The Founding Directors of Transcorp

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"The Directors who are also the founding fathers of Transcorp include patriotic Nigerians with a burning desire to create a truly Global Nigerian Corporation that will provide the platform for Nigeria to compete favourably in the global economy. They include the following distinguished persons:
1          Dr. (Mrs.) Ndi Okereke-Onyiuke - Director General of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). She is serving as the Start-Up Chairman of TransCorp
2          Bernard Ojeifo Longe - He was named the Group Managing Director of TransCorp in June 2006. Mr. Longe who has over three and half decades of experience in banking and the real sector is a former Group Managing Director of First Bank of Nigeria Plc. and prior to his appointment, the Chief Operating Officer of the Dangote Group.
3          Nicholas Okoye - Formerly the Technical Adviser to the Director General of the Nigerian Stock Exchange. He is the Group Executive Director of Transcorp, with responsibilities including - but not limited to – group strategy, coordination and business development
4          Festus Odimegwu - CEO of Nigeria's biggest Brewer, Nigerian Breweries, a stickler for excellence and a goal-getter
5          Aliko Dangote - President and CEO of the Dangote Group of Companies, he is the ultimate embodiment of the gritty mercurial instinct for which the quintessential Nigerian businessman is known
6          Jim Ovia - He is the MD/CEO of one of Nigerian's Mega Banks, Zenith Bank. He is a motivational speaker and an avid ICT person
7          Jacob Moyo Ajekigbe - He is the Managing Director & Chief Executive of First Bank of Nigeria Plc, a pioneer institution in the Nigerian banking industry
8          Otunba Funso Lawal - Chief Executive Officer of the Charterhouse Group. A Lagos-based consulting and financial advisory services group
9          Femi Otedola - President and Chief Executive Officer of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Limited, Seaforce Shipping Company Limited, Atlas Shipping Agency Company Limited, F.O. Transport Limited, Garment Care Limited
10      Tony Elumelu - He is the Pioneer Managing Director and Chief Executive of the former Standard Trust Bank Plc which recently merged with United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc. Tony is presently the managing Director of the enlarged UBA Group, arguably the largest bank in Nigeria.
11      Alhaji Sayyu Dantata - He is the Chief Executive Officer of M.R.S. Group of Companies, a holding company with interests in transportation, investment, shipping, oil trading.
12      Tony Ezenna - The Chief Executive Officer of Orange Drugs, a dominant player in the pharmaceutical business in Nigeria
13      Adegboyega Olulade - He was at various times the Head of capital and money market of Farida Investment and Securities Limited. He is presently the Chairman of many companies.
14      Mohammed Abdullahi  -        Mohammed Abdullahi is the Company Secretary. He holds an LLB in Law from Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto. He is widely experienced in various legal fields having practiced as a solicitor and advocate for over 15 years
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