Guaranty Trust Bank has announced the appointment of Miriam Olusanya as Managing Director.
This was disclosed in a notice signed by the company’s secretary, Erhi Obebeduo, to the Nigerian Exchange Group Limited (NGX).
Miriam Olusanya Wiki/Bio:
|Full Name:||Miriam Chidiebele Olusanya|
|Age:||45 years + (2021)|
|State:||–– (update soon)|
|Net Worth:||Under review|
Miriam Olusanya Career
Olusanya, the first female Managing Director in the bank history, succeeds Segun Agbaje.
Miriam Olusanya joined Guaranty Trust Bank in 1998, after 2 years at SmithKline Beecham Nigeria (now GlaxoSmithKline – GSK).
Miriam Olusanya had a short stint in Transactions Services and later moved to the Bank’s Treasury Group in 1999. She managed the local and foreign currency trading desks before becoming the Bank’s Chief Dealer in 2003 and subsequently, Treasurer in 2004.
In 2006, she led the team that secured the appointment of the Bank as a Primary Dealer/ Market Maker in Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bonds with the Debt Management Office (DMO).
Furthermore, reports have it that was repeated when the Bank was also appointed a Money Market Dealer in Nigerian Treasury Bills by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Olusanya, until her appointment was an Executive Director at the bank.
She has over 20 years of banking experience across various units, including Transaction Services, Asset and Liability Management, Financial Markets, Corporate Finance and Investor Relations.
She joined GTbank as an Executive Trainee and rose to the position of a General Manager until she was appointed Executive Director.
As seen in an internal memo dated April 28, 2021, the bank also carried out a major management shakeup targeted at staff above the age of 45. Two of the oldest Executive Directors and four General Managers out of 9 were retired, with plans to replace them with younger executives mostly under the age of 45 to take charge.
Meaning that Miriam Olusanya is above 45 years of age.
Miriam Olusanya holds a Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science degree from the University of Ibadan (1995) and a Masters of Business Administration (Finance and Accounting) from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom (2011).
The GTBank Executive Director also obtained the professional ACI (Association Cambiste Internationale) Dealing certification – The Financial Markets Association. She has attended various courses and Executive programmes at institutions such as the Cranfield School of Management.
Miriam Olusanya Personal Life
She is married.
Ngnews247.com gathers that GTBank Executive Director Miriam Chidiebele Olusanya has been living separately with her husband for some years, and her husband finally sued for divorce in the United States of America (USA).
Meanwhile, the Divorce Paper which was obtained by Brand News Day revealed that the case: “PETITION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE” has Olusanya Abiodun as the plaintiff (husband) and Miriam (wife) as the defendant. The divorce was filed in Lincolnwood, Illinois, United States.
Miriam Olusanya Net Worth:
Miriam Olusanya net worth is yet to be estimated