Annette Wattie

General Manager, Retail Banking
ACIB, Dip. (Business Mgmt.), EMBA (Dist.)

Annette Wattie, General Manager, Retail Banking, Republic Bank (Ghana) PLC, is an inveterate banker who brings to bear more than 30 years of retail banking, branch operations, and supervisory and management expertise.

Prior to her most current role as General Manager, Ms. Wattie served as Regional Sales Manager, Republic Bank Limited – a position with oversight and responsibility for more than 10 branches of varying sizes and staff complements.  During her years of service, she has also successfully led teams at small, medium and large branches across Trinidad and Tobago, served as a relief manager in the Business Systems and Process Improvement (BSPI) Department, as an Operations Manager, and as a Senior Audit Official in the Bank’s Internal Audit Department.

Ms. Wattie has served as a Staff Trustee of the Republic Bank Employee Pension Plan and currently serves as a member of the Bank’s Board Appointed Job Evaluation Panel. She holds an Executive Master of Business Administration degree with Distinction and a Diploma in Business Management both from the Arthur Lok Jack Global School of Business (UWI) and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB).

Ms. Wattie has also completed several short course executive management and training programmes at Dale Carnegie, the Cranfield School of Management, UK, the University of Miami, and the BAI Graduate School of Banking, University of Wisconsin.