Emmanuel Ikazoboh has over 40 years of experience in senior management roles in Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon and South Africa.
He was previously the Group Chairman of Ecobank Transnational Inc., the Pan-African banking group. He started his professional career at Akintola Williams Deloitte. He first became the Managing Partner for francophone offices in Cameroon and Côte d’Ivoire and later became the Managing Partner of the Deloitte firm in West and Central Africa until 2009.
In 2010 he was appointed by the Securities and Exchange (SEC) as an Interim Administrator to carry out capital market reforms of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and the Central Securities Clearing System Plc. (CSCS).
He serves on several corporate boards as Chairman or Nonexecutive Director.
He obtained an MBA in Financial Management and Marketing from Manchester University Business School in 1979, a Certified Accountant in the United Kingdom, and a fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Chartered Accountants.