Mr. Ikeazor Okonkwo holds a Bachelor of Science degree (B.Sc.) in Accounting from University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Imperial College Business School, London. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria as well as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.
He is a seasoned professional with over 21 years work experience in professional services, banking and in the Oil and Gas industry. He started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1999, where he held various positions in the Lagos and London offices until 2008 when he moved to Bank PHB Plc (now Keystone Bank Limited) to head the Group Finance Department.
He rose to become the bank’s Chief Finance Officer before joining Nestoil Limited as the Group Chief Finance Officer. He became the Chief Finance Officer for UBA Africa, the Rest of Africa operations of United Bank for Africa Plc covering 19 countries. He held this position until June 2020, before transitioning to private business.
He joined the Board of NISL in 2016