Ifie Sekibo is a valued member and fellow of the Institute of Directors, The Energy Institute (formerly the Institute of Petroleum), Nigerian Institute of Management and the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.
He is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School OPM class and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
With over 20 years of professional experience in the energy sector and financial services industry, he is a strong-willed entrepreneur, passionate game changer and a result-oriented professional with a proven track record of turn-around management.
In 2003, he led a team that acquired Global Assurance Company Limited. As Executive Vice Chairman, he steered the new institution, International Energy Insurance, which emerged as a frontline insurance company in Nigeria, undertaking a successful listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Ifie Sekibo is currently the Managing Director/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc.
His passion and relentless drive for turn-around management is also evident in the remarkable journey of Heritage Bank, and in his determination to build a financial services institution that will raise people and businesses that can establish a culture of true generational wealth, and help steer the economy towards sustainable growth.