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Hospitality 9ja - - Publisher's Note -

Bashir Bello, cur­rently the Di­rec­tor of Fi­nance of Four Points by Sher­a­ton,la­gos has over two decades of ex­pe­ri­ence and man­age­ment ex­per­tise in run­ning Fi­nance de­part­ments with glob­ally renowned 5- star hos­pi­tal­ity brands. Aside from his pro­fes­sional Ac­coun­tancy qual­i­fi­ca­tions, Bashir has spent roughly the last 24 years in se­nior and man­age­ment po­si­tions in the Fi­nance and Ad­min­is­tra­tion de­part­ments of world renowned multi­na­tional hos­pi­tal­ity brands in­clud­ing Hil­ton Hotels, Mil­len­nium & Copthorne Hotels , the Rezi­dor Hotels Group and Star­wood Hotels and Re­sorts Inc. He started his Hos­pi­tal­ity ca­reer at the Ni­con Noga Hil­ton Ho­tel (now the Transcorp Hil­ton, Abuja), be­fore mov­ing to the Abuja Sher­a­ton Ho­tel and Tow­ers in 1991 where he worked for 8 years and at­tained the po­si­tion of As­sis­tant Fi­nan­cial Con­troller be­fore re­lo­cat­ing to Doha, Qatar. He worked for 12 years in the Mid­dle East, in po­si­tion of Con­troller of Fi­nance and Ad­min­is­tra­tion at the deluxe Doha Golf Club, in Doha, Qatar, and later as the Re­gional Fi­nance Man­ager for Mid­dle-east and Africa for Mil­len­nium Hotels and Re­sorts, a global ho­tel man­age­ment com­pany with over 200 hotels world­wide. Bashir re­turned to Nige­ria in Au­gust 2010 to take up an ap­point­ment as the pi­o­neer Fi­nan­cial Con­troller of the Radis­son Blu Anchorage Ho­tel, La­gos. In May 2012, he re­joined Star­wood Hotels at the Four Points by Sher­a­ton Ho­tel, La­gos as the first Nige­rian Di­rec­tor of Fi­nance.

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