In a bid to continue to drive innovation, efficiency and profitable solutions to trading activities on the floor of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc.

The NGX group has appointed Temi Popoola as its new GMD/CEO.


After a successful time at helm of affairs of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc, Oscar Onyema is set to bow out.


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He will be succeeded by Temi Popoola as the new GMD/CEO of the NGX Group effective from January 1, 2024.


Also Jude Chiemeka will fill the vacant post of CEO of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX).

Onyema is expected to proceed on his terminal leave effective from January 1, 2024.

Popoola began his career in London as a portfolio manager focused on African energy markets.

He worked for several years as a senior equity derivatives trader with Bank of America Securities in New York.


There, he drove firm profitability by providing derivative solutions to US corporations and family offices.”

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Popoola was formerly the MD/CEO West Africa for Renaissance Capital and joined the NGX as CEO in 2021.

He said: “I step into this new role at NGX Group Plc with a deep sense of responsibility and enthusiasm.

I am fully committed to building on the foundation laid out and taking NGX Group to greater heights.”




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