Group Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu (CON) and the new Non-Govt Director, UBA Plc Mr Abdoul-Aziz Dia.
The United Financial institution for Africa (UBA) has declared that Mr Abdoul-Aziz Dia will join the bank’s Board of Administrators topic to the approval of the Central Lender of Nigeria.
Mr Dia, a Senegalese citizen, has over 25 yrs of banking knowledge garnered from several international locations across the world, such as the United Kingdom, France, Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Kenya and Cote D’Ivoire. He has labored in senior management positions at worldwide money institutions these kinds of as the African Enhancement Lender, Citigroup, Standard Chartered, Ecobank and UBA.
Mr. Dia has served in the capability of Executive Director in numerous organizations throughout Africa and in Europe and now joins the UBA Team as a non-Executive Director. He holds a Master’s Diploma in Figures and Monetary Arithmetic from ENSAE in Paris, France. He is fluent in 6 languages (French, English, Romanian, German, Wolof and Fulani).
‘Abdoul-Aziz Dia is a seasoned banker with a prosperity of working experience. He joins the UBA Board with a world outlook and I am assured that he has a crucial job to participate in in the upcoming of UBA and will increase huge worth to the Group’s development strategy’ mentioned the UBA Group Chairman, Mr Tony Elumelu.
Dia joins the Board practically a year after UBA appointed four new members to bolster and even more diversify its Group Board which include two female board members, Erelu Angela Adebayo and Angela Aneke. The other two Administrators are Kayode Fasola and AbdulKadir J. Bello.
The United Financial institution for Africa, Africa’s world-wide bank, was launched 70 a long time back in Nigeria and nowadays, operates in 20 African countries and in the United Kingdom, the Usa and with presence in France. UBA serves over 17 million clients across the world with a lot more than 1000 branches and contact points. In 2018, the lender been given the award of Africa’s Most effective Digital Lender by the Banker’s magazine.