Dr. Kingsley Obiora
Deputy Governor (Economic Policy)
Central Bank of Nigeria
Dr. Obiora is Deputy Governor (Economic Policy) in the Central Bank of Nigeria, having served as an Alternate Executive Director in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington DC, USA. In this capacity, he was a member of the Executive Board, collectively responsible for conducting the daily operations of the IMF. He also assisted to represent the interests of 23 African Countries, including Nigeria, at the Board.
Dr. Obiora has a first degree from the University of Benin as well as Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
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In this exclusive panel, central bank Deputy Governors share their views on CBDCs. Gain unique perspectives on CBDC design, policy considerations, and the role of CBDC in shaping the future financial system. Learn about the challenges, opportunities, and potential implications of CBDCs in the financial sector. Hear from these high-level decision-makers their strategic vision and practical insights that drive the CBDC agenda.