The Board of Directors of Zenith Bank Plc has approved the appointment of Mr Henry Oroh as Executive Director of the bank. The appointment is consistent with the bank’s tradition and succession strategy of grooming leaders from within, a news report by Nairametrics has revealed.
Also, the Board has approved the appointment of Dr Al-Mujtaba Abubakar, FCA, as an Independent Non-Executive Director.
Both appointments are effective September 1, 2019, and have been approved by the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Henry Oroh holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Benin, Edo State and an MBA from the Lagos State University as well as an LLB Degree from the University of Lagos. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an honorary member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIBN), Nigeria.
He has over two decades of banking experience. He began his banking career in 1992 at Citibank where he served for seven (7) years in Operations, Treasury and Marketing.
Dr Al-Mujtaba Abubakar, on the other hand, is currently the Managing Director of Apt Pensions Funds Managers Limited.
He is a graduate of the Leeds Polytechnic, UK. He is a renowned Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.