In what will be termed a huge shock, Obeahon Ohiwerei has resigned his appointment as the MD/CEO of Keystone Bank.
The top Banker who was formerly MD/CEO at UBA Ghana and rose through the ranks to become Executive Director at Access Bank before his stint at Keystone Bank.
In a statement by the General Counsel and Company Secretary of the bank, Dr. Michael Agamah, onSaturdaysaid that Mr. Ohiwerei is leaving to pursue other personal interests. The statement further added that the Board recognized and appreciated Mr. Obeahon’s immense contributions to the growth of Keystone Bank and the visibility the Bank had attained as a brand in the past eighteen months.
In the same vein,, it announced the appointment of Mr. Abubakar Danlami Sule as Acting Managing Director/CEO. Mr. Sule’s appointment is subject to approval by the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Mr Sule is a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with degree in Accounting. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria; an Honourary Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria; a Governing Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria; and an Alumni of both the INSEAD (France) and Wharton Business School in Pennsylvania, USA. He was until his appointment as Acting MD/CEO, the Deputy Managing Director of Keystone Bank Limited