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Dr Duffuor II appointed UniBank's Chief Operating Officer
Posted on: 12-Jun-2013         Source: GNA
Dr Kwabena Duffuor II has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the UniBank (Ghana) Limited by the Board of Directors.

Dr. Kwabena Duffuor was until this appointment, the Executive Director in charge of Finance, Strategy, Corporate banking, Treasury, Human Resource Management, amongst others.

A press statement issued by the Head, Marketing and Communications Dept of UniBank and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, said Dr Duffuor, a graduate from the University of Southampton, United Kingdom holds a PH.D in Finance and M.Sc.in Banking and International Finance from the Cass Business School, United Kingdom.

“Dr. Kwabena Duffuor II is an alumnus of the prestigious Ghana International School where he did his Ordinary and Advance levels education, majoring in Mathematics, Economics and Chemistry,” it noted.

The statement explained that Dr Duffuor currently served on many boards including UniBank (Ghana) Limited, Prime Insurance Company Limited; Alban Logistics; Apex Capital Group and uniSecurities.

It noted that “Until his appointment as the Executive Director of UniBank (Ghana) Limited, Dr. Kwabena Duffour II worked with the Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited as a Credit Analyst (in Charge of local Corporate, Origination and Client Coverage); Ghana International Bank Plc London (Treasury Dept.) and Star Assurance Company Limited as Underwriter Trainee”.

“The Board of UniBank (Ghana) Limited, in a statement, congratulated Dr. Kwabena Duffuor II on his appointment and expressed the hope that he would bring his immense academic and professional expertise to bear on the growth and development of the bank”.