Executive Management

Deputy Managing Director

PAUL OKEKEPaul Okeke is an experienced Finance & Accounting professional with extensive Textile industry & FMCG  knowledge and skills in risk management and assurance, financial accounting, financial reporting, financial analysis, financial control, strategy and planning, budgeting and budgetary control, knowledge of IFRS, SAP implementation, Finance shared services and functional leadership. He is a fellow of the Institute of the Chartered Accountant of Nigeria with over 27 year cognate experience. Has a BSC in Finance from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and an MBA in Management from Imo State University. He got four different prizes as the best graduating student in the department of Finance and Faculty of Business Administration. He is a member of Nigeria Institute of Management (MNIM). He is also a registered member of Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria.

Paul worked as Chief Accountant, Deputy MD/Company Secretary of General Cotton Mill Ltd, Financial Controller of Grand Cereal Ltd and Finance Director of UAC Foods Ltd. He completed a certificate programme in Executive Leadership by Cornell University, USA in 2010. He attended many courses; strategic development & implementation, Executive team leadership at Lagos Business School, Unilever Regional Management Education programme at Mangochi Malawi, Strategy & Finance course at Ashridge Strategic Management Centre Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire, UK and many others.

He joined Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) in 2016 as Head, Finance and later rose to the position of the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. In October 2017 he was appointed by the Board to steer the affairs of EEDC as Acting Managing Director / CEO, a position held till August, 2018. Paul is currenlty the Deputy Managing Director, EEDC.

 



Acting Chief Services Officer