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Emmanuel Ocholi


Mr. Ocholi is an Economist, a stockbroker and a Banker with over three decades of experience in the Nigerian Economy. He is a well- travelled entrepreneur who has attended several local and international academic and non-academic conferences.

More About Emmanuel Ocholi

  • After building an impressive banking career in NAL Merchant Bank Limited (Now Sterling Bank Plc) between 1976 and 1986, he led a group of investors to promote, Rims Securities Limited (now Lighthouse Asset Management Limited).
  • He was appointed the Managing Director/ Chief Executive of Rims Merchant Bank Limited following the promotion of the bank by Lighthouse Asset Management, a post he held until 1994 when he relinquished the executive function to pursue other interests. He is on the Board of several companies whose interests span from Manufacturing, Insurance to Telecommunications.
  • Mr. Ocholi was until 2010 a Council Member of The Nigerian Stock Exchange. He also served on the board of the Bank of Industry and Technical Working Group on Vision 2020.