September 16, 2013
C&I Outsourcing enters agreement to provide Diamond Bank Plc with Associate Personnel

Lagos, Nigeria; September 16, 2013 – Diamond Bank Plc, a leading commercial bank with operations in Nigeria, has engaged C&I Outsourcing, one of the leading names in Human Resource Consulting and Personnel Outsourcing, to provide strategic support in the form of recruitment and management of associate personnel to the Bank.

Under the engagement terms, C&I Outsourcing, which is a division of C&I Leasing Plc, will be responsible for recruiting and management of chauffeurs and other cadres of associate personnel as necessary for all Diamond Bank business locations in Nigeria.

During the first phase of the agreement, C&I Outsourcing will supply eight hundred chauffeurs and will be directly responsible for every administrative aspect of the concerned personnel, including welfare and health.

Mr. Iyke Chiobi, Head C&I Outsourcing, speaking on the new partnership, said: “We envision the start of an exciting relationship that will be based on the utmost professional offering available in the industry today. We have been providing specialized personnel support for over twelve years and believe that this partnership will foster meritocracy for both establishments.”


About C&I Outsourcing
C&I Outsourcing, a division of C&I Leasing Plc, is a licensed provider of manpower recruitment, training, personnel outsourcing and human resource consultancy services in Nigeria. In C&I Outsourcing, we believe in the right of our clients to harness the possibilities inherent in a service that enables them focus on their core competence while we manage the intricacies surrounding their personnel management.


About C&I Leasing
C & I leasing Plc, listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, is the foremost brand for leases and other ancillary services in Nigeria. With staff strength of over 4,000 people and operational offices in key locations in Nigeria and Ghana, the company takes pride in its track record of exceptional and qualitative service delivery.

Today, the C & I leasing Plc brand presence can be felt in major sectors in the Nigerian economy, providing specialized services, in Marine, Telecommunications, Oil and Gas, Equipment Rentals, Manpower Outsourcing and Transportation.


About Diamond Bank
Diamond Bank Plc began as a private limited liability company on March 21, 1991 (the company was incorporated on December 20, 1990). Ten years later, in February 2001, it became a universal bank. In January 2005, following a highly successful Private Placement share offer which substantially raised the Bank’s equity base, Diamond Bank became a public limited company. In May 2005, the Bank was listed on The Nigerian Stock Exchange. Moreover, in January 2008, Diamond Bank’s Global Depositary Receipts (GDR) was listed on the Professional Securities Market of the London Stock Exchange. The first bank in Africa to record that feat.




Media Contact:
Samuel Iboroma
C&I Leasing Plc