25,225 executives within 2,507 companies



logo.png

ZENITH BANK

Last update 3 months ago

Industry Finance | Banking (156)
Victoria Island, Nigeria
Workforce 5,001 - 10,000 employees Listed on NSE-Nigeria Symbol ZENITHBANK

+234 1 278 7000 | +234 2 927 000

Email zenithdirect@zenithbank.com Website


People, Technology, Service

Zenith Bank Plc was established in May 1990, and commenced operations in July of the same year as a commercial bank. The Bank became a public limited company on June 17, 2004 and was listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on October 21, 2004 following a highly successful Initial Public Offering (IPO). Zenith Bank Plc currently has a shareholder base of about one million and is Nigeria’s biggest bank by tier-1 capital. In 2013, the Bank listed $850 million worth of its shares at $6.80 each on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria, Zenith Bank Plc has over 500 branches and business offices in prime commercial centres in all states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). In March 2007, Zenith Bank was licensed by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) of the United Kingdom to establish Zenith Bank (UK) Limited as the United Kingdom subsidiary of Zenith Bank Plc.

Zenith Bank also has subsidiaries in: Ghana, Zenith Bank (Ghana) Limited; Sierra Leone, Zenith Bank (Sierra Leone) Limited; Gambia, Zenith Bank (Gambia) Limited. The bank also has representative offices in South Africa and The People’s Republic of China. The Bank plans to take the Zenith brand to other African countries as well as the European and Asian markets.

Zenith Bank Plc blazed the trail in digital banking in Nigeria; scoring several firsts in the deployment of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure to create innovative products that meet the needs of its teeming customers.

The bank is verifiably a leader in the deployment of various channels of banking technology, and the Zenith brand has become synonymous with the deployment of state-of-the-art technologies in banking. Driven by a culture of excellence and strict adherence to global best practices, the Bank has combined vision, skillful banking expertise, and cutting-edge technology to create products and services that anticipate and meet customers’ expectations; enable businesses to thrive and grow wealth for customers.

Zenith Bank Plc, founded by Jim Ovia in 1990, has since grown astronomically to become one of the leading financial institutions in Africa. Zenith Bank Plc currently ranks as the 6th biggest bank in the continent. The Bank grew its shareholder’s fund of ₦20million in 1990 t0 ₦509.25billion as at year end 2013. Today, the Bank continues to thrive on the strong values, brand equity, corporate culture of professionalism and service excellence which are the foundations upon which the bank was built.

Zenith Bank will continue to offer specialised financial services such as Pension Management but would discontinue services in Insurance, Capital Market dealings, Trusteeship, Registrar, Mortgage and financial advisory services in line with its decision to adopt the commercial banking license with international authorisation. Zenith Bank’s core businesses include:

  • Corporate and Investment Banking
  • Commercial and Consumer Banking
  • Personal and Private Banking
  • Trade Services and Foreign Exchange
  • Treasury and Cash Management Services
  • Other Non-Bank Financial Services mainly through subsidiaries
BOARD

P... A...

Managing Director
Effective 3 years ago

Appointed to the board 12 years ago
ZENITH BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
Managing Director
Effective 3 years ago

Appointed to the board 12 years ago


FMDQ OTC SECURITIES EXCHANGE
Nigeria - Financial Services
Non-Executive Director
Ongoing

38 relationships

J... O...

Chairman
Ongoing
ZENITH BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
Chairman
Ongoing

Chief Executive Officer
1990 - 2010

ZENITH SECURITIES
Nigeria - Financial Services
Chairman
Ongoing

31 relationships

R... A...

Deputy Managing Director
Effective 1 year ago
ZENITH BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
Deputy Managing Director
Effective 1 year ago

Executive Director
2012 - Unknown

E... O...

Deputy Managing Director
Effective 1 year ago

Appointed to the board 4 years ago
ZENITH BANK GHANA
Ghana - Finance | Banking
Executive Director
Effective 4 years ago


ZENITH BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
Deputy Managing Director
Effective 1 year ago

Appointed to the board 4 years ago

Manager, Internal Control And Audit
2002 - Unknown

AFRICA FINANCE CORPORATION
AFC
Nigeria - Financial Services
Non-Executive Director
Effective 4 years ago

51 relationships

O... I...

Independent Non-Executive Director
Ongoing

G... I...

Non-Executive Director
Effective 1 year ago

U... S...

Director
Effective 1 year ago

B... T...

Independent Non-Executive Director
Ongoing

C... E...

Non-Executive Director
Ongoing

J... E...

Non-Executive Director
Ongoing

Left the company less than a year ago

O... O...

Executive Director
Left 3 months ago
MANAGEMENT

S... N...

General Manager
Ongoing

M... O...

Company Secretary And Legal Adviser
Ongoing

F... E...

Chief Risk Officer
Ongoing

D... O...

Chief Inspector
Effective 10 months ago

F... C...

Chief Information Officer
Effective 7 years ago

T... F...

General Manager
Ongoing

S... A...

Chief Financial Officer
Ongoing

N... A...

General Manager, Head, Treasury, Foreign Exchange And Correspondent Banking
Ongoing

M... K...

Chief Compliance Officer
Ongoing

M... O...

Chief Economist, Head, Research And Economic Intelligence
Ongoing
ZENITH SECURITIES
Victoria Island, Nigeria
Financial Services

ZENITH BANK GHANA
Accra, Ghana
Finance | Banking

Suggestions

SKYE BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA
FIRSTBANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking
SEED CAPITAL MICROFINANCE BANK
Nigeria - Finance | Banking