The Head of Corporate Affairs at the National Investment Bank (NIB), Charles Komla Wordey, has been admitted by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), United Kingdom, as a member.
The soft-spoken Mr. Wordey, has worked for about twenty (20) years and has experience in marketing communications, design and planning, media management, brand and reputation management, event planning and management, and Corporate Social Responsibility management.
He commenced his career in Ghana Telecom now Vodafone in 1996.
He has also worked with Enterprise Insurance Company and uniBank (Ghana) Limited as the Head of Marketing and Corporate Affairs, as well as the Export Trade, Agricultural and Industrial Development Fund (EDAIF).
Charles Wordey, graduated with a BA degree in Sociology from the University of Ghana, Legon in 1994, and an MBA from the Wolverhampton Business School, UK, and is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), UK.
With a hardworking management led by Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ernest Mawuli Agbesi, and the Board led by Togbe Afede, Mr. Wordey, and his team in the Corporate Affairs at the National Investment Bank, have given the bank a new image in recent times.
Indeed, new branches of the bank, are springing almost on monthly basis.
As result of this sterling performance, recently, the Banker Africa, at its recent Banker Africa’s West African Awards, adjudged NIB as the Best Investment Bank in Ghana for the year 2015.
The annual Banker Africa Award, is continent-wide assessment open to all banks and financial institutions in Africa.
The aim of the awards is to recognize outstanding performance and excellence in the financial services industry. The award is an attestation to the relentless pursuit of the support by NIB to Ghanaian businesses over the years.
NIB, has supported a good number of indigenous businesses with finance by way of equity and credit over the years.
The Bank currently has branches spread across all regions of the country, and is also pursuing an aggressive branch expansion programme in 2016. This will include the opening of branches in Yendi, Mampong and Suame among others by the end of June 2016.
In the words of the MD/CEO, Mr. Agbesi, “the award is an evidence of the great strides and successes the Bank has chalked over the years in supporting local businesses and this will encourage us to continue to support them”.