CHAIRMAN, Board of Directors
CEO, Eko Development Company
An accomplished individual with an Actuarial and financial regulatory background; has overseen a number of cradle to grave projects in diverse industries. He has nearly 30 years-experience in financial engineering with emphasis on Real Estate and Large Infrastructure projects. In specialising in the Real Estate sector, with a track record of developing successful concepts, financial modelling and funding solutions for medium to large scale projects.
He is currently the MD/CEO of Eko Development Company FZE based in Eko Atlantic City, Lagos. He is an avid Golfer, Father of two boys and a Granddaughter. A proud indigene of Ibadan.
Uche is a graduate of Banking and Finance from the University of Port Harcourt (1996) and holds a Legum Baccalaureus (LL.B.) from the University of Ibadan (2004). He also holds a Master’s degree (LL.M.) in Petroleum Law and Policy from the University Dundee Center (2013).
Admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 2005, Uche is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and is currently the Vice-Chairman to the NBA-Section of Business Law Infrastructure, Project and Construction Committee. He is also a member of the International Bar Association and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
Uche brings to fore over a decade of experience and expertise in providing legal and financial advisory services on diverse practice areas; with a niche for Construction and Infrastructure Law, Energy and Natural Resources Law, Corporate Insolvency and Debt Recovery; and has participated and successfully led several teams on various landmark transactions in these practice areas.
Uche has served and still is currently serving on the board of several companies drawn from the Construction, Banking, Oil and Gas, and Manufacturing sectors.