Board of Directors

Egbert Imomoh

Chairman

Egbert Imomoh is former Chairman of both Afren Energy Resources Nigeria Limited and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc.

He trained as a Mechanical and Petroleum Engineer. He possesses over three decades’ experience with the Shell Group of Companies. He was until recently President of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) worldwide after serving on its board as its Regional Director for Africa.

Nicholas Nyamali

Group Managing 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.).

Joke Chukwumah

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.

Obinna Nwosu

Mr. Obinna Nwosu, until April 2017 was the Group Deputy Managing Director of Access Bank Plc. during which period he directed the banks’s Technology Initiatives; Branch Services/Retail Operations; as well as Mobile Channel Services. Prior to joining Access Bank, Mr. Nwosu held very senior positions with Guaranty Trust Bank Plc. over a period of 8 years.

He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy (Hons) and an MBA from University of Nigeria. His banking experience spans operations, general resource management, credit, and marketing. His wealth of experience has over time earned him appointments on the board of various companies.

Tokunbo Talabi

Mr. Tokunbo Talabi is the President/Chief Executive Officer of Superflux Group of companies (a security printing company) and several other companies. He studied at the Obafemi Awolowo University where he obtained a B. Sc in Medical Rehabilitation. He also holds an MBA from the University of Lagos.

He joined Guaranty Trust Bank Plc as a pioneer staff in 1990. At GTBank, Mr. Talabi served in various capacities from Deputy Manager, Corporate Support Services to Senior Manager, Corporate Banking and later as Group Head, Retail Delivery where he was responsible for the management of all branch operations and administration nationwide for the bank. He left the banking industry in 1998 to establish Superflux International Limited, the foremost security printing firm in Nigeria. He has proven ability to develop and strengthen management teams while maximizing business profitability and efficiency.

Azubuike Okonkwo

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.

Gbemi Adelekan

Mrs. Adelekan oversees the Company’s corporate functions. In the course of her career she worked with the British Broadcasting Corporation, GTBank and Chapel Hill Denham Management. Mrs. Adelekan until 2015 administered the financial control and treasury functions at FBN Capital Limited, after which she voluntarily resigned to join Investment One Financial Services Limited as Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO).

She 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.