Beatrice A. Hamza Bassey joined the board of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc in 2015. She is the current General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Atlas Mara Limited.
A lawyer of great repute with extensive experience in corporate governance and financial institutions, she is an authority in compliance and represents clients globally in compliance and anti-corruption matters.
Beatrice interfaces with U.S. and international regulators, designs integrated compliance programmes, policies and procedures tailored to client specification, internal investigations and more.
She holds an LL.B in Law from University of Maiduguri, Nigeria, a BL in Law from the Nigerian Law School and an LL.M from Harvard Law School. She was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1995 and the New York Bar in 1999.
Other notable achievements include:
Fellow, David Rockefeller Fellows Program