MR KAREEM AKEEM BABATUNDE – HEAD OF FINANCE & ACCOUNT

MR KAREEM AKEEM BABATUNDE – HEAD OF FINANCE & ACCOUNT

Kareem Akeem Babatunde is Assistant Director/Head of Finance and Accounts of Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency. He joined the Lagos Staten Civil Service as a senior Accountant in November 2006 and was deployed to the State Treasury Office (Monitoring and Investigation Directorate). He was later seconded to Lagos State Waterways Authority in 2008(a newly created Parastatal of Lagos State Government) as one of the pioneer staff where he later rose to become the Head of Accounts in 2010.

In 2016 he was deployed to Ministry of Justice (Mobile Court) and was later deployed to Ministry of Home of Affairs for one year (2016- 2017). In September 2017 Akeem was deployed to Lagos State Parks and Gardens as the Head of Finance and Accounts, since then he has been working hand in hand with the General Manager on all financial matters and treasury issues.

Akeem is a fellow of the institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Lagos State University and Master of Science degree in Finance from University of Lagos.

He is married with children and loves reading, teaching and football.