Zenith Bank (UK) Limited

Trade & commodity finance solutions to help businesses grow

Helping you develop markets, transact confidently and enhance cash flow

Every day we handle large volumes of Export Letters of Credit originating from Zenith Bank Plc and correspondent banks in Nigeria and West Africa. Transactions made elsewhere in the world are expedited through our network of banking contacts in other countries. 

Here’s how we can help:

  • We have extensive knowledge and experience of transacting in African markets
  • Incoming Letters of Credit and shipping documents are paid promptly
  • We will get to know your business and have a thorough understanding of your export-related priorities.
  • Dedicated trade and commodity finance team in London
  • Every aspect of every transaction handled in house
  • Most transactions completed in less than 48 hours
  • Our service is responsive and courteous
  • We will go out of our way to get things done when you want and as you want
  • Guidance and advice on trading with Nigeria or elsewhere in Africa


Tania Powell
Head of Trade Services
+44 (0) 20 7105 3957

Tim Holmes
Assistant Manager
Head of Settlements
+44 (0)20 7105 3934

Priya Ganjoo
Assistant Manager
Head of Payments
+44 (0)20 7105 3932

Ogiuwa Madunagu
Assistant Manager
Head of Trade Enquiries
+44 (0)20 7105 3959