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ACCESS BANK NIGERIA GROUP

  • Country : Nigeria
  • Name of the Company :
  • Headquarters : Plot 999c, Danmole Street, Off Adeola Odeku/Idejo Street, Victoria Island, Lagos , Nigeria
  • Phone number : +234 - 7002255222377 / 1 2712005 / 1 2712007
  • Fax : +234 -
  • Email : contactcenter@accessbankplc.com
  • Website : http://www.accessbankplc.com
  • Share Capital :
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Main Shareholders 0
Not available.
Management Team 2
Lastname Biography
Mr. Herbert WIGWE , Group Managing Director
Mr. Obinna NWOSU , Group Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
Board of directors 15
Lastname Biography
Mrs. Mosunmola OLUSOGA , Chairperson
Mr. Herbert WIGWE , Group Managing Director
Mr. Obinna NWOSU , Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Victor ETUOKWU , Executive Director, Personal Banking Division
Mrs. Ojinika OLAGHERE , Executive Director, Operations and Information Technology
Mr. Elias IGBINAKENZUA , Executive Director, Corporate and investment Banking
Mrs. Titi OSUNTOKI , Executive Director, Business Banking
Mr. Roosevelt OGBONNA , Executive Director, Commercial Banking
Mr. (Dr.) Mahmoud ISA-DUTSE
Mr. Dr. Ernest NDUKWE
Mr. Oritsedere Samuel OTUBU
Mr. Emmanuel CHIEJINA
Mrs. Anthonia Olufeyikemi OGUNMEFUN
Mrs. (Dr.) Ajoritsedere AWOSIKA
Mr. Paul USORO

HISTORY

• 1998 : The bank received its license from the Central Bank of Nigeria in 1989, and listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange in 1998.

• 2002: Access Bank was taken over by a core of new management led by Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede and Herbert Wigwe.

• 2005: Access Bank acquired Marina Bank and Capital Bank (the former Commercial Bank (Crédit Lyonnais Nigeria)) by merger.

• 2007: Access Bank established a subsidiary in Banjul, The Gambia.

• 2008: 

   Access Bank acquired 88% of the shares of Omnifinance Bank, which was established in 1996. 

   It also acquired 90% of Banque Privée du Congo, which South African investors had established in 2002. 

   Access Bank acquired 75% of the shares of Bancor SA, in Rwanda. Bancor had been established in 1995 and reorganized in 2001. 

   In September Access Bank opened a subsidiary in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

   In October, the bank opened subsidiaries in Lusaka, Zambia and in London, United Kingdom.

• 2009: 

   Finbank (Burundi) joined the Access Bank network

   Access Bank Ghana completed all regulatory requirements by the Bank of Ghana and commenced operations in May 2009 as a full service commercial bank.

• 2012: Access Bank announced in January the conclusion of its acquisition of the former Intercontinental Bank, creating an expanded Access Bank, 

• 2014 : 

At the beginning of the year 2014, Access Bank Plc divested its interest in Access Bank Côte d’Ivoire to Afriland Bank, a Cameroonian banking group.

At the beginning of the year 2014, Access Bank Plc divested its interest in the bank to Dillux S.A, an Investment Company incorporated in Mauritius 

BUSINESS SEGMENTS

• Corporate and Investment Banking • Commercial Banking • Business Banking • Personal and Private Banking

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Financial Highlights of the last three years
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