Executive Management

Acting Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer

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. A fellow of the Institute of the Chartered Accountant of Nigeria with over 25 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.

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 was the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of EEDC before his appointment as the Acting MD/CEO.

 

 



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