Seyi Wright is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Wright & Co Ltd, an affiliate of Leadership & Vision Ltd, a foremost leadership development consulting firm. He has conducted over 500 capacity building programmes and several strategy sessions for companies in various sectors of the economy. He has trained over forty-five thousand (45,000) corporate executives.
He has over 40 years working experience, a part of which was in the banking industry. He was until April 1997, the Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Merchant Bank with responsibility for strategic direction, effective asset/ liability management, people development and sustained profitability of the bank.
Prior to this position, he worked with Chase Merchant Bank, Lagos (an affiliate of Chase Manhattan Bank, New York). He was also, at various times the head of the Corporate Banking Division and Capital Markets Division of Continental Merchant Bank (formerly Chase Merchant Bank). He is also the Chairman of the Board of Governors of Global International College, the former Chairman of the board of Bluebird Communications Ltd and a member of the board of F&C Securities Ltd.
Seyi’s areas of competence includes corporate banking, transaction structuring, financial advisory, credit analysis, strategy, leadership development, human capital development, and agricultural financing.
He is the author of three highly regarded leadership development books: Choose to Make a Difference, Unleash! Your Amazing Potential and Reflections on Unleashing Potential.