The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has identified with the Chairman of its National Council, Chief Ede Dafinone, on the occasion of his birthday today.
Celebrating him, NCF Head of Communications, Mr Oladapo Soneye shared a photo of Chief Dafinone, colourfully designed with a green and natural background , and bearing the inscription,
” Happy Birthday Chief Ede Dafinone, Chairman National Council, Nigerian Conservation Foundation”.
Chief Dafinone, a technocrat started his career in 1984 with Touche Ross & Co in London and later joined the family firm in Lagos in 1989.
His experience spans audit and consultancy in a variety of industries.
He was appointed the Chair of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation in 2015, is the Chair of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria Export Promotion Group (MANEG) and currently serves as the Chair of ICAEW’s Members Advisory Board for Africa.
Chief Ede Dafinone is also a Trustee of the Guild of Fine Artists of Nigeria.
The Dafinone family is in the Guinness Book of Records for having the highest number of members of a nuclear family as members of ICAEW, with his father, himself and four siblings all being members of the Institute.