Access Bank Plc on Wednesday announced the appointment of Mr. Roosevelt Michael Ogbonna as Group Deputy Managing Director. His appointment has been approved by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
He replaced Mr. Obinna Nwosu who recently resigned to pursue personal endeavours.
According to a statement from the bank, Ogbonna is a consummate banking professional with over 19 years working experience cutting across treasury, commercial and corporate banking.
He has been the Group Executive Director, Commercial Banking Division of the bank since 2013.
Ogbonna joined Access Bank in 2002 from Guaranty Trust Bank.
The new Group Deputy Managing Director is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and holds a Second Class Upper Degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
He has attended executive management development programmes on diverse areas of banking and management in world leading institutions. He is also a member of reputable professional organisations, including the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and the Future Leaders Group of the Institute of International Finance.
Ogbonna is a non-executive director of Access Bank (Zambia) Limited and Access Bank (UK) Limited.