CEO BankSome Group

Anthony Babajide Somefun is an accomplished Businessman and a guru in investment finance, property acquisition & management, both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom.

A Chartered Financial Adviser by training (from the esteemed Chartered Insurance Institute United Kingdom) , Anthony has over 20 years’ experience in financial services Advisory in the United Kingdom cutting across a wide spectrum of areas such as Mortgages, General Insurance, Savings, Pension and Investment Portfolio Management. He has also been privileged to work for reputable finance companies such as Legal & General and Royal SunAlliance respectively, combined for over a decade.

In 2000, Anthony set up Anthony Somefun Financial Services as an Independent Financial Adviser (Sole Trader), which was registered as a limited company in 2004. The company has been thriving since its incorporation and is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) UK. He is also the MD/CEO of Banksome Group, a conglomerate company specialised in the provision of project and programme management, facility management, and real estate service offerings. Anthony’s latest achievement is the floating of a state-of-the-art ultra-modern Bricks & Block making factory and a Renewable Energy & Conservation unit, under the Banksome Umbrella.

An honest and God fearing man in every regard, Anthony Babajide Somefun conducts his business with due care, integrity, respect and diligence. His raison d’être is: “doing things right and correctly”. Anthony believes that “you must pay attention to the things you have control over and do them properly”. He is also an ardent believer in kaizen philosophy of continuous improvement – “reaching and stretching to always out-do yesterday’s achievements”.

Anthony is an inspiring and motivational leader with an uncanny ability to develop and deliver on the vision of any company he’s involved in. Having a strong desire for excellence, he has attained several trainings and qualifications, including a qualification in Real Estate Development and Management from the Prestigious Harvard Business School.