Bayport Savings Appoints New MD

 Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh (left) in a handshake with an official

Bayport Savings and Loans Ltd has announced the appointment of Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh as Managing Director of the company.

His appointment was approved by Bank of Ghana (BoG) on December 11, 2017.

Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh also joins the company’s board of directors.

“I am confident Nii will lead us to more successes, as we continue to build a bigger and better Bayport,” said Kwame Pianim, Chairman of Bayport’s board of directors.

Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh replaces Mr Kofi Adu-Mensah, who is leaving the company after 13 years of dedicated service.

Nii Amankra Kwashie Tetteh joins Bayport from Barclays Bank of Ghana Ltd, where he was Director, Retail & Business Banking.

Nii Amankra started his career at Standard Chartered Bank in August 2001.

In February 2006, he joined Barclays Bank as a Business Development Manager owing to his passion for SME Banking.

Nii Amankra then joined the Barclays Retail Banking Business in 2009 and was confirmed as Head of Retail Distribution in 2010, a key member of the team that built Barclays Retail Business into Ghana’s leading Retail Banking Business.

In August 2014, Nii Amankra joined the Regional Office of the Retail Banking Business for Barclays Africa Group Limited as head for Branch Optimization, covering Barclays Africa’s 12 Markets outside of South Africa.

Nii Amankra returned to Barclays Bank of Ghana Limited in September 2016 as Director, Retail & Business Banking, a position he held until he was appointed as managing director of Bayport Savings and Loans limited.

Nii Amankra is an alumnus of China Europe International Business School, Shanghai, University of Leicester, UK, the University of Ghana, Legon, and an old student of Mfantsipim School.

He is married with three children.

About Bayport

Bayport Savings and Loans is a member of the Bayport Group of Companies of which Bayport Management Limited is the holding company.

Bayport Group’s subsidiaries operate in nine countries, namely Botswana, Colombia, Ghana, Mozambique, Mexico, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

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