; Gideon Jarikre

Gideon Jarikre

Group Head, International Operations

Gideon Jarikre is the Head of International Operations Division of the Bank. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Benin in 1985. He also holds a master’s degree in Banking and Finance from the same University in 1997.

He joined ProvidusBank in 2015 having worked in Institutional Investors Limited and Zenith Bank Plc. While in Zenith, he was in charge of the International Operations of the bank for several years. He also worked as the Chief Compliance Officer of the Bank as well as supervising the Foreign Subsidiaries of the Zenith Bank Group.

Gideon has over 24 years of banking experience and has attended a number of training programs locally and internationally including the Executive Management program at the London Business School, United Kingdom.

He is a senior member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered).