Ex-Inspector General Of Police MD Abubakar Appointed As New Board Chairman Of Platinum Mortgage Bank
The Platinum Mortgage Bank Limited has announced the former Inspector General of Police Mohammed Dikko Abubakar (rtd) as the new board chairman of the organization.
PMBL whose sole mission is to improve the welfare of Nigerians through the provision of efficient stress-free and quality house delivery services at affordable cost, was incorporated in 1992 with the Corporate Affairs Commission to provide savings, loans and homes ownership services, and licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria under the CBN Decree 24 of 1991 and FMBN Decree No.53 of 1989 respectively to provide Mortgage Banking Services in Nigeria.
In a statement signed by the company’s media adviser, Festus Adebayo, said the appointment MD Abubakar is saddled with the responsibility of providing leadership to the board, taking responsibility for the board’s composition and development, ensuring proper information for the board, planning and conducting board meetings effectively, getting all directors involved in the board’s work, ensuring the board focuses on its key tasks, engaging the board in assessing and improving its performance, overseeing the induction and development of directors and supporting the chief executive/MD.
The statement described MD Abubakar as a versatile and dynamic leader with a great sense of responsibility and wide range of diverse exposures, capabilities and competences spanning from his forte as an administrator, criminologist, intelligent officer, prosecutor, investigator, an entrepreneur and savvy police officer who has held several management positions in the Nigeria Police Force and financial institutions for years. He was the pioneer chairman of the NPF pension Board 2014-2018.