Appointed July 2, 2020

Binta is an experienced Financial Services Executive and a Consultant with a deep knowledge of the financial services value chain. She holds close to 30 years of experience in strategic leadership, wholesale and retail banking, wealth, fiduciary & Asset management and treasury marketing.

A pioneer Chief Executive Officer for Stanbic IBTC Trustees Limited, she led the team to establish a thriving business that is a market leader today. She was at various times Head of Expert Banking, Head, Commercial Banking & Public Sector Group Nigeria in Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Pioneer Head of Wealth Management in FBN Capital Limited, and Head of Treasury Marketing in then MBC International Bank.

An astute board member, Mrs. Max-Gbinije also currently sits on boards of social impact organizations which enables her deliver on her interest in female development. She is currently an Executive Council Member of Women in Business, Management & Public Service (WIMBIZ). She was the Chairperson Stanbic IBTC Blue Women and Vice President of The Association of Corporate Trustees. She was voted in 2018 as one of Nigeria’s Most Inspiring Women. She is a frequent conference speaker on the topics of Financial literacy & inclusion, Faith and Women empowerment.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Language from University of Jos, a Masters in International Law and Diplomacy from University of Lagos and a Masters in Business Administration from ESUT Business School. She has attended various Ivy League Business schools for Executive & leadership education which include Harvard, INSEAD, Wharton, Kellogg Business School and the Yale School of Management.

She is the Chairman of the Board Risk Management and Compliance Committee and member of the Board Audit Committee of Access Pension Fund Custodian Limited.