Bola Adesola

Senior Vice-Chairman, Africa, Standard Chartered Bank

Bola joined the SCB Group in 2011 and until her elevation was Managing Director of Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria and West Africa. Prior to joining the group, she was an Executive Director at First Bank of Nigeria Plc for five years, and before that, Managing Director of Kakawa Discount House, Nigeria, for seven years. She also worked at Citibank for nine years in senior leadership roles.
She was appointed to the United Nations Global Compact Board in 2015.