In July 2015, after her tenure in the SEC, she was appointed the vice president and treasurer of the World Bank.
She worked for various institutions including the Harvard Institute for International Development
She was a Senior Investment Officer/Senior Capital Markets Officer from 1993 to 1997, then Division Manager Investments
She was appointed vice-president for Corporate Management at the ADB in March 2006, responsible for Language
She was nominated as the Director-General of the Securities & Exchange Commission by President Umaru Yar'Adua in July 2009. Arunma Oteh became Director General of the SEC in
In July 2015, Jim Yong Kim, the president of the World Bank appointed Arunma Oteh, Vice President and Treasurer of the institution.
In that capacity, she managed the organization's US$200 billion debt portfolio, as well as an
In late 2018, Oteh left the World Bank to join St Antony's College, Oxford University, as an academic scholar and an