Edu Okeke

Job Description: 
Deputy Managing Director
Company: 
Azura
 
Edu is the Deputy Managing Director of Azura where he focuses his time on managing senior relationships with the stakeholders in the business and ensuring the smooth running of projects. A seasoned director/manager with 20 years experience in heavy, capital-intensive industries, Edu started his career with Guinness Breweries in 1995 in its Engineering division. He then joined Schlumberger in 1996 as a field engineer in its Drilling & Measurements division. During this time, he had assignments in Nigeria, USA, UK, Vietnam and Pakistan. Edu then became the Power generation Products Sales Director for Sub-Saharan Africa for GE Power & Water, after previously holding the position of West Africa Region Manager for GE’s Energy Business. Prior to GE, Edu also worked with Lafarge Cement where he served as the Strategy Manager for the South African operations as well as Commercial Director for the Nigeria WAPCO unit.
 
Edu holds an MBA in Management from the Imperial College, University of London and a B.Eng in Electronic Engineering from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.