Following President Bola Tinubu suspension of Emefiele as the governor of CBN, Mr. Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi the Deputy Governor ( Operations Directorate) , has emerged the acting CBN Governor pending the conclusion and investigation of the former.
Shonubi before his appointment as the Deputy Governor
( Operations Directorate) and subsequent elevation to the position of acting Governor CBN, was a Managing Director of the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS).
The new Acting CBN Governor holds double Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Mechanical Engineering, from the University of Lagos.He was Executive Director, Information Technology, and Operations at Union Bank of Nigeria Plc, a member of the Board of Union Homes. Director, Information Technology and Corporate Services in Renaissance Securities Nigeria limited.
He also had a stint with Citibank Nigeria Limited as its Head, Treasury Operations (1990-1993).Between 1999 and 2007, he worked in MBC International as Deputy General Manager and supervised their IT operational platforms.
He served in First City Monument Bank Limited (FCMB) as Vice President and in Ecobank Nigeria Limited as Executive Director. He is a resourceful Information Technology-driven banker with decade’s of professional experience.