Mrs Nneka Onyeali – Ikpe has formally assumed her position as the MD/CEO Of Fidelity Bank Plc with effect from January 1 2021.
An alumnus of Federal Government Girls Secondary School Owerri.She holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Master of Laws (LLM) degrees from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and Kings College, London respectively.
she attended executive courses at Harvard Business School, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, INSEAD School of Business, Chicago Booth School of Business, London Business School and IMD amongst many others.
She has just finished undergoing a diploma program in Organizational Leadership at Said Business School, Oxford University, United Kingdom.
Mrs Onyeali-Ikpe formerly the Executive Director, Lagos and South West Directorate of the bank has been an integral part of management in the last six years.
She joined the bank in 2015 and spearheaded the transformation of the Directorate, leading it to profitability and sustained its impressive year-on-year growth across key performance metrics, including contributing over 28 percent of the Bank’s PBT, Deposits and Loans.
She is vastly experienced and has spent over 30 years working across various banks including Standard Chartered Bank Plc, Zenith Bank Plc and Citizens International Bank/Enterprise Bank, where she held several management positions in Legal, Treasury, Investment Banking, Retail/Commercial Banking and Corporate Banking.
As an Executive Director at legacy Enterprise Bank Plc, she received formal commendation from the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, as a member of the management team that successfully turned around Enterprise Bank Plc.
She is happily married to Dr. Ken Onyeali-Ikpe a key player in Marketing and communication industry who hails from Abatete in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State and they are blessed with children.