MANAGING DIRECTOR / CEO
Mr. Chijioke Wamadi Ejilemele
Chijioke Wamadi Ejilemele is a graduate of University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria with M.Sc degree in Economics (Monetary Economics major) and Post Graduate Diploma in Development Economics. He equally trained at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria graduating in 1991 with Post Graduate Diploma and M.Sc in Food Science & Technology. Prior to that, he had obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences and in 1998 he obtained Post Graduate Diploma in Business Studies from University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
COUNTRY HEAD OF OPERATIONS
Patrick Ebiega is the Country Head of Operations of the Bank. A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), with over two (2) decades of Banking experience. He holds a Bsc Hons (second class upper division) from the University of Jos Nigeria, in 1996. An MBA(Banking & Finance) from University of Nigeria in 2001 and an Msc in Project Management from Enugu State University of Technology in 2017.
HEAD – INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Jeffrey Elimihe graduated from Benson Idahosa University in 2007 with a second class upper Bachelor degree in Computer engineering. He joined Zenith Bank Plc as an IT Engineer in 2008 where he served different units in various capacity, last of which was with the Enterprise System Management unit, facilitating the business processes with strategic planning, before being seconded to head the IT department of Zenith Bank Sierra Leone.
HEAD - INTERNAL CONTROL AND AUDIT
Patrick Ameh is the Head, Internal Control and Audit. He is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ACA) and Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (ACIB). He obtained a Master of Science (M.Sc.) Degree in Management from Enugu State University of Science and Technology, and a Bachelor’s Degree (B.Sc.) in Accounting from Babcock University both in Nigeria. He also holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting from Lagos State Polytechnic, Lagos Nigeria. Mr. Ameh is a seasoned Banker with over fifteen (15) years of banking experience spanning across the areas of operations, audit, investigation and e-Products audit. He joined Zenith Bank Plc in December 2007 and served in various capacities, including Regional Audit Supervisor, and Team Lead Investigation. He is also a faculty member of the Bank’s Human Capital Development (Zenith Learning Center). Prior to his secondment to Zenith Bank (SL) Ltd, he was the Team Lead, Reconciliation Unit where he focused on reconciliation of NOSTRO Transactions and FX Trading.