Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Jubril Mobolaji Lawal as an Executive Director of GTBank.
Jubril Mobolaji Lawal has over 24 years of banking experience which spans through Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking, Credit Risk Management and Investment Banking. He joined GTBank in 1992 as an Executive Trainee within the Credit Risk Management Group and rose through the ranks to become the Divisional Head, E-Business. Prior to this, he was the Group Head, Corporate Finance, wherein he led GTBank’s core execution and advisory team that worked on several landmark debt syndications, capital markets and project finance transactions within the Nigerian Banking Sector.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Obafemi Awolowo University (1990), professional certification of Barrister at Laws from the Nigerian Law School (1991), and a Master of Business Administration from Oxford University, United Kingdom (2002). He has attended a number of executive management and banking specific programs in leading educational institutions such as Citibank School of Banking, New York; Venture Capital Institute, Atlanta; Harvard Business School, Boston; Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford, California and INSEAD, France.
Jubril Mobolaji Lawal was a General Manager until his appointment. He is the Head, Digital Banking Division of GTBank. The approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria has been received for the said appointment.
Guaranty Trust Bank plc is a leading African financial institution with vast business interests spanning West and East Africa, as well as the United Kingdom. The Bank has an Asset Base of over 2.93 trillion, Shareholders’ funds of 452 billion and employs over 10,000 people in Nigeria, Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Cote d’Ivoire, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and the United Kingdom.
Established in 1990 on a foundation of excellence, superior customer experience, ethics and best practices, GTBank has created an oasis in the African banking industry; delivering consistent year on year growth in clientele base and key financial indices since its inception.