Mr. Simeon Funminiyi Akinpelu
Mr. Simeon Funminiyi Akinpelu is the Acting Bursar of Glorious Vision University, Ogwa, Edo State. He was born on 28th February, 1972.
A certified professional in Sage Pastel from South Africa, an Associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA) in the year 2010 and Registered Professional with the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN) in the year 2013 .
He began his career with Olusola Adekanola & Co (Chartered Accountant), Ibadan unit as a Consultant/Audit Trainee in the year 1997 and had a brief work experience with the company before he left in Year 1998. He joined Golden Wallet Investment in Year 2001 as Accounting Assistant and his service with the company lasted only for a year after which he joined FMCG Company in Nigeria; Vicmart Enterprises Limited, a major distributor for Procter & Gamble Ltd (P&G) as Accountant while he was in the service of the company he rose to the position of Finance Manager in the year 2010.
In the year 2007/2008 he won the P&G Fast and Accurate Reporting Accountant of the year as a result of his good performance on the job. He was also adjudged the P&G West Africa Best Distributor Accountant in the year 2009/2010. He added another cap to the list of awards when he won the Best Finance Manager of the year from the same company for 5 consecutive years between the Years 2010 – 2016. The good track record he maintained till he left the company in July 2018.
He joined Richbam Group Ltd from August 2018 as a Group Financial Controller before joining the service of Glorious Vision University as Chief Accountant in May 2019 and he was appointed as Acting Bursar from 1st October, 2019.
Akinpelu is a cool headed, astute and seasoned Professional Accountant with a difference.
He is happily married with children.