Mr. Alexander Okoh studied Sociology at the University of Benin and holds a Master’s degree in Banking & Finance from the University of Ibadan. He is also an alumnus of the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Programme.
He was appointed the Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) in 2017. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Okoh was the Managing Partner of Ashford & McGuire Consulting Limited.
Mr. Okoh who is currently a member of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council, has 32 years experience. He was the Managing Director/CEO of NNB International Bank Plc from 2001 to 2006. His banking career saw him working for Nigeria International Bank Limited (Citibank) and United Bank for Africa Plc, while his international experience included stints with Citibank New York, Fidelity Bank London, Swiss Banking Corporation, Zurich and Grindlays Bank, Zimbabwe.