When you talk of Economic Diversity and Financial services prolificacy, then only a few names can be mentioned in Nigeria. One of such persons is the dynamic ideologist, Mr. Ifie Sekibo.
The serial Entrepreneur and multi-facet business magnate has stamped his skills and expertise in the Financial and Energy Sector.
From leading a team which acquired Global Assurance Company Limited, which was previously under the technical management of the National Insurance Commission – to converging another team of professionals which nurtured the re-birth of the erstwhile Societe Generale Bank which was transformed to an Innovative Commercial Bank with Regional Authorization called Heritage Banking Company Ltd where he served as the pioneer Managing Director/CEO.
His innovative tendencies has labeled the essence of new ideas and vitality the aforementioned industries, including discovering institutions such as, International Energy Insurance (IEI), which emerged as a frontline Insurance Company in Nigeria, undertaking a successful capital raise and listing on the Floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange. Ofcourse, Mr. Sekibo’s forthrightness in reinventing new ideas led to the acquisition of Enterprise Bank Ltd, to create a bigger, better and stronger Heritage Bank Ltd following rigorous and novel regulatory approval processes leading to the dissolution of the erstwhile Institutions comprising HBCL & EBL to birth the New Bank.
Mr. Sekibo’s values for human resources and socio-economic development cannot be left in Limbo. The Bayelsan philanthropist has engaged the efforts of women and youth in defining how a Nation can progress. Hence, creating programmes to support this thrill.
Yes, Mr. Ifie Sekibo is an Economic Giant standing on the podium to lead this generation of Young Nigerians and Africans at large.