Banking Law, Ethics & Compliance (Blecarena) is your trusted hotspot for regulatory, ethics and compliance-related developments in the banking space. It serves as a platform for covering regulatory developments and emerging risks within the industry.

The Author

Olakunle Komolafe, LL.M, CCEP, CCEP-I

  • Harvard-trained Lawyer
  • Financial Sector Law & Policy Expert
  • Ethics & Compliance Expert
  • Anti-bribery & Corruption Specialist
  • Anti-money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Professional
  • Data Privacy Specialist

Kunle has broad experience covering different aspects of legal and regulatory compliance in the financial services industry.


In addition to a Master of Laws from Harvard Law School, Kunle holds a Master in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Law from the University of Calgary.


An alumnus of Obafemi Awolowo University, Kunle has a Certificate in Regulatory Compliance & Legal Risk Management for Financial Institutions from Osgoode Law School. He is also a Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional, a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist and a Certified Information Privacy Manager.