Nath Ude is the Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of NOVA Merchant Bank Limited. Preceding this appointment, he was the Deputy Managing Director of the Bank
Mr. Ude is a seasoned Banker whose experience cuts across three continents in world class financial institutions. He has held several senior banking positions internationally and in Nigeria including Executive Director First City Monument Bank (FCMB) and recently Executive Director Union Bank from where he joined NOVA. He started his banking career over 28 years ago with Citibank.
Mr. Ude was a Non- Executive Director of NIBSS and is an Honorary Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN). He is widely regarded as a reliable and trusted motivator, a mentor with highly effective and result-oriented leadership, analytical mindset in addition to being business focused. His expertise lies in the development and management of complex processes and services, as well as in designing system and structural efficiencies that drive higher productivity, better customer and employee satisfaction and maximum stakeholder value.
Mr. Ude has a BSc in Finance, Masters in Business Administration, numerous professional qualifications and attended various leadership programs at globally renowned