UAC of Nigeria PLC (UAC) has announced the appointments of Mr Dan Owor Agbor as the Chairman of the Company and Engineer (Dr.) Okechukwu John Mbonu as a Non – Executive Director following the resignation from the Board of the Company of Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and Dr Okechukwu Enelamah, both recently appointed Ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Mr Agbor, 55, is the Managing Partner of one of the leading commercial law firms in the country – Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie. A seasoned lawyer, Mr Agbor, who joined the firm in September 1990 until date, has had a distinguished practice in areas covering banking, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, finance, tax, and the laws relating to foreign investment. He holds the following qualifications: LL.B, Bachelor of Law, B. Sc. in Political Science and M.PA (Masters in Public Administration).
A former Company Secretary/Legal Adviser of Gulf Bank of Nigeria Limited, he worked variously at the Corporate Finance and Legal Departments of Citibank (formerly Nigeria International Bank Limited) and as a Solicitor in the firm of Ajumogobia, Okeke & Oyebode, a Lagos-based firm of legal practitioners engaged in the general commercial practice of law.
Mr Agbor serves on the Board of the following companies: Chairman, FSDH Securities Limited (Member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange); Director, FSDH Merchant Bank Limited; Director, Pensions Alliance Limited (a Pension Fund Administrator) and Director, Swift Network Services Limited.