The Board of Directors of the United Bank for Africa has announced the appointment of four new members to its board, subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria.
The new board members are Erelu Adebayo, Angela Aneke, Abdulqadir Bello and Isaac Olukayode Fasola.
These appointments follow the retirement of Rose Okwechime, Adekunle Olumide, Ja’afaru Paki, and Yahaya Zekeri, with effect from August 30, 2018.
The Group Chairman of UBA, Tony Elumelu, said: “I am pleased to welcome Erelu Adebayo, Angela Aneke, Abdulqadir Bello and Kayode Fasola to the group board.
“These men and women bring a wealth of experience in their fields and will be of tremendous assets as we deliver on our mission to become the leading pan-African financial institution in all our countries of operation.”
He added, “I am particularly pleased that two of the newly appointed non-executive directors are women, bringing the total number of women to four, a further demonstration of our commitment to ensuring equality for both men and women.”