Dr. George Elombi, Executive Vice President – Governance, Legal & Corporate Services
Dr. George Elombi was appointed Executive Vice President in April 2015. He manages the Bank’s Corporate Governance, Legal and Board functions. As Executive Secretary, he oversees the meetings of the Executive Board and General Meetings of Shareholders as well as related Shareholder matters.
Prior to his appointment, Dr. Elombi served as the Director of Legal Services and Executive Secretary of the Bank from January 2009. He joined Afreximbank as a Legal Officer in October 1996, becoming a Senior Legal Officer in 2001, Chief Legal Officer in 2003, and Deputy Director in 2008.
He holds an LL.M. degree from the London School of Economics, University of London, and a Ph.D. degree in law, with specialisation in international commercial arbitration, from the same university.