Board of Directors

“Mrs. Cathy Echeozo started her banking career in 1984 with Chase Merchant Bank Nigeria and also worked with Ecobank Nigeria Plc. She then began her 24-year career with GTBank in 1993. She was appointed to the Board of GTBank as an Executive Director in March 2005, and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Bank in 2011 and served in that capacity until her retirement in March 2017. Mrs. Echeozo also represented GTBank on the Board of Nigerian Interbank Settlement System (NIBSS) from 2008 till March 2017.

“Mr. Paul Abiagam is a versatile professional in banking and other financial services. He began his 24-year career in 1998 with Diamond Bank plc. He later joined the Commercial Banking Division of GTBank as a  Deputy Manager in 2005 where he achieved rapid success and rose through the ranks to become a General Manager and the Divisional Head. He was appointed as the Divisional Head of the Bank’s Corporate Bank Division in June 2019. 

“Mrs. Mofoluke Dosumu is a seasoned professional with over thirty-four (34) years’ work experience in the Banking industry. She began her career at FSB International Bank plc as a Treasury Officer and furthered her career at Equitorial Trust Bank Ltd as a Deputy General Manager heading the Operations and Treasury Department between 1990 – 2001.

“Mr. George Uwakwe began his 29-year career with GTBank in 1992 where he served in various departments including Operations, Marketing, Audit, Compliance and Risk Management. He was appointed Chief Inspector, heading the Internal Audit division of the Bank in 2002. In 2010, he became the Bank’s Chief Risk Officer (CRO), overseeing the Bank’s Enterprise-Wide Risk Management Division and served in that capacity until his retirement in 2021. 

Mr. Fabrizio Ferrero holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Turin, Italy and is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He was also a Visiting Professor at the University of Turin, teaching corporate finance principles and financial valuation methodologies.