NCR Nigeria appoints Louise Georgiou as Non-Executive Director

Steve Ferguson

NCR Nigeria PLC has appointed Ms. Louise Georgiou as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from Wednesday July 18, 2017.

Ms. Louise Georgiou is of Cypriot Nationality and has been appointed to fill up the casual vacancy created due to the departure of Mr. George Flouros from NCR Corporation and consequently his office as a Director of the Company.

Ms. Louise Georgiou is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Economics, Commercial Law and Accounting from the University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, South Africa.

She is currently the Treasury Manager NCR (Middle East) Ltd for Europe, Middle East and Africa Region. She started her career with the South African Bank of Athens Ltd. as an Advances and Security Manager. She speaks English, Greek and Africans fluently.

NCR Nigeria PLC is incorporated in Nigeria under the Companies and Allied Matters Act CAP C20 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 as a Public Limited Liability Company, and is domiciled in Nigeria. The Company commenced operations in Nigeria on 9th December, 1949 under the name of National Cash Register Company (West Africa) Limited. The company was granted a listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on 30th May 1979. The company adopted its present name of NCR (Nigeria) Plc in 1996.

NCR Nigeria PLC is the first Multinational ICT Company quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. The company has positively been involved in many facets of Nigerian society. These include helping Nigeria convert to the decimal system being the dominant supplier of cash registers then, which were the precursors of the calculators and computers, and also pioneering the ATM revolution in Nigeria. NCR introduced the first ATM in Nigeria in 1989. With dominance in the Nigerian financial solutions sector and Nigeria’s top banks as customers both in Self Service and Payments Solutions, NCR has been delivering cutting edge customer support services, ICT solutions and consulting services to many sectors in the Nigerian economy for over 63 years.

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