Chinedu Franklin Ibe

ADEChinedu Franklin Ibe is a graduate of Physics from the University of Calabar and also holds a Master of Science degree (M.Sc) in Physics from the same University. In addition, he trained in Leadership and Change Management from the Darden Business School - University of Virginia, USA.

With over 24 years of working experience in the banking sector, out of which 12 years was in senior management position, Chinedu's career spanned through Ecobank Bank, Diamond Bank, Standard Trust Bank [now United Bank for Africa] and BankPHB [now Keystone Bank]. His experience cuts across Operations, Public Sector, Commercial Banking, Consumer and Retail Banking, at different geographical locations of the country.

Prior to his joining EEDC, he was a Deputy General Manager and Country Head, Classic and Direct Banking (a Division of the Personal Banking unit) at Ecobank Nigeria, where he was responsible for activating banking relationships in the mass market, with a view to encouraging banking inclusion. He was also an Assistant General Manager and Divisional Head in charge of Retail and Consumer Banking – North, comprising Abuja, the Middle Belt and Northern regions of the bank.

Chinedu is an Honorary member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and actively involved in an Education Foundation, Anueyiagu Ibe Educational Foundation, focused on bridging and funding gaps for identified indigent members of his local community with over 50 beneficiaries so far.