Ecobank Nigeria MD Backs Down
Charles Kie, the managing director, Ecobank. Twitter

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated Managing Director Charles Kie has resigned, according to a statement by the firm.

According to the statement, Kie was the Group Executive, Corporate and Investment Bank for ETI before he took over the post.

He started out with the company in 2011 as Chief Operating Officer with the bank saying it would announce Kie’s successor soon.

“The successful candidate will be announced before the end of August. Mr Kie will continue to manage Ecobank Nigeria through the transition period to ensure a smooth handover to his successor,” the bank said.

Speaking also, Ecobank Group Chief Executive Officer Ade Ayeyemi, noted that “As Charles prepares to leave the Ecobank Group, I would like to thank him for his immense contributions to the group. He has certainly laid a strong foundation at Ecobank Nigeria and we wish him well in his future endeavours.”