The recent restructuring and the spin-off of non-commercial banking operations in line with regulatory guidelines has been followed by the announcement by the United Bank of Africa, of some key senior level appointments to strengthen some areas of the bank’s operations in Nigeria.
Consequently, the Board of Directors of the Bank has approved the appointment of Mr. Emeke Iweriebor as Executive Director in charge of Corporate Banking as well as the bank’s operations in Lagos and entire Western Region of Nigeria covering nine states, including Lagos, Oyo, Ogun, Osun, Ekiti, Ondo, Kwara, Edo and Delta states.
Apart from him, the bank also announced other appointments including Puri Ibrahim as Head, North Central Bank; Emmanuel Onokpasa as Group Treasurer and Emem Etuk as Deputy Directorate Head of Abuja & East Bank. Emem will double-hat as Regional Bank Head Cross River and Akwa Ibom.
For the bank’s African operations, Mr. Emmanuel Nnorom, the group’s erstwhile Executive Director in charge of Risk Management, has been appointed CEO, UBA Africa.