- Full Name: Nun Oluwarotimi DADA
- Course of Study: Educational Management/Economics
- Graduation Year: 2012
- Current Professional Title: Banker
- Name of Employer (or indicate self-employed, retired): Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
- Phone: 08092929275
- Whatsapp/Telegram: 08092929275
Q1: Why did you choose to study at LCU?
I chose LCU because I like the facilities available for students and the university’s approach to handling my course curriculum. The reputation of the school was also a positive factor that influenced my decision.
Q2: What is your favourite memory of LCU; a class, a lecturer, an activity or an experience?
I enjoyed every bit of my time at LCU. The peak of it was my nomination as EMSA President and Student Representative Council Member. I later got the award for the best student representative for my set.
Q3: What have you done since graduating from LCU?
I am a member of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) staff, working as a Financial Analyst with a focus on managing the financial resources of top-tier customers towards achieving the bank’s ultimate goal. I have acquired about 8years experience as a Financial Analyst/Marketer (Relationship Manager). I am in the process of acquiring relevant professional certifications with the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) in addition to my previous certifications such as CERTIFIED PROJECT MANAGER, NIGERIA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT PROFICIENCY GRADUATE, INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE PROFESSIONALS and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
Q4: What is your current job role? And what does it involve?
Marketer/ Financial Analyst for SME Business. This basically involves financial management of SME businesses
Q5: How did your education at LCU help you get to where you are now?
LCU educated and imparted knowledge in me in many areas other than the course of study. This helps me function well in my current role as it’s not fully related to my course of study. The University keeps a close connection with all graduates, and is always ready to support the growth of her alumni in their career. I am a living beneficiary of such support. My first Employer after my service year was Diamond Bank Plc. LCU supported me by opening bank accounts for the University and staff members in 2014. I can never in my life forget this gesture and the impact it had on my career.
Q6: What advice would you give to prospective students of LCU?
Keep your goal in mind! Take the first step of coming to study at LCU, pursue your education vigorously, stay focused and make sure you achieve your goal. Rest assured, LCU will enable and support the actualization of these goals.
Q7: What advice would you give to LCU’s current students?
Work hard, be organized & use all available resources in the score. “Study really, really hard and keep up with all of the materials you will be given. Maintain a close relationship with your lecturers and colleagues. Above all, remain prayerful to your God
Q8: Mention one or two of your proudest professional or personal accomplishments since graduating from LCU.
Professionally, I have performed meritoriously and excellently well over the past few years. I have exceeded all my targets consecutively for the past three (3) years. I have also consistently, for the past five years, been a recipient of the Managing Director’s award of excellence and appraised an A* marketer for two (2) consecutive years.
Q9: If you had it to do all over again, would you still choose LCU?
Yes, most definitely!
Q10: If the opportunity presents itself, will you be happy to support the University or other LCU Alumni?
Yes, most definitely!