John Awuah quits as UMB CEO

By Mutala Yakubu
John Awuah quits as UMB CEO

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of UMB Mr John Awuah, has quit his post.

This was announced by the Board of UMB as Mr Awuah served the bank for four years.

The board did not state any reason for Mr Awuah’s departure but a message from the chairman to Mr Awuah states: “You are a strong advocate for team effort and over the past four years, we have witnessed good and positive transformation under your watch. We wish you the very best in your future endeavours.”

Mr Awuah has over the years initiated and championed successful strategies with the private sector, as well as partnered the public sector on initiatives for the development of the country.

Some of the projects include the launch of the UMB PPP Centre and the growth of the Small and Medium Scale Enterprises in Ghana through the UMB Centre for Businesses.

Under his leadership, the bank introduced more branches and innovative products to meet its ever-growing customer base.
Mr Awuah has built a strong foundation for the present and future growth of UMB and the bank will continue to execute these laudable initiatives.

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