Corporate Information

Access Bank Plc. is a leading full-service commercial Bank operating through a network of more than 600 branches and service outlets, spanning three continents, 12 countries and 31 million customers.

The Bank employs 28,000 people in its operations in Nigeria and has subsidiaries in Sub-Saharan Africa and the United Kingdom (with a branch in Dubai, UAE) and representative offices in China, Lebanon and India.

Listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange since 1998

Access Bank is a diversified financial institution which combines a strong retail customer franchise and digital platform with deep corporate banking expertise and proven risk management and capital management capabilities. The Bank serves its various markets through four business segments: Retail, Business, Commercial and Corporate. The Bank has over 900,000 shareholders (including several Nigerian and International Institutional Investors) and has enjoyed what is arguably Africa’s most successful banking growth trajectory in the last twelve years. Following its merger with Diamond Bank in March 2019, Access Bank became one of Africa’s largest retail banks by retail customer base.

Board of Directors

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CHRISANTHI MICHAELIDES
Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Subject to South African Prudential Authority approval.

Chukwuma Ajene
Chukwuma Ajene
Non-Executive Director
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Barbara Barungi
Independent Non-Executive Director
Alison Beck
Alison Beck
Independent Non-Executive Director
Phakamani Hadebe
Phakamani Hadebe
Independent Non-Executive Director
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Robert Giles
Non-Executive Director
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Patrick Mathidi
Independent Non-Executive Director & Acting Chairman
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Nhlanhla Nene
Independent Non-Executive Director
Edwin O’Neill
John Edward O'Neill
Non-Executive Director
Roosevelt Ogbonna
Roosevelt Ogbonna
Non-Executive Director

Executive Committee

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CHRISANTHI MICHAELIDES
Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Subject to South African Prudential Authority approval.

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Lindeni Nasoro
Head: Internal Audit
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Hermann Krull
Head: Compliance

(acting)

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DARRYL ADRIAANZEN
Executive: Business and Personal Banking
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Andrew Murray
Executive: Operations
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Nafiza Khan
Chief Risk Officer
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Hermann Krull
Executive: Legal
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Pieter Swart
Executive: Corporate Banking and Structured Credit
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Cessy Frazao
Executive: Human Resources
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