The Agricultural Development Bank plc (ADB) has announced the appointment of Eno Ofori-Atta as its new deputy managing director, effective 1 December 2022.
She will assist the managing director to provide strategic leadership and direction for the bank to remain among the top-tier banks in Ghana while maintaining its core focus on agricultural financing.
Eno Ofori-Atta is an accomplished professional with over 15 years of experience in banking and financial services, providing strategic leadership, creating high-performance teams across business units and functioning at various levels.
She has vast experience in driving business growth, credit administration, risk management, human capital management, the development of business systems, strategic planning and strengthening of internal control systems and processes.
Before her appointment, Eno for five years was the group managing director of SIC-Financial Services, where she led the redefinition of business strategy, transformation programmes and operational improvements.
She is a former chief executive officer of Payflex Microfinance Company and former chief risk officer of Women’s World Banking Ghana.
Her diverse experience has seen her serve in various leadership roles, including branch operations manager, head of administration and human resources, head of risk and head of credit operations.
Eno is a product of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, where she obtained both a Master’s in Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts degrees in social sciences (law and sociology).
Commenting on the appointment, the ADB managing director, Alhassan Yakubu Tali, congratulated her on the appointment and said: “Eno brings to the fore a very rich banking experience which will immensely benefit the growth of the bank.”