Speakers

An incredible group of visionary creatives, entrepreneurs, and researchers have joined us to pull back the curtain on their process and share road-tested insights

DR. JEKWU OZOEMENE

FINANCE SPECIALIST / WRITER

TEDxPortharcourt

TEDxPortHarcourt 2019

An African finance specialist, amateur economist, an author of short stories, poet, playwright and a banker, Jekwu is currently the MD/CEO of Lyceum Alliance Limited (a pre-eminent management consulting firm) and a Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) Nominee Director on the board of Business Partners International East Africa LLC (BPI EA), a risk finance company that supports SME growth in sub-Saharan Africa.

Dr. Jekwu Ozoemene has over 20 years’ experience in banking and finance within which he has held various strategic positions such as; Senior Investment Officer at the FMO in The Hague; Managing Director/CEO of Access Bank Zambia, and Deputy Managing Director of Access Bank Rwanda.

He is an Honorary Senior Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers Nigeria (HCIB), an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (ACIB), and a Member Chartered Institute of Bankers Scotland (MCIBS).

He holds a B.A from the University of Lagos, an MBA in Finance from the University of Leicester, a Chartered Banker MBA from Bangor University, and a DBA in Banking and Finance from Binary University College Malaysia.

He is a member Board of Trustees of Jalada Africa Trust, a Pan-African Collective set up to promote Writers and Creatives of African origin.