Access Bank Appoints Wigwe as CEO Designate

The Board of Directors of Access Bank Plc has appointed Herbert Wigwe to succeed Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede as Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer which will be confirmed at the end of 2013.

Mr. Aig-Imoukhuede, 46, will be leaving the group after 11 and a half years of outstanding performance. Mr. Wigwe, currently Group Deputy Managing Director, having received the necessary regulatory approvals, has been appointed CEO designate and will succeed Mr. Aig-Imoukhuede at the end of 2013.

In line with the Bank’s robust succession planning policies, Aigboje and Herbert will spend the next six months to implement a seamless handover.