Daniel resumed in Guaranty Trust Bank Gambia in January 2021 as the Executive Director in charge of Operations, Treasury and Technology.
Daniel Attah holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics from ABU Zaria and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Ambrose Alli University in 1994 and 2000 respectively. He is a member of Chartered Institute of Management of Nigeria and a professional student member of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).
He has over 23 years’ experience working with Citizens Bank (now Enterprise Bank), Main Street Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank Nigeria Plc and Guaranty Trust Bank (Ghana) Ltd. He was seconded to Guaranty Trust Bank (Ghana) Limited in 2015 as the General Manager in charge of Operations and Technology.
Daniel’s banking experience covers Clearing, Transaction Services, Customer Service, Funds Transfer, Domestic Operations, Remittances - Western Union, International Operations and Treasury Operations. Within these broad functional areas, he has handled specific functions which include cheque presentation and clearing, review of account opening forms, funds transfer, Branch Operations Head, customer service, reconciliation of ledger and accounts, investigations and resolution of customers complaints, preparation of audit summaries and schedules, customer third party transfers via Nigeria Interbank Settlement System, CBN funds transfer platform, settlement of interbank transactions, settlement of foreign and local placements and takings, settlement of treasury bills and bonds, customer and interbank FX transactions settlement, non-proprietary asset settlement, handling customer importation documents, payment for services abroad, liaison with Central Banks of Nigeria and Ghana and other regulatory bodies amongst others.
He has attended several local and foreign trainings including CITIBANK New York Seminar in California (2013), ICC FIT training (2011), Understudy of Offshore Banks Operations (CitiBank London, Deutsche London and GTB UK, - 2011), Structured LC/Trade Finance organized by CitiBank NA (2010), BASIS Software Training in Amman Jordan (2009), CBN Foreign Exchange Seminars, Personal Effectiveness Course, Fixed Income Securities trainings on Bond and Treasury Bills, Fraud Detection, Prevention and control training, Banking Operations and The Whole Manager (Facilitated by Human Performance Solutions).