Emeka Okonkwo – Executive Director, Corporate, International, Investment Banking and Treasury
Mr. Emeka Okonkwo joined Union Bank in 2013 as an Executive Director heading the Bank’s Corporate, International, Investment Banking and Treasury businesses.
Mr. Okonkwo’s career in the banking industry commenced about 26 years ago as an officer in Citibank Nigeria. His career has spanned Corporate Finance, Credit Risk Management, Marketing, Treasury and Strategic Management in Citibank Nigeria and London.
In 2009, he was appointed to the board of Citibank Nigeria as an executive director for Commercial Banking and Global Subsidiaries. Prior to joining Union Bank, he was Director and head of the Corporate and Investment Banking Division of Citibank Bangladesh and had responsibility for client relationships of corporate institutions, financial institutions, public sector and global subsidiaries in the country.
Mr. Okonkwo has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka; an MSc in Construction Management from the University of Lagos and an MBA from Warwick Business School, UK.