Rita holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She started her banking career in Access Bank Plc in 2007 and rose to become the Head of Fixed Income Trading at Globus Bank.
She has vast experience in Fixed Income and Currency Trading, Asset and Liability Management, Treasury Sales, Correspondent Banking and Financial Institutions. As a result of her Outstanding Performance, the bank received a Special award/Recommendation from Debt Management Office as the Most Outstanding Primary Dealer Market Marker in 2016. Rita is an alumnus of the Aresty Institute of Executive Education at Wharton University and a Fellow of the Financial Market Dealers Association of Nigeria.
She has attended several courses including Simarch’s Fixed Income and Securities (South Africa) and Fixed Income and Derivatives (Citibank London) and Treasury Management Academy (Euromoney). She is a Financial Analyst at CNBC Africa and FMDQ/Channels Television. She holds both the Treasury Dealers Certification and ACI-Dealing Certificate.