Leadership

The Group is led by a Board comprising a Chairman, independent Non-Executive Directors and Executive Directors.

Management​

The management team of the group is made up of a crop of seasoned and industry-recognized professionals, with diverse (but complementary) skills in various backgrounds, as well as depth of experience (garnered from national and international institutions). Over the years, these executives have brought their knowledge, experience and leadership to bear on the development and delivery of solutions (through products and services) to meet the needs of our customers and, in the process, contributing to sustaining the performance of the group till date.

Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N
CHAIRMAN
Kennedy Uzoka
Group Managing Director
Amb Joseph C. Keshi
VICE CHAIRMAN
Victor Osadolor
DEPUTY MANAGING DIRECTOR
Erelu Angela Adebayo
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Emeke E. Iweriebor
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Isaac Olukayode Fasola
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Dan Okeke
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Foluke K. Abdul-Razaq
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Kolawole B. Jamodu (OFR)
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Angela Aneke
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Alhaji Abdulqadir Jeli Bello
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Oliver Alawuba
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Onari Duke
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Ibrahim Puri
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Samuel Oni, FCA
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Liadi Ayoku
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Uche Ike
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Chukwuma Nweke
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Kennedy Uzoka
Group Managing Director
Dan Okeke
Executive Director
Emeke E. Iweriebor
Executive Director
Bili Odum
Group Company Secretary
Ugo A. Nwaghodoh
Group Chief Finance Officer
Johnson Agoreyo
MD/CEO UBA Uganda
Patrick Gutmann
CEO, UBA UK
René-Laurent Alciator
HEAD, UBA REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE & GLOBAL ACCOUNT MANAGER
Bola Atta
Group Head, Corporate Communications
Dupe Olusola
Group Head, Marketing
Rao Anant
Group Head, Consumer and Digital Banking
Muyiwa Akinyemi
General Manager, Corporate Bank
Emmanuel Onokpasa
Group Treasurer
Emem Usoro
Head, Strategic Business Group, Lagos
Gboyega Sadiq
Group Chief Internal Auditor
Franklyn Bennie
Group Chief Compliance Officer
Adesola Yomi-Ajayi
CEO, UBA NY
Samuel Adikamkwu
Group General Counsel
Ebele Ogbue
General Manager, Energy Bank
Abiola Bawuah
Regional CEO, West Africa 1
Patricia Aderibigbe
Group Head, Human Resources
Abubakar Bello
Head, Strategic Business Group 4, Northern Nigeria.
Dupe Olorunjo
Divisional Head, Corporate Bank
Amie Ndiaye Sow
Regional CEO, West Africa 2
Mudasiru Sanusi
Group Head, Group Internal Control
Kubi Momoh
Group Head, Risk Management
Martin Che
Regional CEO, CEMAC Africa

We have a diverse but complementary team

Over the years, these executives have brought their knowledge, experience and leadership to bear on the development and delivery of solutions (through products and services) to meet the needs of our customers.

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Our People

At UBA, we realise that our people remain our most valuable assets. Our people are our competitive edge in a highly dynamic and competitive banking environment. We have invested in the best performance management systems to ensure our people always have the cutting-edge skills to excel in what they do.
We also have in place financial and non-financial incentive schemes, including a staff recognition scheme to reward our high-performance staff members for excelling in their duties.

Our staff is multicultural, multilingual, and highly diverse in outlook, reflecting the richness and diversity of the 22 countries we operate in. Our people strategy is hinged on always seeking to employ the best people, and creating a conducive environment for them to excel in their work and to delight customers, while providing competitive remuneration and reward systems to retain our best hands.
UBA employees are fondly referred to as the ‘UBA Lions and Lionesses’, reflecting the confidence with which they deliver financial solutions to the bank’s customers.