The Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc, Mr Oscar Onyema, has resigned as a non-executive director on the board of the Nigerian Exchange Limited.
The NGX Exchange made this known in a statement on Thursday after the confirmation of the listing of the shares of NGX Group on the exchange’s platform.
The Chairman of NGX Exchange, Mr Abubakar Mahmoud, said, “On behalf of the board and management of The Exchange, I extend our heartfelt gratitude to Mr Onyema for his selfless service to The Exchange.
“As he transitions into this new phase as the GMD/CEO of a listed company, we reiterate our commitment to act in the best interest of all issuers to the benefit of all stakeholders in the capital market.”
The CEO, NGX Exchange, Mr Temi Popoola, said, “NGX owes its solid foundation to the effort of leaders like Mr Onyema, who worked tirelessly to build a capital market infrastructure we can be proud of.
“During his time as a non-executive director on the board of NGX, he brought to bear his wealth of experience and the unique institutional knowledge he possesses and we are grateful for that.”