Mr Phillip Obioha, Chief Operating Officer of Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) Plc has been inducted as a fellow of the Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoD) after his nomination was approved by the professional body.
The Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoD Nigeria) is a Professional Institute that attends to the developmental needs of directors both in public and private sectors as well as business leaders in Nigeria.
The institute seeks to promote directors, develops corporate governance, enhances the economy for business development, provides services to her members and represents the views of its members at the continental level as one of the members of Africa Corporate Governance Network.
According to Eniola Fadayomi, President of the Institute’s Council, “Mr. Obioha nomination is on the heels of his notable contribution to the growth of CWG Plc becoming the leading Pan-African ICT firm and the Nigerian economy, and his meritorious service to the institute.”
The award entitles Mr. Obioha to the designation F.IoD after his name for the duration of his fellowship and affords him the privilege to attend the annual fellow’s Evening, an event that attracts the presence of distinguished individuals in the society.
According to a statement by the Pan African ICT company, Mr. Obioha has more than 20 years of cognitive experience in the information technology industry. He was trained as an Electrical Engineer, with specialization in digital electronics at West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia in USA.
However, his mastery of financial engineering raises the bar in the realm of business finance. He also holds an MBA from the International Graduate School of Management (IESE), Navara, Spain, as well as several information technology product certifications.
He is also a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineer (IEEE, USA), Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG, corporate) and the Nigerian Computer Society (NCS).