Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC has recently announced the appointment of Mrs. Ndidi Nwuneli (MFR) as an independent non-executive director, following the receipt of all required regulatory approvals.
This information was disclosed in a corporate disclosure report on the NGX website.
Mrs. Nwuneli is an expert in social innovation, agriculture, nutrition, and youth development with over 25 years of international development experience under her belt. She is also a recognized serial entrepreneur, author, and public speaker who has held various positions throughout her career, such as being the pioneer Executive Director for FATE Foundation, which supports young entrepreneurs to start and scale their businesses, while also establishing LEAP Africa to inspire, empower, and equip new cadre leaders within Africa back in 2002. The Board stated in its statement that it was pleased to welcome Mrs. Nwuneli and will undoubtedly benefit immensely from her wealth of experience.
The Board also announced the retirement of Ms. Ngozi Edozien as an Independent Non-Executive Director on the Board with effect from 24 March 2023. Ms. Edozien has served her regulatory prescribed tenure and will be leaving after a successful eight-year term, during which she provided invaluable insights and guidance to both management and board members alike in their pursuit of success within the company’s industry sector.