February 01, 2018 10.00AM / Proshare WebTV
This is in accordance with the provisions of Section 8(1) (2) of
the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) (Establishment) Act 2007.
About Edward Adamu
Adamu was born on June 22, 1959 (57yrs) in Kaltungo LGA, he
is happily married with four children , and has acquired over twenty
five years of experience at the CBN.
degree in Engineering degree (Quantity Surveying), Second Class Upper from the
Faculty of Engineering at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, he is a Fellow of the
Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors. He has several postgraduate
professional certifications from the Institute of Credit Administration of
Nigeria, Wharton School USA, INSEAD France, Chicago Booth& IMD
He is an
active member of several professional bodies including the Nigerian Institute
of Quantity Surveyors; Project Management Institute, USA; International
Knowledge Management Institute, USA; International Society for Performance
Improvement, USA; and the Association of Project Managers, UK.
the CBN in June 1992 and in 2012, was appointed Director of the Strategy
Management Department where he was responsible for alongside the Board of the
bank, ensuring that the “CBN has a clearly articulated strategy that would
ensure the delivery of the Mandate of the Bank, organizational alignment and
focus on strategy – from development to execution – by integrating
Strategy-Focused concepts, principles, and best practices into the fabric,
cadence, and processes of the organization.”
Director of Strategy, he was a member of the Monetary Policy Implementation
Committee and the Financial Services Regulatory Coordination Committee as well
as an observer at the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).
he was appointed Director, Human Resources Department with the task of
developing the Human Capital assets of the regulator.
In 2008 he
was seconded for two years to the Gombe State Government to set-up and run a
strategic framework for best practices in procurement.
he served as Programme Director (Head of the Projects Planning and
Implementation Division) handling multi-dimensional large scale projects for
In 2004 as
an Assistant Director, he was the Head of the Non-core Team under a Re-
engineering and Re-structuring program (Project EAGLES) undertaken to
re-position the Bank working with Accenture Consulting.
he led the Knowledge Management Team where he oversaw the development of a Knowledge
Management Framework for the Bank.
In 2006 as
a Deputy Director, he served as Head of Business Support Division of the Bank
handing a portfolio of teams and functions including Knowledge Management,
Records Management, Strategic Alliance and Price Intelligence.
1992 and 2003, he served in several offices of the Engineering Services
Department of the Bank handling Project Conception, Evaluation, Contract
Documentation, Cost Planning & Control, Project Implementation and Closure
of several projects of the Bank including the current CBN Head Office Abuja.
Rising from the position of a Manager to an Assistant Director.
He is a
member of several Board and Project Steering Committees of the Bank including;
Budget; Staff Matters; Pension Fund Management; Establishment, Enterprise
Learning, Assets Disposal and REAL SPARC Project.