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UAC Board Gets Chairman, Non-Executive Director

Posted: Nov 16, 2015 at 9:50 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

UAC of Nigeria PLC (UAC) has announced the appointments of Mr Dan Owor Agbor as chairman and Dr. Okechukwu John, an engineer, as non – executive director following the resignation from the board of the company of Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, both recently appointed Ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Agbor, 55, is the managing partner of a leading commercial law firm in Nigeria – Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie.

A seasoned lawyer, Agbor, who joined the firm in September 1990, has had a distinguished practice in banking, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, finance, tax and laws relating to foreign investment. He holds LL.B, Bachelor of Law, B. Sc. in Political Science and M.PA (Masters in Public Administration).

A former Company Secretary/Legal Adviser of Gulf Bank of Nigeria Limited, he worked variously at the Corporate Finance and Legal Departments of Citibank (formerly Nigeria International Bank Limited) and as a solicitor in the firm of Ajumogobia, Okeke & Oyebode, a Lagos- based firm of legal practitioners engaged in the general commercial practice of law.

Agbor serves on the board of FSDH Securities Limited (member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange); Director, FSDH Merchant Bank Limited; Director, Pensions Alliance Limited (a Pension Fund Administrator) and Director, Swift Network Services Limited. Mbonu is a COREN-registered engineer, a Fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), Fellow of the Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Fellow of the Sierra Leone Institute of Engineers.