Our Management

Management Team

Our Management consist of individuals with sound ethical background and experience. These individuals have knowledgeable business acumen and at various times occupied core managerial positions in different companies.

Please see the names and profile of our Management Team below.

Aquila - Nnamdi Nwankwo

Nnamdi Nwankwo

Managing Director/CEO

Nnamdi is an accomplished professional banker who has over 15 years of experience in Treasury, Credit Administration, Public Finance, Project Finance, Oil & Gas Upstream, Services and Downstream. Prior to joining Aquila, he worked with Access …

Nnamdi Nwankwo

Nnamdi is an accomplished professional banker who has over 15 years of experience in Treasury, Credit Administration, Public Finance, Project Finance, Oil & Gas Upstream, Services and Downstream. Prior to joining Aquila, he worked with Access Bank as a Deputy General Manager where he was a member of various committees within the bank, including Asset and Liability Management Committee (ALCO), Enterprise Risk Management Committee (ERMC) etc. He holds a degree in Marketing from a Nigerian University and has attended several professional leaderships and skill-based training programs organized by reputable institutions including LBS-London, Euromoney, INSEAD, SAID Business School and IMD Switzerland.
Aquila -Boniface Ekong

Boniface Ekong

Head, Legal & Company Secretary

Boniface holds a Law degree from Madonna University, Okija, Anambra State and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2008. His professional experience exposed him to various aspects of legal practice having worked with the firm of Etukudo …

Boniface Ekong

Boniface holds a Law degree from Madonna University, Okija, Anambra State and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2008. His professional experience exposed him to various aspects of legal practice having worked with the firm of Etukudo ...

Efe Gbinije

Head, Human Capital

Efe is a seasoned professional and Human Resource Generalist with vast experience that spans across customer service, relationship management, people management, capacity building, and counselling. She has a B.sc in Political…

Efe Gbinije

Efe is a seasoned professional and Human Resource Generalist with vast experience that spans across customer service, relationship management, people management, capacity building, and counselling. She has a B.sc in Political Science and Public Administration at the University of Benin. She is a highly effective, dynamic, challenge-driven and goal-oriented individual with a keen interest in administration and people management. She possesses exceptional communication skills that enables easy interaction with Executives, clients, staff, and vendors Prior to joining Aquila in 2017, she has worked as a customer service manager with Guaranty Trust Bank for years. She is presently the Head of Human Capital at Aquila Leasing Limited. And before this, she has worked in different capacities, the latest being the Team Lead, Fleet Relationship management.

Chidiebere Okwenna

Head, Operations & Account

Chidiebere, an experienced professional, an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM). He holds a Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Finance from …

Chidiebere Okwenna

Chidiebere, an experienced professional, an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM). He holds a Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Finance from National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), and a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State. Prior to joining Aquila Leasing Limited in 2013, he worked as an Accountant with Vinal Aluminum Products Limited, Multitek Data Systems Limited, and Osah Goodness Telecoms Limited. He is presently the Head, Operations and Accounts

Saliu Bamidele Bello

Chief Finance Officer (CFO)

Bello obtained a M.Sc Economics at University of Lagos, B.Sc (Ed) Economics at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, and N.C E (Mathematics/Economics) from Osun State College Education, Ila Orangun. He is an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered…

Saliu Bamidele Bello

Bello obtained a M.Sc Economics at University of Lagos, B.Sc (Ed) Economics at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, and N.C E (Mathematics/Economics) from Osun State College Education, Ila Orangun. He is an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) as well as Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Stockbroker (CIS). He is also an authorised dealer of Nigeria Stock Exchange. Prior to joing Aquila Leasing Limite, Bello have over 12 years' experience in the banking industry, he was also a tutor at the University of Lagos Secondary School for 5 years.

Chimezie Nwaokeafor

Head, Business Development

Chimezie has an impressive career spanning over 12 years within the Leasing, Financial and Consulting industries. The wealth of these experiences gathered result in a huge understanding of organizational systemic financial structuring. He has an in-depth…

Chimezie Nwaokeafor

Chimezie has an impressive career spanning over 12 years within the Leasing, Financial and Consulting industries. The wealth of these experiences gathered result in a huge understanding of organizational systemic financial structuring. He has an in-depth knowledge in complex lease structuring and pricing gained in the Equipment Leasing Association of Nigeria ELAN. A graduate of BA, Philosophy from Imo State University. In the course of his professional experience, he has attended a number of developmental programs around financial modelling, risk management, customer relationship management and team building.

Godslove Okorie

Head, Treasury Unit

Godslove is a Chartered Accountant, an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is also registered with the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria. He is a well-rounded finance professional with over 16 years of…

Godslove Okorie

Godslove is a Chartered Accountant, an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. He is also registered with the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria. He is a well-rounded finance professional with over 16 years of Finance and Accounting experience. He has held several leadership positions in reputable organizations which include: Head of Finance at McNichols Consolidated Plc, Acting Head of Finance, and later Head of Financial Account division of May and Baker Nigeria Plc. The last position he held prior to Joining Aquila Leasing Limited was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Internet Solutions Nigeria Limited. He is currently concluding his project work for the award of MBA with specialization in Finance and Investment from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

Olasunkanmi Subair

Head, Internal Audit

Olasunkanmi is a Chartered Accountant with 15 Years Work Experience spanning Pension Fund Administration, Banking and FINTECHs. He specializes in Internal Control, Internal Audit, Risk Management, Financial Reporting and Compliance. Over the course of his…

Olasunkanmi Subair

Olasunkanmi is a Chartered Accountant with 15 Years Work Experience spanning Pension Fund Administration, Banking and FINTECHs. He specializes in Internal Control, Internal Audit, Risk Management, Financial Reporting and Compliance. Over the course of his career, he has been involved in Process Reviews, Policy Formulation and Implementation, Reconciliation of Payments and Collections, deployment of new technology and mentoring of young leaders within the workplace. He holds a First Degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and a Post Graduate Diploma in Finance from the University of Leicester, UK.

Ikama Udoh

Head, Corporate Services

Ikama is an astute and result oriented professional in corporate Administration, Strategic, Planning and Team Building. He is the Head of Corporate Service Group overseeing the activities of Administrative Services, Procurement & Vendor…

Ikama Udoh

Ikama is an astute and result oriented professional in corporate Administration, Strategic, Planning and Team Building. He is the Head of Corporate Service Group overseeing the activities of Administrative Services, Procurement & Vendor Management, insurance and Fleet Administration Services. He holds B.Sc. Degree in Business Administration from Olabisi Onabanjo and a Master’s Degree in Management (MBA) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Prior to joining Aquila Leasing Limited, he had acquired over 12 years’ banking experience with Continental Trust Bank Limited (now UBA Group), where he garnered competences in International Operations, Treasury Services and General Administration.

Abiodun Adeleke

Head, Information Technology

Abiodun is an accomplished IT professional with over twenty (20) years’ experience in providing top quality tech solutions and strategies in various business sectors such as Financial Institution, Insurance (General Group-Life & Health), Fleet Management…

Abiodun Adeleke

Abiodun is an accomplished IT professional with over twenty (20) years’ experience in providing top quality tech solutions and strategies in various business sectors such as Financial Institution, Insurance (General, Group-Life & Health), Fleet Management, Logistics, Transportation and Manufacturing. Prior to joining Aquila Leasing Limited, he worked with Simplex Systems as Head of Software Development team for five (5) years where he develop, supervises and manage business applications for clients He holds an MBA in Information Technology from National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) and first degree in Computer Science from Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara state. He has attended several professional leadership and skill based trainings, and hold certificate in Project Management (PMP), IT Network and Security and Financial Account & Cost Control.