Mr. Ike Osakwe is a Chartered Accountant and practicing Management Consultant. Educated in England, he holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of Oxford and has served Articles in the London offices of KPMG Audit. Qualifying in 1980, as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales, he returned to Nigeria to work as an expatriate for ITT.
He now serves as the Managing Director of GRID Consulting Limited, a company that specialises in the planning and implementation of change processes and systems for Commerce, Industry, Government and NGOs.
Mr. Osakwe has over 32 years experience in financial, strategic and corporate planning, as well as organisational and financial management systems development, both in Nigeria and internationally. He has brought his vast experience in the dynamics of most major industrial sectors to bear in his work on corporate governance. He has held several government and board appointments and currently serves on the boards of Oando Plc., Thomas Wyatt Nigeria Plc. and Leadway Pensure PFA.