The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the appointment of Abel Osuji as Director of Internal Audit.
Until the appointment, Osuji was Senior Manager Internal Audit.
Osuji joined Afreximbank from Masters Energy Limited, where he was Assistant General Manager, Internal Audit.
Earlier, he was Head, Investigation and Business Risk Monitoring Unit, Intercontinental Bank (now Access Bank) between 2000 and 2010 and Trainee (staff accountant), Senior Accountant to Audit Supervisor, at EY (formerly Ernst & Young) Nigeria, from 1994 to 2000.
The new director received a Master of Science (MSc) in Economics from the Enugu State University of Technology in 2005, and an MBA from University of Lagos in 2000. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Port Harcourt, received in 1992.
Osuji was elected Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) in 2013 and holds a Certified Risk Analyst certification, which he received from the International Academy of Business and Financial Management in 2013.
Last year, he attended the Advanced High-Performance Leadership programme at IMD in Switzerland.