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UBA Group appoints Kennedy Uzoka as group managing director

Staff writer |
Lagos, Nigeria - March 3, 2016, Lagos, Nigeria - UBA Group (United Bank for Africa), approved the appointment of Kennedy Uzoka as the new group managing director, with effect from August 1, 2016 and subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria.




Mr. Uzoka has most recently been leading the transformation agenda of the Bank, after returning from completing the Advanced Management Programme of Harvard Business School. Mr. Uzoka has over two and half decades of experience in commercial banking, strategy and business transformation.

Prior to his sabbatical at Harvard, Mr. Uzoka served as Deputy Managing Director, UBA group and was also the CEO of UBA Africa, responsible for the Group’s operations in 18 countries across Africa.

He is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering from University of Benin and holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from University of Lagos.

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