Meet Aishah Ahmad

Aishah Ahmad is Head Consumer Banking & Privilege (Wealth) at Diamond Bank PLC, responsible for strategic retail products and customer segments including consumer banking, private wealth management, direct sales agent network with a customer base of over 5 million. Her professional experience spans almost two decades with global financial institutions such as Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, Bank of New York Mellon (UK), Zenith Bank PLC and NAL Bank PLC. She is a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association and holds an M.Sc. in Finance and Management from the Cranfield School of Management in the United Kingdom, an MBA with a specialization in Finance from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and a graduate degree in Accounting from the University of Abuja, Nigeria.

Aishah is passionate about global investing and promoting diversity & women’s (financial) inclusion. She is currently on the Executive Council of Women in Management, Business & Public Service, WIMBIZ ( and more recently has been named the Chairperson for the Wimbiz executive council; a leading women-focused not-for-profit organization in sub-Saharan Africa.