FirstBank, Asian magazine partner on convention
First Bank of Nigeria Limited bank brand has partnered the Asian Banker Magazine to host the 3rd West Africa International Banking Convention 2016.
The event which has the theme “Building a Sustainable and Competitive Retail Banking Infrastructure for West Africa” will hold on June 30, 2016, at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Over 100 senior executives and supporting executives in retail, technology, innovation, operations, strategy and planning are expected to attend the event from West Africa and other regions’ retail banking and payments industries.
The West Africa International Retail Banking Dialogue 2016, the third in the series will be a convergence of global advisory panel contributing policies and insights into the experiences of leading decision makers in West Africa, among whom are: Mr. Emmanuel Daniel, Chairman, The Asian Banker, who will deliver the welcome address.
Mr. Gbenga Shobo, Deputy Managing Director, FirstBank, who will deliver a keynote address with the theme: “Global Innovation: Impacting Banking in West Africa” and Matt Dooley, Managing Director, Connected Thinking.
According to Mr. Gbenga Shobo, Deputy Managing Director, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, “the retail banking business is evolving rapidly as a result of heightening competition, increased regulation and changing customer expectations.