Listen to ABR

Driving The Family Legacy - Course or Burden?

Jun 17, 2021 11:40 AM
Driving The Family Legacy - Course or Burden? PwC NextGen Talks, Africa Business Radio, Uzoma Dozie, Family Business, Diamond Bank, Family Legacy, NextGen Club, Entrepreneurship

Our pioneer guest on NextGen Talks is an experienced financial adviser, economist, technologist, and entrepreneur who has led the way in implementing large skill technology solutions to drive sustainable economic reform in Africa’s financial services sector for over 20 years. Uzoma Dozie was the last Group managing director of Diamond Bank, Nigeria having taking over the mantle from his Father, Mr. Pascal Dozie who founded the bank in 1990. During his tenure at Diamond bank, Uzoma was responsible for overseeing the corporate and commercial arms of the bank. He grew the retail banking arm to 18 million customers and oversaw the successful merger with Access Bank in April 2019 resulting in the new institution becoming Africa’s largest bank with 29 million customers. Prior to leading Diamond bank, Uzoma was a financial controller, spearheading different strategic business units within the organization. After his stint at Diamond bank, Uzoma has since launched “Sparkle” a mobile-first platform for Nigeria’s retail sector combining his vision for using technology to power financial inclusion and skill with his extensive background in retail and financial services. Uzoma is passionate about leveraging technology to play a definitive role in the social development and transformation of businesses on the continent. He believes that technology, good governance combined with support and education for SMEs has the power to push Africa forward.

0:00 / 0:00

Get the latest headlines and unique ABR stories, sent every weekday.

Micos Chicken and Waffles

Upcoming Events

Thu 15

Africa Data Protection Conclave

Oct 15 @ 10 AM - Oct 15 @ 03 PM
Sat 10

The Boss Lady Conference 2020

Oct 10 @ 11 AM - Oct 10 @ 01 AM
Wed 17

ABR social sensitization on HIV & AIDs

Jul 17 @ 07 AM - Jul 24 @ 05 AM

Job Listing

Software Developer

Google
2019-07-31
×

Newscast

News Updates

  • Australia Approves Tough New Veto Powers Over Foreign Agreements Amid China Row

  • United States issues travel curbs for Chinese Communist Party members

  • Twitter Bans Content Which ‘Dehumanizes’ Based On Race, Ethnicity

  • Iran Passes Law To Boost Enrichment And Block Inspectors

  • Egypt Accused Of Execution Spree

  • United Nations And Ethiopia Reach Agreement On Aid Pact For War-Hit Tigray

  • Central Bank of Nigeria Directs Banks to Close Naira Accounts for IMTO Proceeds

  • Federal Executive Council Approves N120.7bn for Road Reconstruction

  • Nigerian President To Address Lawmakers Over Insecurity Issues

  • Nigeria Records 122 New COVID-19 Cases