Funmi is a seasoned corporate/commercial solicitor with more than twenty-five years post call work experience as a legal officer and company secretary in the finance and insurance sectors of the economy.
She is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and has a post-graduate diploma in Insurance from the Chartered Insurance Institute of London, UK. She also holds an Executive Masters’ Certificate in Project Management from the Project Management College, UK.
She has gathered a vast knowledge of corporate commercial practice through her exposure to the financial sector of the economy. This includes corporate governance and compliance issues, Company secretary and administration and Labour laws. She has handled legal issues relating to the settlements and resolution of Insurance Claims, Drafting of Agreements, Preparation and Registration of Wills and Testamentary Documents, advisory services to corporate clients on regulatory guidelines in the Capital Market (Securities and Exchange Commission), verification of credentials and assessment of project viability reports.
She is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Chartered Insurance Institute of London.