Mr. Johnson Egu Chukwu, Chairman

  • Initiator/Founder, Cowry Asset Management Limited.
  • Facilitator, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
  • Facilitator, Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC.Media commentator on the Capital Market, banking industry and general economic issues.
  • Pioneer General Manager/Chief Executive Officer, Guardian Express Trust Limited (now Spring Capital) – a subsidiary of Guardian Express Bank Plc (now Spring Bank Plc).
  • Former Deputy General Manager and Group Executive, Operations, Spring Bank Plc.
  • Supervised at various times functions as Structured/Corporate Finance, Treasury, Risk Management, Operations, Human Capital Management, Information technology and Facilities management at Guardian Express Bank Plc.
  • Pioneer Chief Financial Officer, Guardian Express Bank Plc.
  • Championed the setting up of Guardian Express Bank’s Accounting systems, processes and Management/Financial reporting systems.
  • Former Deputy Financial Controller, Diamond Bank Plc.
  • Worked in Credit and Marketing (Trade Finance), Financial Control, Treasury Operations and Branch Operations, Intercontinental Bank Plc (now Access Bank Plc).
  • Alumnus, Lagos Business School (Pan African University).
  • Attended courses at IESE Business School (University of Navarra) Barcelona, Spain; Wharton Business School (University of Pennsylvania) Philadelphia, USA.
  • Alumnus, University of Lagos.
  • Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Taxation.