Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo of Anambra State rejoices Mr Dalu Ajene who was appointed by South African Rand Merchant Bank as the Chief Executive Officer, to lead the Investment Affairs of Rand Merchant Bank, Nigeria
Also is the appointment Dr Akolisa Ufodike who was appointed as the Deputy Minister of Trade, Immigration and Multiculturalism in Alberta, Canada. Dr Ufodike was born in Maiduguri, Nigeria, to the family of Colonel Leonard Ufodike and Ebele Ufodike of Umudim and Otolo, Nnewi, Anambra State
Describing Mr. Dalu Ajene and Dr Akolisa Ufodike as great ambassadors of the State, Soludo reiterated that indeed, Anambra spirit is synonymous with excellence.
It is hoped that by the appointment of Mr Ajene it will help facilitate greater foreign capital flows, as he also works toward delivering constructive solutions to leading businesses across critical sectors in Nigeria and Anambra in particular.
Mr. Dalu Ajene has served as the head of Client Coverage at RMB in South Africa responsible for client origination teams in South Africa, Broader Africa, and the UK.
He was equally the Deputy CEO and Head of Investment Banking at RMBN, where he previously headed up the Corporate Finance business.
Dalu Ajene’s 21 years experience has seen him execute over US$ 15 billion worth of advisory, capital markets, and financing transactions in several continents including North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Dr. Akolisa Ufodike, an assistant professor at York University taught auditing at the undergraduate level, data analysis for performance audits and public sector finance at the graduate level.
Dr Ufodike is a Canadian FCPA, a US CPA, a UK FCCA and a Certified Fraud (ICD.D) of the Institute of Corporate Directors.