Victor Etuokwu, HCIB

Mr. Etuokwu’s appointment as Executive Director was renewed in January 2018 following the expiration of his initial term. He was first appointed Executive Director of the Bank in January 2012. He oversees the Personal Banking Division and has over two decades of banking experience cutting across Operations, Information Technology, and Business Development.
He joined the Bank in July 2003 from Citibank Nigeria. Mr Etuokwu holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Ibadan and the University of Benin respectively.
He is an Honorary Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and represents the Bank on the boards of E-Tranzact Plc and Unified Payments Services Limited. He also sits on the Board of ACT Foundation and Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited.


Professional Experience

Academic and Professional Qualifications

Appointment Date

Board Committee Membership

2012 to Date

Executive Director, Access Bank Plc

Senior Honorary Member - Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (HCIB)


Member-Board Credit and Finance Committee

January 2011-January 2012

Integration Director, Access Bank / Intercontinental Bank Business Combination Project (General Manager)

Masters in Business Administration-University of Benin 

Member-Board Digital and Information Technology Committee


February 2008-January 2011

Head, Retail Banking Division
Access Bank Plc
(General Manager)

Bachelor of Science,  Human Nutrition- University of Ibadan

July 2006-February 2008

Head, Retail Banking Division
Access Bank Plc
(Deputy General Manager)


Director of Integration – Access Bank Merger Group

(Deputy General Manager)


Group Head, Branch Services and Cash Management, Access Bank Plc
(Assistant General Manager)

2001 – 2003

Head, Records and Reconciliation, Internal Control Unit, Citibank Bank Nigeria

Deputy Head, Quality Assurance/  Verification/Technology Control Unit


Head, Cash Management Operations Unit, Citibank Nigeria


Head of Operations,  Citibank Nigeria


Head, Sundries, Clearing and General Internal Services Units

Citibank Nigeria


Head Teller, Head Office

Citibank Nigeria