By Collins Nweze
The Board of Directors of CRC Credit Bureau Limited has appointed Mrs. Olubunmi Lawson as an Independent Non- Executive Director. The appointment has been okayed by the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Mrs. Lawson is bringing to CRC Credit’s Board over 30 years of experience in senior executive positions spanning micro finance banking, consultancy and social enterprise sectors.
She is the pioneer Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Edfin Microfinance Bank. She is a former interim MD/CEO of Fortis Microfinance Bank between March-August of 2018. From 2006-2017, she was the pioneer Managing Director/CEO of Accion Microfinance Bank Limited and the Executive Director of FATE Foundation between 2001 and 2005.
A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Mrs. Lawson, holds a Master’s in Business Administration IESE International Graduate School of Management.
The Chairman, CRC Credit Bureau, Dr. Gregory Jobome, said the Board was glad to have Mrs Lawson, adding that she was coming after the company had celebrated its 10th Aniversary.
“We are very excited to welcome Olubunmi to the Board and we have no doubt that she will put her vast wealth of experience at the disposal of the Board as she joins other highly experienced Directors to take the company on its next phase of growth,’’ he added.