Access Holdings Plc has swiftly responded to the unexpected passing of its former Group Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Herbert Wigwe, by appointing Ms. Bolaji Agbede as the Acting Group CEO.
The announcement, made by the Board of Directors on February 12, 2024, reflects the company’s commitment to ensuring continuity and stability in leadership during this challenging period. Ms. Agbede, a seasoned executive with nearly three decades of experience in banking and business consultancy, brings a wealth of expertise and strategic insight to her new role.
As the most senior founding Executive Director in charge of Business Support within Access Holdings Plc, Ms. Agbede’s appointment awaits approval from the Central Bank of Nigeria. While the passing of Dr. Herbert Wigwe is deeply felt within the organization, Ms. Agbede’s leadership is expected to provide a steady hand in guiding Access Holdings Plc through the transition period.
Source: Parrot Nigeria