Ms Bolaji Agbede has been appointed as the Acting CEO of Access Holdings after the death of group Chief Executive Officer, late Herbert Wigwe, who passed away in an helicopter crash in United States on Friday.
Worth noting that Bolaji Agbede joined Access Bank in 2003 and has served in various capacities within the institution. Prior to her appointment she served as the Head of Group Human Resources between 2010 and 2022. She was also appointed as the company’s founding Executive Director, Business Support in 2022.
Ms Agbede holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Lagos and a Master of Business Administration Degree from Cranfield University UK in 2002, the statement said, adding that she is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management UK and the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria.
The appointment is subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria.