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UBA in Davos to build strong ties with international institutions—Uzoka

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The Managing Director and Chief Executive of united bank for Africa (UBA), Mr. Kennedy Uzoka has disclosed his bank was at the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) to build engagement with international institutions as part of new ideas to deepen consolidation and international visibility.

Speaking on the WEF, he said “It is critical that UBA join world business and political leaders to discuss issues central to the progress of our world, and with specific relevance to the continent of Africa. UBA is the natural partner for those seeking access to Africa’s business opportunities – we look forward to engaging with the world’s business community – to show that Africa is open to business and that UBA is ready to partner.”

Stressing that the bank had committed to increasing its pan-African footprint upon the strong economic headwinds across Africa currently, Uzoka noted that UBA’s strengths in corporate banking, payment technology, trade finance, and its millions-strong customer base make UBA a natural partner for global businesses focused on the African opportunity.

Details from the bank showed that UBA delegation interacted with global business and political leaders during the event.

The delegation include Group Head of Correspondent Banking Sola Yomi-Ajayi and Head of Embassies and Development Organisations( EMDOs), Dupe K. Olusola, responsible for relationships with multilateral and development organisations.

UBA has established itself as one of Africa’s leading financial institutions, with presence in 19 African countries, as well as globally in London, New York and Paris.


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