The parent company of one of Africa’s biggest financial institutions, Ecobank Group, Lome (ETI) Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, has announced two new board appointments in persons of Dr. Georges Agyekum Nana Donkor and Mrs. Zanele Monnakgotla.
According to a release signed by Adenike Laoye, the bank’s Group Head, Corporate Communications, Dr. Georges Agyekum Nana Donkor, a Lawyer, Banker and Marketing Consultant with over twenty-five years experience in Senior Management Capacities in several fields which are Finance, Strategic management, Marketing, Law, Compliance and Administration replaced Mr. Bashir Mamman Ifo as a Non-Executive Director and representative of Ecowas Bank for Investment and Development (EBID).
He also became EBID’s president after Mr.Bashir Mamman Ifo’s retirement.
So also, a Non-Executive Director and Nominee of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) of South Africa, Mrs. Zanele Monnakgotla joined the board.
She has over 20 years experience spanning across the public and private sector. Her core is Structured Finance and Strategy. She replaced Dr. Matjila, Chief Executive Officer of PIC.
Speaking on the change of Board of Directors, ETI’s Chairman, Emmanuel Ikazoboh appreciated Mr. Bashir Ifo, former Ecowas Bank for Investment and Development representative and Dr. Matjila, erstwhile CEO of PIC for their hard work and contributions to Ecobank group.
The ETI (Ecobank Transnational Incorporated) is listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange, Lagos, as well as the Ghana Stock Exchange, Accra and the Bourse Regionale des Valeurs Mobilieres in Abidjan.