Chibueze Ekeh   

Chibueze is an engineer and energy finance specialist with over 10 years’ experience spanning gas & power, energy services and banking in the US, UK and Nigeria. He has a deep understanding of the Nigerian power sector specialising in business strategy, financial modelling, financing and risk management.

Chibueze continues to provide advisory services to private sector clients and is Project Coordinator for several of EMRC’s retainer and call-off contracts with distribution companies. Most recently he had led the provision of energy demand studies for three distribution companies in Nigeria and the design of practical strategies for minimizing Aggregate Technical, Commercial and Collection (ATCC) Losses.

Prior to joining EMRC, he managed First City Monument Bank’s upstream energy loan book in excess of US$350 million comprising privatised power generation and distribution asset acquisition-financing projects.

Chibueze holds a MSc in Energy Finance from the University of Dundee, UK, a MEng in Engineering Management and a BSc in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering, both from Cornell University, US.