Joseph Chiazor Okechukwu

Joseph OkechukwuJoseph Chiazor Okechukwu is a Mechanical Engineer, a Member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE), and a registered Engineer with the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN).  He is also a Member of Risk Management Association of Nigeria (RIMAN) and a Fellow of the Institute of Credit Administration (FICA).  

Engr. Okechukwu retired from the Bank of Industry Limited (BOI) as Assistant General Manager and Head of Operations in 2014, after 28 years of meritorious service. He was at various times, the head of Risk Management, Small and Medium Enterprises (Aba Zonal Office) and Administration Groups of the Bank. He was a member of a team of BOI management that toured various African and Asian countries, which resulted in the repositioning of BOI as a world-class financial institution. He has served as Director representing the Bank of Industry on the board of many manufacturing companies and has recently been appointed as Consultant and Business Development Service Provider (BDSP) to the Bank.

Before joining BOI (then NIDB) in 1986, he had worked as an Engineer in NEPA Power Station, Sapele and Keystone Valve Limited, Lagos between 1982 and 1985.  He is currently the Managing Director/CEO of Chyfour Associates Limited; a company specialized in industrial, finance and management consultancy. He is also the founder of Lily Hills Schools, a foremost educational institution that caters for children from Crèche to Secondary School and prepares them for university matriculation.

Engr. Okechukwu is widely travelled and has attended various local and international courses on Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Project Management and Leadership.  He is a member of the Dispute Resolution Panel of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).

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