Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


Banking In Ghana Dr John Kofi Mensah is new adb Bank MD

Dr John Kofi Mensah who succeeds Daniel Asiedu officially occupies the role as MD of adb Bank from Tuesday (August 1, 2017).

  • Published:
Managing Director of adb Bank; Dr. John Kofi Mensah play

Managing Director of adb Bank; Dr. John Kofi Mensah

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Dr John Kofi Mensah has started work as the new Managing Director (MD) of adb Bank.

His new role takes effect from Tuesday (August 1, 2017).

He succeeds the former MD, Daniel Asiedu.

READ ALSO: Parliament to summon adb

President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo nominated Dr Mensah as the new MD of the bank on July 17, 2017.

However, his appointment was subject to the approval of the Board of Directors of the bank.

Dr Mensah is credited with the transformation of First Capital Plus into a bank from a savings and Loans company.

Before he joined First Capital Plus, he was the Deputy Managing Director of Unibank Ghana.

READ ALSO: Milison Narh retires from BoG

Dr John Kofi Mensah holds a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree (Finance option) from the Swiss Management Centre University, Switzerland.

He also holds an MSc degree in Banking and Finance from FINAFRICA in Milan, Italy and a BA degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Ghana, Legon.

He has over twenty-six years’ experience within the banking industry with special expertise in Treasury Management, Credit management, Foreign Operations and nurturing new and distressed banks and financial institutions.

Daniel Asiedu

It is currently unclear where he is headed but sources indicate that he will have a short rest and return to the financial market soon.

READ ALSO: Asempa budget is now asembone budget - Minority

He joined ADB as its MD on 1st March 2016 after he resigned from Zenith Bank as its MD.

He is credited with adb’s listing on the Ghana Stock Exchange in 2016, despite his short stay there.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Ghana Politics Akufo-Addo fires Lands Commission bossbullet
2 New Appointment Nana Addo appoints Mahama as Lands Commission bossbullet
3 Menzgold Ghana Don't deposit money with Menzgold – BoG cautions...bullet
4 Mobile Money MTN freezes account of Ponzi scheme over GH¢11m defaultbullet
5 Mahama boys prevented me from meeting him – Fibre Optics Inventorbullet
6 Government Interventions UN expert says 1D1F, $1m Per...bullet
7 Salaries In 2018 Here are the dates public workers will be...bullet
8 MTN Ghana Selorm Adadevoh is MTN Ghana’s new CEObullet
9 Achimota Mall’s Sidewalk Sales Full of Swanky Shopping...bullet
10 Roshi Motman AirtelTigo CEO resignsbullet

Top Videos

1 New Discovery Ghana discovers new mineral, lithium in commercial quantitiesbullet
2 Forbes 2018 Africa's billionaires rich listbullet
3 Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong Nobody can collapse my company – JOSPONGbullet
4 Money Alert Meet Africa's richest womanbullet
5 Plane Crash Starbow suspends operations following plane crashbullet
6 New Phone Nokia’s MWC 2018 Event in Under 10 Minutesbullet
7 Bozoma Saint John 10 quotes from Uber top official, Bozoma,...bullet
8 Entrepreneurship How To Get Ready To Get Started |...bullet
9 Entrepreneurship How to be resourceful as an entrepreneurbullet
10 Support Finance minister buys Kantanka carbullet

Business