Head, North Bank & Public Sector

Sufiyanu Garba is currently the Head, North Bank and Public Sector Group, Keystone Bank Limited. He is a member of Society of Investment Professional and Security Futures Authority, London. A visionary and inspirational result-oriented leader with bold management skills and a proven track record of superior and consistent performance over 20 years’ in the financial services industry spanning Commercial, Retail, Investment, Financial planning & Analysis, Credit Structuring, Financial Advisory & Consulting, etc.

He previously worked in Access Bank (and the Defunct Diamond Bank) where he oversaw the Northern Business as the North Directorate Head. He was also in other roles in various Banks such as Divisional Head – Public Sector (Diamond Bank),Regional Director – Government Business FCT (Intercontinental Bank) and Secretary Technical at Business Support Group – Abuja. He also had worked with National Planning Commission, Abuja, ASO Savings and Loans Plc, Bureau of Public Enterprise, Assets and Resource Management (ARM), Guaranty Trust Bank and Central Bank of Nigeria.

He has vast experience in building and leading teams in the Banking, financial services and Public Sector; an articulate and diplomatic communicator who thrives on building and maintaining excellent client relationships, and dynamic professionalism always. He Possess a strong academic background – a BSc in Economics from University of Nigeria, and a Masters’ in International Securities, Investment and Banking from the University of Reading, UK. He is also a certified Investment Manager and a member of the Society of Investment Professional and Security Futures Authority, London.

Sufiyanu Garba was born on 25th September and hails from Zamfara state. He loves reading, meeting people, and listening to good music