a registered partnership and member of KPMG International, a Swiss cooperative. He had responsibility for Risk Management and the operations of the Central

Services Division (Finance & Accounts, People, Performance & Culture, Information Technology Services, Sales & Marketing, Facilities and Administration), from 2008 until his retirement in 2016. Prior to this, he was the head of the Tax, Regulatory and People Services in the firm, in a Partner capacity. He started his professional career in 1981, in the Audit Practice of Arthur Andersen, Nigeria, which later metamorphosed into KPMG Professional Services in 2002.