Paul is a seasoned professional with over 23years work experience in diverse functions across the Financial Services Industry. He has cross functional exposure in areas such as Financial, Credit & Relationship Management, Strategy & Advisory, International Trade Finance, Process Improvement, Change Management, Business Development in Consumer, Commercial and Corporate Banking up to Senior Management Levels.
He obtained a B.Sc. degree from the University of Benin and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Lagos Business School, Lagos. Further to this, he is an Associate Chartered Management Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant (ACMA CGMA) with the AICPA/Chartered Institute of Management
Accountants - United Kingdom (CIMA). He is also an Honorary Senior member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.
Finally, he is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School and has attended several professional/executive courses globally.
Mr. Souleymane TRAORE has more than 30 years of experience in banking in sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East and North Africa, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
He handled many responsibilities related to the financial industry, including international trade finance, acquisitions, strategic planning and business development, credit analysis and marketing, customer relationship management, Office representation and management, and general banking administration.
He accompanied the creation of many start-ups, restructured the banks in difficulty and successfully developed the program of financing of international trade of the International Financial Company (SFI) in Lebanon, Pakistan, Jordan in Yemen, Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Doctor Isiaka Ajani-Lawal is living in Abidjan, Marcory Zone 4, rue du Docteur Blanchard (Côte d'Ivoire),
He has more than 15 years of experience in banking and more particularly 13 years at Guaranty Trust Bank plc, where he held several positions of responsibility, such as Deputy Managing Director of Audit and Investigations, Director of Operations for Financial Institutions, Director of Domestic Operations, Product Development Department, Credit Department and Retail Banking.
Cuurently He is Doctor in Business Administration.
He is the Managing Director of GTBank Cote d’Ivoire.
Created in December 2004, CKG holding is a structured group whose aim is to acquire shares in the capital of companies, and to create added value for the Ivorian and African economy.
It is a diversified group whose activities are organized around a business body made up of three poles, with a perfect synergy:
- Real estate and
- Transport and logistics.
The group is led by a dynamic team of senior, Ivorian, African and European executives with international experience in the management of administrative, legal, financial, commercial and industrial affairs.
Mister ME KOUASSI Yacinthe is General Manager of the Group since May 2011.
From 2010 to 2015 the group searched to revitalize its activities through the opening of new development axes such as:
- Production of Energy,
- Air transport, and
Mr. Haruna Musa has over twenty-three (23) experience which spans through Retail & Commercial Banking and Public Sector. He joined the Bank in 2001 and rose through the ranks to become an Assistant General Manager and Group Head Public Sector, North East Division in 2006. He left the Bank briefly in 2008 to pursue his Masters Degree in Finance and Management at the Cranfield University, United Kingdom, after which he returned in 2009.
He holds a Bachelors’ Degree in Agriculture from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1991), a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Bayero University Kano (1998) and a Masters Degree in Finance and Management from Cranfield University, United Kingdom (2009).
He is currently the Head of the North-East Division of the Bank.
|M. Souleymane Muluku Traore||Président du Conseil d’Administration|
|M. Isiaka Ajani-Lawal||Directeur Général|
|M. Me Kouassi||Administrateur, non-exécutif|
|M. Haruna Musa||Administrateur, Exécutif|
|Isiaka Ajani-Lawal||Directeur Général|
|Nonso Nzewi||Directeur de l’exploitation|
|Adekola Aderinko||Responsable Service Informatique et Support|