ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Dr. Nneka Okekearu is the Deputy Director of the Enterprise Development Centre, Pan-Atlantic University.
An enthusiastic, effective, result- oriented professional with core expertise in coaching and leadership training, trade services, business incubation, customer service and programme management.
As an effective communicator and experienced programme manager, she is skilled at building valuable relationships across hierarchy partner organizations and successfully managing the inputs and expectations of all parties to optimize results.
For about two decades, Nneka has wielded her wealth of experience in Banking and Oil & Gas to help nurture today’s successful entrepreneurs in various sectors, including marketing, technology, services, distribution and communication. She is an avid gender specialist having successfully mentored and coached over 500 women enterpreneurs.
An alumna of the University of Nigeria (UNN/EBS) where she earned a BSc. and MBA respectively in Banking and Finance, Nneka later proceeded to the University of Bradford in the United Kingdom where she bagged a doctorate degree in Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.