Halima Buba


Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer

Halima Buba brings over two decades of comprehensive banking expertise to her role as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at SunTrust Bank. Her illustrious career spans prominent financial institutions, including Allstates Trust Bank, Zenith Bank, Inland Bank Plc, Oceanic Bank Plc, and Ecobank Nigeria Limited. Halima earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and an MBA from the University of Maiduguri.

An alumnus of the Lagos Business School’s Senior Management Programme, she is a Senior Honorary Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants. Halima serves as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) and Anchoria Asset Management Company Limited. She is deeply committed to youth and women empowerment, contributing significantly to the education of the girl child.