Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu is the Group Managing Director/CEO of Zenith Bank Plc. Until his appointment on June 01, 2019, he was the Deputy Managing Director of the Bank. He has over 29 years of experience in the banking industry in Nigeria.
Mr. Onyeagwu is a graduate of accounting from Auchi Polytechnic, Nigeria. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant (ACA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) in 1989 and became a Fellow (FCA) of ICAN in 2003. Mr. Onyeagwu is an alumnus of the University of Oxford, England, Where he obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Strategy, and certificate in Macroeconomics. He also undertook extensive executive-level education in Wharton Business School of the University of Pennsylvania, Columbia Business School of Columbia University, and the Harvard Business School of Harvard University, in the United States.
He is the Chairman of Zenith Pensions Custodian Limited and Zenith Nominees Limited. He is also on the Board of Zenith Bank (UK) Limited, FMDQ Holdings Plc and Shared Agent Network Expansion Facilities (SANEF) Limited. He also served on the board of Zenith Bank Ghana Limited, Zenith General Insurance and Africa Finance Corporation (AFC).
Mr. Onyeagwu is married with children.