Mr. Ohis Ohiwerei is the Group Deputy Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer for Notore Chemical Industries Plc. In this capacity, he is responsible for the day-to-day operational and financial management of the company. Mr. Ohiwerei also oversees the enhancement of efficiency levels across the business and improving profitability as well as supporting the development of the growth strategy of the business. He joined the company in 2018.
Prior to his appointment at Notore, Mr. Ohiwerei’s career was in the financial services industry. He retired from the banking industry after 24 years, as Executive Director at Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, where he was responsible for Commercial Banking and Public Sector, Lagos. Prior to that, he was Chief Financial Officer and also an Executive Director at Diamond Bank Plc.
Mr. Ohiwerei currently serves on the board of AXA Mansard Nigeria Plc as an Independent Director where he chairs the Audit and Compliance Committee and is a member of the Governance and Remuneration Committee. He also serves on the board of Orange One Finance Limited as an Independent Director. He has served on the boards of the following companies: Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Nigeria; Guaranty Trust Bank, Sierra Leone; DiamondBank Plc, Nigeria; and ADIC Insurance, Nigeria.
Mr. Ohiwerei holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Benin and a Master’s in Business Administration from the same institution. He has attended the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School and the Advanced Strategic Management program at the IMD Business School in Switzerland.