Ms. Arina MacDonald joined the board of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in 2015. She is the Chief Financial Officer of Atlas Mara Limited.
Arina MacDonald has over 19 years of experience in banking and financial services which spans the Investment Banking Acquisition and Debt Advisory Services and Mergers and Acquisitions.
In M&A she was part of the team that led the acquisitions in Argentina and Russia for the Standard Bank Group.
She began her career with a 3-years traineeship at Coopers and Lybrand, and joined the London office of PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1999.
She holds several degrees in Accountancy from the University of Pretoria, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (SA) after ‘traineeship’ at former Coopers & Lybrand.
She passed the Public Accountants and Auditors Board Examination in 1996.