Board of Directors

Joke Chukwumah

Chairman

Mrs. Joke Chukwumah is the Managing Director of Lucent Limited ( A Trading Company) and School Director of Children’s International School, Lekki. She is also a member of Board of Directors of several other companies.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (Hons) from Kingston Polytechnic, Kingston, Surrey, England and a Master of Science in International Economics & Banking from University of Wales, Cardiff. Her career exposure spans Continental Merchant Bank, Chartered Bank and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc from where she left to set up Lucent Limited. Her work experience covers credit, marketing, consumer & corporate banking.

Nicholas Nyamali

Non-Executive Director

Nicholas Nyamali is the Group Managing Director of Investment One Financial Services Limited. He holds two Masters’ Degrees in Law and Economics as well as an MBA from the London Business School.

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, UK and a member of the Institute of Securities & Investment, UK. Nicholas started his career as a Barrister & Solicitor with Haruna & Co. He then worked with Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) before joining GTBank Plc, working at various times in the legal, corporate banking and corporate finance teams. He thereafter worked with Barclays Capital, London and Mckinsey & Co, London before returning to Nigeria to set up Investment One Financial Services Limited (then GTB Asset Management Limited, a former subsidiary of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.).

Gbemi Adelekan

Non-Executive Director

Gbemi oversees the group corporate functions.

She has worked for several companies including the British Broadcasting Corporation, Guaranty Trust Bank and Chapel Hill Denham Management. Gbemi oversaw the group financial control and was responsible for the groups’ treasury activities at FBN Capital Limited from where she joined Investment One Financial Services Limited.

Gbemi holds a Master’s degree in Finance and Accounting. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Global Management Accountants, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants England & Wales and the Institute of Chartered Accountants Nigeria.

Azubuike Okonkwo

Non-Executive Director

Azubuike Okonkwo is the Managing Director of Investment One Pension Managers, a subsidiary of Investment One Financial Services Limited.

He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (First Class Honours) and also holds an Executive MBA from IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain. He has attended several local and international trainings, seminars and workshops.

He started his career as an Audit and Business Advisory Services Trainee at Price Waterhouse Coopers. He thereafter joined Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, where he worked in several departments of the Bank including Financial Control and Relationship Management departments. He rose to become Group Head of the Financial Control Unit and subsequently Group Head of Retail Unit Lagos Island. He resigned from the Bank and joined Investment One Financial Services Limited.

Tope Omojokun

Acting Managing Director

Mrs. Omojokun is the Managing Director of Investment One Funds Management Limited (IOFML). She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, MA (Management) from the University of Nottingham and a Financial Planning certificate from Florida State University (Academic & Professional Program Services).

She is a seasoned professional with over 14 years experience across Commercial and Corporate Banking, Wealth and Investment Management. She joined the Investment One Group from Asset and Resource Management Company Limited (ARM) where she was part of the team responsible for the marketing strategy to generate private equity funds to the tune of N10 billion. Before joining ARM, she worked with E.oN (UK) Limited as a Credit specialist and Intercontinental Bank Plc as a Treasury officer.

Seun Okubadejo

Executive Director Investments

Mr. Okubadejo leads the Investment team of IOFML. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacology from University of Lagos and an Executive Master in Business Administration degree from the Lagos Business School, Lagos.

He is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is also an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria and an Authorised Dealing Clerk of the Nigeria Stock Exchange. He has over fourteen years work experience covering Treasury, Fixed Income trading, Treasury sales and Asset & Liability Management.