Mr. Chuks Ekpunobi, B.Sc., FCA, MBA is a professional Accountant with over 20 years post-qualification experience in the specialized fields of Audit, Finance & Banking, Strategic Planning, Financial Engineering, Corporate Re-positioning and Strategic Business Management.
Mr. Ekpunobi commenced his professional career with KPMG (formerly Peat Marwick Ani Ogunde & Co) and later joined the banking sector where he over the years gained considerable exposure that cut across different banking environments. He last worked for Heritage Bank where he was at various times the Divisional Head of Strategy and Execution and the Divisional Head of the Victoria and Lagos Island Division of the bank. Before Heritage Bank, he worked with Enterprise Bank where he was the Chief Auditor/General Manager of the bank. Chuks was also the Head of Strategic Business and Operations Group at Aquila Capital, the Financial Controller of Fortune International Bank Plc, and presently Heads our Strategic Business and Operations Group, Head, Internal Control, Head of Inspection & Head, Financial Control of Institutions such as Ivory Merchant Bank, Metropolitan Bank & Fortune International Bank Limited. He also had varied experience in Leasing in Acquila Capital Limited where he worked as Assistant Vice-President. He was also the Chief Inspector of Spring Bank Plc (now Enterprise Bank Limited) and was a Nominee of the Bank on the Board of PanAfrican Capital Plc.
Mr. Ekpunobi is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and an Associate member of both the Chartered Institute of Taxation and Chartered Institute of Management. He is a graduate of the University of Nigeria, with an MBA from University of Port Harcourt.