PAUL NDUKA ELUHAIWE | Chairman/CEO
He is a Development Finance Specialist with special skills and competence in Development Finance with a deep and special interest in Agricultural Value Chain Financing and Management. He is a seasoned finance expert with over 37 years proven experience, in real sector financing, especial Agricultural projects, Small and Medium Scale (SMEs), Manufacturing, Power and Airline interventions as well Microfinance. Very knowledgeable in private and public finance. Paul held various top Management positions in the Central Bank of Nigeria rising to the position of Director Development Finance Department of the Central Bank Of Nigeria (2011 -2014) and appointed as Special Adviser on Development Finance to the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (October 2014 – April 2017). Mr. Eluhaiwe led the development of series of real sector Interventions for the Bank such as the Microfinance Policy for Nigeria, Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Fund, NIRSAL, Financial Inclusion Strategy for Nigeria and the Anchor Borrowers” Programme (ABP). Paul was at a time a member of a team of Technical Advisors to AFRACA (A sub-Saharan Africa Regional Agricultural Credit Association). Paul holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics, Diploma in Microfinance and Diploma in Project Management and a Course in Global Strategic Management at Harvard Business School, Boston USA.