varies not only from one country to another, but within each country as
well: our different cultures, languages, fashion, jollof rice and various
cultures, bringing together the best talent from across the continent.
appointments that align with our transformation journey because we
understand that market dominance is not a given, it is earned.
The new appointees subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria,
are, Abdoul-Aziz Dia; Executive Director Treasury and International Banking,
Oliver Alawuba; CEO, Africa, Chukwuma Nweke: Group ED, Retail Banking and Payments and Chiugo Ndubuisi Group ED and GCOO. These new roles and appointments illustrate the criticality of our international businesses across Africa and globally.
last year will henceforth, take up the role of Executive Director Treasury and
International Banking. Mr Dia, a Senegalese citizen, who is fluent in 6 languages (French, English, Romanian, German, Wolof and Fulani) has over 25 years of banking experience garnered from several countries across the globe, including the United Kingdom, France, Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Kenya and Cote D’Ivoire. He has worked in senior management positions at international financial institutions such as the African Development Bank, Citigroup, Standard Chartered, Ecobank and UBA
and has served in the capacity of Executive Director on various company Boards in Africa and in Europe. He holds a Master’s Degree in Statistics and Financial Mathematics from ENSAE in Paris, France- A fine addition to our already diverse board.