About Us

About Us

Leadway Pensure PFA Limited (“Leadway Pensure”) was incorporated on the 25th day of August, 2004 as a Pension Fund Administrator in accordance with the provisions of the Pension Reform Act 2004. Formed by a consortium of three (3) major financial service companies, Leadway Pensure is one of the most capitalized PFA’s in Nigeria with an authorized share capital of N2.0 Billion. Our shareholder’s fund is in excess of N4.0 Billion, unimpaired by losses. Since inception we have positioned ourselves as one of Nigeria’s foremost Pension Fund Administrators.

Leadway Pensure boasts of an extensive national coverage as well as an in-depth experience in pension administration and fund management for prominent corporate organizations, states and federal government Institutions.Our shareholders have a combined experience of over 125 years in the delivery of professional fund management service.

Our outstanding experience, expertise, technology, and transparency positions us to deliver on our promise of providing you simple, coherent, efficient and exceptional quality service. Leadway Pensure PFA is reputed for her professional business ethics and corporate governance, which are driven by the unflinching level of integrity of its Directors and Shareholders.

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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

To passionately deliver unrivalled pension services and financial comfort to our customers.

We are a unique PFA, focused on the future security of the citizens of our great nation. We are passionate and energetic, evolving from a vision and commitment to the welfare and comfort of the Nigerian, and we are proud to associate with all our esteemed clients, in this regard.

We believe that the Nigerian deserves value and dignity for all their activities in life, in particular after years of work and service.

Leadway Pensure PFA is totally committed to ensuring we provide that value. We pride ourselves on the fact that we will generate enviable investment returns, making sure that your retirement nest egg grows within the boundaries of our economy. Our commitment to value means that we are also committed to providing excellent service to you at all times.

We know our staff are our greatest assets, and so we believe in progressively developing them, to ensure that they achieve their maximum potential in the achievement of personal and professional goals.

We believe that our clients trust us, particularly because of the seriousness and importance of their financial (retirement) assets that we are responsible for and so, with our best effort, we pursue profitability and accountability.

 

Explore Our Values

Explore Our Values

Our very strong background and pedigree also carries a history of integrity and trust, which is critical to the successful delivery of our business. We will not compromise on these:

Our word is our bond. Openness, Trust, Honesty and Sincerity are our watch words. We respect boundaries and maintain confidentiality at all times.

Our objective is to know our clients and we value their thoughts and opinions. We are helpful and concerned. Our clients best interest remains at the centre of all our activities.

Developing our creative ability to formulate new ideas or use existing ideas in a differentiated way to provide solutions that will enhance customer experiences and create value for stakeholders.

We strive to be the best in everything we do. We are skilled, knowledgeable and competent.

We love our work and ensure it translates to effective and efficient service delivery. We are driven by an earnest unwavering desire to do the best for our clients.

Together we stand and achieve greater heights. We value individual opinion and joint contribution to the bottom line. We believe in leveraging on the strength of our employees.

Our Shareholders

Our Shareholders

Custodians

Oye Hassan-Odukale
Chairman

Mr Hassan Odukale is the Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Leadway Assurance Group. He is also a Director of FBN Holding Company. He graduated from the University of Houston, Texas from where he obtained both Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Business Administration, specializing in Finance.

Mr Hassan Odukale started his career in insurance with SCIB & Company Insurance Brokers (an affiliate of Segwicks Insurance Brokers) in 1980 and joined Leadway Assurance Company Limited in 1981 He became the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company in 1994. He is a Munich Re scholar, being the First West African recipient of Munich Re and Georgia State University International Visiting Fellows insurance Program. He is accredited by the Securities and Exchange Commission as an Investment Manager and Portfolio Adviser.

Mr. Oye Hassan-Odukale serves on the Executive Committee of the African Insurance Organization, and is the current Chairman of the Franco Nigeria Chamber of Commerce (FNCC) and also Chairman of the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF). He also sits on the boards of FBN Holdings PLC FBN (UK) Ltd, The Infrastructure Bank PLC and the Special Olympics of Nigeria (SON). He is a Member of the Order of the Federal Republic (MFR).

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Tunde Hassan-Odukale
Director

THO as he is fondly called is the Executive Director in charge of Investments and Management Systems at Leadway Assurance Group. He is accredited by the Securities and Exchange Commission as an Investment Adviser and Portfolio Manager. THO, a graduate of the University of London and City University, London, holds a Bachelors degree in Pure Mathematics and a postgraduate diploma in Actuarial Science. He is an ordinary member of both the Royal Society of Mathematics and Pensions Management Institute. He has attended The Advanced Management Program of Lagos Business School and several courses on Investment Management and Portfolio design.

He currently serves on the board of First Bank Nigeria Limited, Leadway Assurance Company Limited and Digital Jewels Limited.

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Kofo Majekodunmi
Director

Mr. Majekodunmi is the Managing Director of MBC financial services group. Mr. Kofo has over 25 years banking experience. Prior to this, Mr. Majekodunmi was the deputy managing director MBC international Bank Limited and Executive Director Investment Management at FBN Capital.

Mr. Majekodunmi was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1988 upon his graduation from The London School of Economics & Political Science where he obtained a degree in law. He is a member of the Nigerian Economic Summit, the Institute of Directors and holds an MBA from the Lagos Business School.

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Ijeoma Rita Obu
Director

Ijeoma Rita Obu is the Managing Partner of Ijeoma Rita Obu & Co. (Chartered Accountants) as well as the Managing Director of Clement Ashley Consulting. She has had over 27 years’ experience working as an Auditor, Facilitator and Consultant for nearly every industry sector and most organizational functions. As a Consultant and Audit Manager at Price Waterhouse she audited and consulted for companies in a vast array of sectors.

She has a B. Sc. in Geography, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Nigeria, holds an MBA from the IESE Business School of the University of Navarra, Spain and is a graduate of the Lagos Business School as well as the Haggai Institute for Advanced Leadership Skills, Singapore. She is an NLP practitioner certified by the American Board of Neuro Linguistic Programming (ABNLP). Ms. Obu is also a Certified Information Security Expert (CISE) certified by INNOBUZZ, India

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Ibrahim Waziri
Director

Mallam Waziri has over 35 years’ professional experience in the public service, banking and oil and gas businesses. Mallam Waziri has held several key management positions including Executive Director Nigeria Gas Company, Executive Director, PPMC Ltd, Deputy Managing Director of Nigeria LNG Ltd and Group Executive Director NNPC.

Mallam Waziri, a former member of the House of Representatives is currently the Managing Partner, Gulf of Guinea Petroleum Consulting Limited. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN); and sits of the boards of First Bank of Nigeria; FBN Bank, UK, First Exploration and Petroleum Development Company Limited amongst others.

Mallam Waziri, is a fellow of the Institute of Directors (IoD).

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Mr. Scot O. Six
Director

Mr. Scot O. Six joined Swiss Re with over 20 years of experience in senior management and investment roles across financial services. Mr. Six has led principal investment activities at both Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank. He most recently served as the operating partner responsible for financial services transactions at Seven Point Equity Partners, a middle market focused private equity firm. Previously, Mr. Six served as Global Head of Marketing for Deutsche Asset Management and a member of the Global Executive Committee. Within the Deutsche Bank Group, Scot also served as Deputy Global Head of Equity Research and as co-manager of the Global Cash Equity Division. Prior to joining Deutsche, he was a Partner at Green Partners LLC, a renewable energy private investment fund which developed distributed power facilities throughout Europe and the United States. Earlier in Mr. Six’s career, he led the Corporate Strategy Team at Morgan Stanley.

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Olusegun Aganga
Director

Mr. Olusegun Aganga is the Chairman of 3V Partners. He is also the Chairman of Marina Express Train Services, a private sector rail. He sits on a number of Boards including the Advisory Board of the Queens Commonwealth Trust.

His professional career extends over four decades, holding a number of leadership positions both within the private and public sector. Mr. Aganga was previously a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs in London, working in prime brokerage covering Hedge Funds. Prior to this, he was at Ernst & Young, London responsible for covering traditional and alternative investment firms including Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Hedge Funds. Prior to that he was responsible for some Japanese clients and companies in a number of industries including oil and gas, automobile, insurance, FMCG and construction.

Within the public sector he served first as Nigeria’s Minister of Finance and Chairman Economic Management Team; and then as its Minister of Industry, Trade and Investments. Mr. Aganga has been widely acclaimed as being responsible for many transformational milestones in Nigeria, including – establishing the country’s Sovereign Wealth Fund; issuing the Nation’s first Euro Bond; chairing the World Bank and IMF in 2010, chairing the 8th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization (MC8) in Geneva in 2011 (the first African to chair these organisations); making Nigeria the premier destination for investments in Africa, and launching the country’s boldest industrialization agenda. He was also responsible for structuring and financing the first standard gauge rail (Abuja to Kaduna) in Nigeria.

Mr. Aganga remains one of the most regarded investor influencers for Nigeria, based on his extensive experience both internationally and domestically, and his track record in and out of government. In recognition of these contributions he was awarded the Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON), one of the highest ranking national honours by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

He founded the Nigerian Leadership Initiative (NLI), a platform for accomplished and credible Nigerians in the diaspora and in Nigeria to sharpen their values based leadership skills and to play a role in transforming the country.

Mr. Aganga is a chartered accountant, with degrees from Oxford University and The University of Ibadan. He is married with four children.

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Aderonke Adedeji
Managing Director

Prior to her appointment as Managing Director of Leadway Pensure PFA in 2007, she was an Executive Director of Leadway Pensure PFA. She was also an Executive Director of both MBC International Bank Limited and MBC Securities Limited. Ronke is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Taxation and a Fellow of Chartered Association of Accountants, UK. She was Head of Capital Issues Division of ICON Limited (Merchant Bankers) for 7 years from where she moved to MBC International Bank in 1993. She was appointed an Executive Director at MBC International Bank in 2001.

Her experience covers Investment Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Treasury, Corporate Services, Capital Markets and Securities. She has attended various courses internationally and locally including the Chief Executive’s Program at the Lagos Business School and IESE in Barcelona, Spain.

Ronke Adedeji is also a fellow of the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria (CPIN) and the Association of Pension Funds of Nigeria (APFN).

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Lanre Idris
Executive Director, Operations

Prior to his appointment as Executive Director, Lanre Idris served as the Chief Operating Officer of the company. He was formerly the Chief Technology Officer, Prestel Communications Ltd., Benin and Tehila Communications Ltd., Lagos. He has extensive experience in information systems, Governance, Risk and Business Process management, and has participated in many local and international seminars in those subject areas. He is an alumnus of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and the University of Liverpool, from where he obtained a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Postgraduate diploma in Information Systems Management respectively. Lanre has undergone several certificate and executive education courses at the Lagos Business School, London School of Economics and The Wharton College of the University of Pennsylvania.

He is a member of the Information Systems Audit & Control Association, Institute for Operational Excellence, the British Computer Society and the International Institute for Business Analysis. He is an ardent technocrat with over 22 years ornate experience; over 12 years of which have been in senior management and executive ranks. He is a lifelong fellow of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation.

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Olusakin Labeodan
Executive Director, Sales & Investment

Prior to his appointment as an Executive Director of Leadway Pensure PFA Ltd., Mr. Olusakin Labeodan served as the Chief Marketing Officer as well as the Group Head, Distribution of the Company. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Statistics from the University of Ibadan and an MBA (Strategic Management) from Milpark Business School, Johannesburg, South Africa, with distinctions in Strategic Marketing and Strategic Operations Management.

He bagged the Top MBA Award in Strategic Operations Management (1998) by Stocks & Stocks Leisure Development (Pty) Limited, South Africa. Olusakin’s consistent and successful career experience in Public, Private and International Organisations continue to enrich his leadership capabilities especially in the areas of Sales and Marketing, Business Development, Customer Services, Finance & Investments, Research, Information & Communication Technology, Private Banking and Pension Fund Administration.

Olusakin has attended several advanced local and international seminars and trainings, which includes Creating and Implementing Strategy for Competitive Advantage, High Performance & Creative Negotiator, Developing Leadership Competencies, Senior Management Program (SMP43), Mastering Strategy and Commerce Web Development at Wharton University of Pennsylvania, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain; Lagos Business School (LBS) Lagos and Nigeria; Dimension Data Learning Solutions, Johannesburg, South Africa.

He is a Full Member, South African Institute of Management (SAIM) and the Computer Society of South Africa (CSSA), now Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA).

Abayomi Adesope
Chief Financial Officer

Yomi is a graduate of Accounting from the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife and an Alumnus of the Lagos Business School. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIT). He has attended several local and foreign training’s on Leadership, Finance, Management, Strategy amongst others.

He has varied Accounting and Administration working experience from various organizations spanning Telecommunications, Advertising, Stockbroking, Share Registration, Mortgage Banking, and now Pensions. His over 18 years experience in the Financial Service Industry and Telecommunications has seen him working in Accounting & Treasury Operations, Audit & Risk Management, Revenue Assurance, and Financial Control.

Olusoji Ayeni
Head, Risk & Strategy

Olusoji Ayeni holds a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife and MBA from the Edinburgh Business School, Scotland. He is a member of Global Association of Risk professionals (GARP) and a candidate member of Chartered Financial Institute (CFI). His experience in Risk Management spans over 13 years in different areas such as Credit analysis, Loan portfolio management, Credit audit, Corporates/Upstream Oil & Gas financial analysis, Risk modelling, ERM analytics/project, IFRS 9 implementation, Basel accord & ICAAP, Environmental & Social Risk and Operational risk. Prior to joining Leadway Pensure, he was Head of Credit Analysis and Head of Enterprise Risk Management Analytics/Project in Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.

He started his career as a Credit Analyst in First City Monument Bank Plc. He believes in building strong culture in which everyone understands the importance of managing risk to deliver responsible business growth and pleasant experience to customers.

Moyosore Soyoye
Head, Internal Audit & Control

Moyo is a highly focused professional with commendable track record known for strong leadership, learning and motivational skills that consistently produce positive change. He has over 18 years cognate experience spanning through Textile Company, Audit Firm, Conglomerate Industry, Engineering & Oil Servicing and Pension Industry (Financial Service). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, Associate member Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, Associate member Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria & Associate member, Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.

Moyo holds first and second degree in Accounting and Finance from Olabisi Onabanjo University & University of Lagos respectively. He is accredited by the Nigerian Stock Exchange as a qualified professional Dealing Clerk.

He has worked in different capacities with Leadway Pensure PFA Limited including Team Lead in Internal Audit & Control department and Head, Shareholders’ Fund Unit in Finance Department. Moyo is presently the Head, Internal Audit & Control Department.

Akindele O. Fayombo
Head, Compliance

Akindele is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP-I) by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (USA). Akindele holds a Bachelors degree in Political Science and Education. Akindele has attended several trainings and courses including the Senior Management Program of the Lagos Business School.

He is currently studying for his Master Degree. In his capacity as the Compliance officer, he oversees the Company’s compliance with all regulatory requirements, in the interest of all stakeholders.

Adesegun Akadiri
Head, Operations

He is a Chartered Accountant by profession. He joined Leadway Pensure PFA Limited in January 2006. He holds a B.sc in Microbiology and an MBA in Marketing both from Ogun State University (now Olabisi Onabanjo University), Ago Iwoye. He is an Associate member of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He is also an Alumnus of the prestigious Lagos Business School where he attended the Senior Management Program.
He has over 2 decades of professional experience which cuts across Audit practice, Insurance, telecommunications and pension sectors of the Nigeria economy. He started his career from the firm of Adeolu Balogun & Co as an Audit Senior, before moving Law Union & Rock Insurance plc as head of Internal Audit. He then moved to Globacom Limited as Revenue Assurance officer. He later joined Leadway Pensure PFA limited as Fund Control officer in January 2006. In January 2008, was made head, Internal Audit & Control department. Currently, he is the head of Operations department of Leadway Pensure PFA limited.

Olusola Ayodele
Head, Customer Relationship Management

Sola has varied experience in Business development, Sales & Marketing and Customer Service. A graduate of Business Administration from Ogun State Polytechnic; he holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Economics from Lagos State University and an MBA from Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomosho. He is an Associate Member Nigerian Institute of Management (ANIM) & National Institute of Marketing (ANIM). He has attended several courses including Senior Management Program (SMP) at Lagos Business School.

Lanre Adekoye
Head, Finance

Lanre engages keen analysis, insights and team approach to drive organizational improvements and implementation of best practices. Superior interpersonal skills, capable of resolving multiple and complex) issues and inspiring staff to peak performance.

He holds a first degree in Applied Accounting from the Oxford Brookes University, UK. Also, he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and Association of Chartered Certified Accountant, UK respectively.

He has worked in various capacities in different organisations, but prior to his appointment he was Head, Fund Accounting reporting to CFO with the main responsibility of managing a total of 16 funds under management and supervising Treasury and Fund Accounts Officers up to a team of 10.

Uzoma Mmuogbo
Head, Customer Experience

Uzoma Mmuogbo is the Head Customer Experience Leadway Pensure PFA.

She has years of experience in financial services industry covering banking, retail services and now pension industry. She began her career in 2005 with old Diamond Bank Plc (now Access Bank) where she worked in different roles in branch operations and customer services, Head Office Central Processing Division and Contact Centre, Retail Banking Division.

Through the years, she has gained expertise in customer experience and engagement , multi-channel contact centre management , digital financial services and support.

She is a graduate of Applied Biochemistry and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN). She is currently pursuing her MBA from University of South Wales.

Oluwatade Gbadebo
Head, Benefits Processing

Oluwatade holds a Masters degree in Business Administration with specialization in Finance from the University of Lagos. He is a fellow of the institute of Chartered Accountants and a member of the Certified Pension Institute.

Oluwatade has over 15 years working experience in the insurance and pension industry.

Sunkanmi Shuaib
Head, Information Technology

Sunkanmi is a graduate of Computer Science. He obtained a Master Degree in enterprise systems from the Sheffield Hallam University UK. Sunkanmi is an Information Technology expert with over 17 years’ experience and spanning automation of business processes, banking applications implementation and customization, electronic and mobile banking solutions, database and infrastructure management.

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Titilola Bashorun
Head, Human Resources

Titi holds a Masters degree in Human Resources from the University of Bradford, UK. She is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD), UK; Chartered Institute of Personnel Management in Nigeria (CIPM), Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria (CPIN) and the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM).

She also holds the British Psychological Society Certificate of competence in Occupational Testing – Knight Chapman Psychological Ltd (KCP).

Lanre Idris
Executive Director, Operations

Prior to his appointment as Executive Director, Lanre Idris served as the Chief Operating Officer of the company. He was formerly the Chief Technology Officer, Prestel Communications Ltd., Benin and Tehila Communications Ltd., Lagos. He has extensive experience in information systems, Governance, Risk and Business Process management, and has participated in many local and international seminars in those subject areas. He is an alumnus of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and the University of Liverpool, from where he obtained a degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Postgraduate diploma in Information Systems Management respectively. Lanre has undergone several certificate and executive education courses at the Lagos Business School, London School of Economics and The Wharton College of the University of Pennsylvania.

He is a member of the Information Systems Audit & Control Association, Institute for Operational Excellence, the British Computer Society and the International Institute for Business Analysis. He is an ardent technocrat with over 22 years ornate experience; over 12 years of which have been in senior management and executive ranks. He is a lifelong fellow of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation.

Olusakin Labeodan
Executive Director, Sales & Investment

Prior to his appointment as an Executive Director of Leadway Pensure PFA Ltd., Mr. Olusakin Labeodan served as the Chief Marketing Officer as well as the Group Head, Distribution of the Company. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Statistics from the University of Ibadan and an MBA (Strategic Management) from Milpark Business School, Johannesburg, South Africa, with distinctions in Strategic Marketing and Strategic Operations Management.

He bagged the Top MBA Award in Strategic Operations Management (1998) by Stocks & Stocks Leisure Development (Pty) Limited, South Africa. Olusakin’s consistent and successful career experience in Public, Private and International Organisations continue to enrich his leadership capabilities especially in the areas of Sales and Marketing, Business Development, Customer Services, Finance & Investments, Research, Information & Communication Technology, Private Banking and Pension Fund Administration.

Olusakin has attended several advanced local and international seminars and trainings, which includes Creating and Implementing Strategy for Competitive Advantage, High Performance & Creative Negotiator, Developing Leadership Competencies, Senior Management Program (SMP43), Mastering Strategy and Commerce Web Development at Wharton University of Pennsylvania, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain; Lagos Business School (LBS) Lagos and Nigeria; Dimension Data Learning Solutions, Johannesburg, South Africa.

He is a Full Member, South African Institute of Management (SAIM) and the Computer Society of South Africa (CSSA), now Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA).

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Aderonke Ayodele Adedeji
Managing Director

Prior to her appointment as Managing Director of Leadway Pensure PFA in 2007, she was an Executive Director of Leadway Pensure PFA. She was also an Executive Director of both MBC International Bank Limited and MBC Securities Limited. Ronke is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, Chartered Institute of Taxation and a Fellow of Chartered Association of Accountants, UK. She was Head of Capital Issues Division of ICON Limited (Merchant Bankers) for 7 years from where she moved to MBC International Bank in 1993. She was appointed an Executive Director at MBC International Bank in 2001.

Her experience covers Investment Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Treasury, Corporate Services, Capital Markets and Securities. She has attended various courses internationally and locally including the Chief Executive’s Program at the Lagos Business School and IESE in Barcelona, Spain.

Ronke Adedeji is also a fellow of the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria (CPIN) and the Association of Pension Funds of Nigeria (APFN).

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