Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede returns as Chairman of Access Holdings

Access Holdings Plc has made an important announcement regarding its leadership: Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, CFR, has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the company. The move comes in response to the unfortunate passing of former Group Chief Executive Officer Dr. Herbert Wigwe, CFR.

A company statement revealed that Aig-Imoukhuede will take over the position from Abubakar Jimoh, who will remain on the board as an independent non-executive director. The decision to appoint Aig-Imoukhuede was made after extensive consultation with key stakeholders and the board unanimously invited him to lead the company.

Aig-Imoukhuede has extensive experience and expertise in the banking and finance sector, having served as Managing Director/CEO of Access Bank Plc for 10 years. Under his leadership, Access Bank experienced outstanding growth and became one of Nigeria’s leading financial institutions. His strategic vision and innovative thinking were instrumental in the bank’s success.

As Non-Executive Chairman, Mr. Aig-Imoukhuede will collaborate with the board of directors to oversee strategy and guide the executive management team. Responding to his appointment, Mr. Aig-Imoukhuede expressed his excitement to return to the company and his determination to realize his shared vision with Dr. Wigwe.

Aig-Imoukhuede’s reappointment is seen as a strategic move to ensure the continued success and stability of Access Holdings PLC following the untimely departure of Dr. Wigwe. His extensive experience and leadership skills make him well-suited to lead the company into a new era of growth and prosperity.

Industry analysts and insiders have welcomed Aig-Imoukhuede’s return, citing his close professional relationship and alignment of vision with the late Dr. Wigwe. His collaboration with Dr. Wigwe was instrumental in shaping Access Bank’s growth trajectory and his return is expected to consolidate the achievements achieved under Tien’s leadership. Doctor Wigwe.

Mr. Aig-Imoukhuede’s appointment reflects the board’s commitment to building on the strong foundation established by him and Dr. Wigwe. With his return, Access Holdings aims to leverage his extensive experience and industry knowledge to drive the company forward and deliver outstanding value to its stakeholders.

Leave a Comment