In a statement to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Wema Bank announced the appointment of Mr Ademola Adebise as Deputy Managing Director (DMD). The bank announced this at a retreat held recently in Lagos. The Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN) also stated in an letter it had no objection to Adebise’s appointment in a letter to the bank.

Prior to his appointment, Adebise was the Executive Director in charge of Corporate & South Directorate. As DMD, he will oversee Wema Bank’s Corporate and Business Directorate covering Corporate Banking, Treasury & Financial Institution, South Business Group (South-South and South-East) and Business Support Division.

Adebise has over 28 years’ experience in the banking industry. He is an alumnus of the Advanced Management Program (AMP) of the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor’s degree holder in Computer Science from the University of Lagos. He obtained a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Lagos Business School. He is also a fellow of the Institute Of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation Of Nigeria (CITN)

Onome Ohwovoriole has a degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Benin and prior to joining Nairametrics in December 2016 as Lead Analyst had stints in Publishing, Automobile Services, Entertainment and Leadership Training. He covers companies in the Nigerian corporate space, especially those listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). He also has a keen interest in new frontiers like Cryptocurrencies and Fintech. In his spare time he loves to read books on finance, fiction as well as keep up with happenings in the world of international diplomacy.

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