NLI rejoices with and congratulates NLI Senior Fellow, Mr. Asue Ighodalo, on his meritorious appointment as Chairman, Board of Directors, Sterling Bank Plc. The cheery event took place on July 8, 2014.

Mr. Ighodalo is a Founding and Managing Partner at Banwo and Ighodalo Law Firm. His core areas of practice are Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Energy; Natural Resources, Mergers; Acquisitions, Banking; Securitization and Project Finance. He has a background in Economics.

Highly innovative and proactive, Mr. Ighodalo has over the years demonstrated an uncanny capacity for brokering and assuring smooth conclusion of the most complicated negotiations. His foray into capital markets, project finance; international finance has seen him develop, at different times, ingenious and creative strategies that translated into uncommon success for many business transactions.

This latest appointment is as much recognition of his impactful contributions in shaping Sterling Bank's remarkable transformation as it is also for his invaluable contributions to the growth and development of the finance sub-sector finance in Nigeria.