1984, degree (Hons) in Computer Science, Univ. of Nigeria, Nsukka; 1990, MBA, Harvard Business School. Former positions in corporate finance, consulting, teaching and research, including for the Harvard Institute for Int'l Development, US and CentrePoint Investments, Nigeria. 1992, joined African Development Bank Group; positions in treasury and lending, including 2001-06, Group Treasurer and 2006-09, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Services. Since 2010, Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria. Chairman, Africa Middle East Regional Committee, International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and Board Member, IOSCO. Member, Nigerian Economic Management Team, chaired by the President of Nigeria. Member, Agricultural Transformation Council. Director of the Board: Asset Management Company of Nigeria; Pension Commission. Has served on the board of a number of organizations, incl. 2006-11, International Financing Facility of Immunization. Co-Editor of the book African Voices African Visions. Recipient of honours and award.