; theresa Ekong

Theresa Ekong

Chief Compliance Officer

Theresa Ekong is an accomplished Banker with over 22 years industry experience cutting across Banking Operations, Internal Control and Compliance. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from University of Uyo, Nigeria.

She joined Providusbank in 2015 as the Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to this, Theresa has worked and held various compliance roles in UBA, Keystone Bank, Mainstreet Bank/Polaris Bank.

Theresa has also attended local and international training opportunities covering Risk Management, Risk based Audit, AML/CFT emerging trends, Corporate Governance and Compliance Risk Management.

She is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (ACAMS), Fellow and Director of the Compliance Institute of Nigeria.