Standard Chartered Bank said Mrs. Felicia Gbesemete, an Independent Non-Executive Director, finished serving her term on the board of the Bank on 4th May, 2017.
She is therefore no longer a director on the board of the Bank. Ms. Felicia Gbesemete has served as Independent Non-Executive Director of Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Ltd. since May 4, 2009.
Felicia is a lawyer and a founding Partner and Director of Lexconsult & Co. She has over 40 years of practice providing legal services to local and foreign corporate entities and individuals in addition to offering company secretarial services to many companies. Felicia has been a member of the Ghana Bar Association (GBA) since 1969 and has served on many GBA Committees.
Significantly she was elected the first female Vice President of the Ghana Bar Association serving in that capacity from 2004 to 2007, during which period she was also a member of the General Legal Council. She has served as director on various boards and served as Chairperson of the Governing Board of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation from May 2011 to May 2013, being the first woman to hold this sensitive position.
Felicia is a member of the International Bar Association and currently serves on the Council of the Bible Society of Ghana. She is a Notary Public appointed in 1984.