Buba Kanteh

Buba Kanteh is a graduate of Saint Mary’s University Extension Programme, Halifax, Novascotia, Canada, with a double major in Economics and International Development Studies (IDS). He started his career with Standard Chartered Bank (Gambia) Limited in February, 1999 as a Credit Officer, Consumer Banking Division. He joined Guaranty Trust Bank (Gambia) Limited as a pioneer staff at Assistant Manager Level in 2002 and rose to the position of a Deputy Manager in 2004. During this period, he worked in different market facing units of the Bank including Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking, International Organizations and Religious Bodies, as Head. In 2006, Mr. Kanteh joined First International Bank Limited as Credit and Marketing Manager, a position he held until his appointment with Access Bank (Gambia) Limited as a Senior Manager in 2009. At Access Bank, he started as Group Head – Commercial and Consumer Banking Group. Two years later, he became Group Head – Treasury and Financial Institutions. Mr. Kanteh is also ACI Financial Markets - Paris qualified with merits.