Keystone Bank has confirmed the appointment of Yetunde Kakulu as the managing director of its Uganda subsidiary.Until her posting to manage Keystone Bank interests in the East African region, she was a divisional head in the bank’s Northern division. Mohammed Ciroma, divisional head, marketing and corporate communication, Keystone Bank Limited, made this known in a statement on Wednesday.
An old girl of Federal Government College, New Bussa, Mohammed said she also possesses a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ilorin as well as a Masters degree in Banking and Finance from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. She has also recently attended the leadership course at Wharton Executive Education College, University of Pennsylvania.
Yetunde’s foray into banking has spanned over twenty years garnering experience variously as operations manager and business manager with some of the leading banks in Nigeria before being head-hunted by Keystone Bank to be part of the change management team.
Her professional trajectory has been in retail, commercial and public sector banking in Keystone Bank where she rose to become an assistant general manager making her eligible for her new assignment as CEO of Keystone Bank’s subsidiary in Uganda.
Yetunde, whose appointment is to be ratified soon by the apex bank of Uganda, enjoys reading, sports and music. She is married with children.