Dr. Gregory Jobome, HCIB

Dr. Jobome is a thoroughbred banking professional with a strong academic background. He obtained a first-class degree in Economics from the University of Maiduguri in 1986 and a Distinction in Master’s in Business Administration from Obafemi Awolowo University in 1990. Dr Jobome also obtained a Master of Science Degree (1994) and a Doctorate degree (2002) both in Economics and Finance from Loughborough University, UK.
He has over 26 years of working experience obtained from Guaranty Trust Bank, the University of Liverpool Management School, Manchester Business School and Access Bank Plc. He joined Access Bank Plc in July 2010 as a General Manager and Chief Risk Officer. Prior to joining the Bank, he was a Risk Management Consultant to Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.Dr. Jobome has been instrumental to the many giant strides attained by the Bank in the risk management space.
 Dr. Jobome is a highly sought-after resource person and has held several key industry leadership positions, including; Chairman, CRC Credit Bureau Ltd; President, Risk Management Association of Nigeria; Member, Working Group on Regulatory Reforms of the Institute of International Finance and Member, Capacity Building Committee. He is also an Honorary Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria. He was appointed to the Board in January 2017.  He sits of the Board of Access Bank Mozambique S.A

Professional Experience

Academic  and Professional Qualifications

Appointment Date

Board Committee membership

Executive Director
Chief Risk Officer
Access Bank Plc


PhD Economics & Finance, Economics Department, Loughborough University,


Member-Board Credit and Finance Committee

July 2010-2017

Chief Risk Officer
Access Bank Plc
(General Manager)


M.Sc. Economics & Finance, Economics Department, Loughborough University,

Member-Board Risk Management Committee

September 2008-March 2010

Risk Management Consultant
Guaranty Trust Bank


MBA, Obafemi Awolowo University

Member-Board Digital and Information Technology Committee


University of Liverpool
Lecturer and Researcher


B.Sc. Economics, University of

Member-Board Technical Committee on Retail Expansion



Project Research Associate
Manchester Business School

Member, Global Association of Risk Practitioners

October 1990- December 1994

  • Financial Control
  • Local Treasury

Guaranty Trust Bank
(Deputy Manager)

Member, International Association of Risk & Compliance Professionals

Member, Risk Managers Association of Nigeria

Member, Institute of Leadership and Management UK

Member, Royal Economic Society UK

Member, Institute of Directors UK

Member, Institute of Directors Nigeria

Institute of International Finance (organizational membership)

Honorary Senior Member, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria

Certified Risk Specialist (CRS)

Certified Operational Risk Professional

Certified Risk Manager