The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry has appointed Chijioke Ekechukwu as its new Director General.
The appointment took effect from May 2, 2017.
Ekechukwu, who holds B.Sc. degree in Economics, MBA in Management and M.Sc. in Finance, is an entrepreneurial executive with extensive leadership experience.
He has worked for more than 25 years in various organisations.
Before he joined ACCI, he was the Group Managing Director of Bristol Group with core businesses in investments, property and schools.
He was a director in First Generation Mortgage Bank Limited.
Ekechukwu is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management of Nigeria, Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants, Member of Nigeria Institute of Management (Chartered) and a former President of Rotary Club of Abuja.
He has attended many professional courses locally and abroad and married with children.