NairaMetrics Profile – About, Employees, Net Worth, Founders, And All You Need To Know
Nairametrics financial information website is a Nigerian site, made up of high profile individuals who analyze news and stories thereby bringing us authentic information.
Nairametrics financial information website was founded by Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu who is a small business owner, writer, and business consultant in Nigeria.
Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu is a Nigerian Accountant who has garnered over eighteen years of experience majoring in financial management, corporate finance, and change management.
He worked in Ikoyi Hotels Limited between the years 2011 and 2013. His job description was Financial Controller. After the hotel was privatized, Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu helped redevelop the hotel and also helped to get a management contract. While the development of Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotels Limited was ongoing, he helped to secure over 100 million dollars to facilitate the development.
Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu also worked at Ikeja Electric Distribution company as a Senior Accounts Manager in 2014. It was during his time there that the Revenue Mobilization, Monitoring, and Assurance Unit was set up. This unit was instrumental to the turnaround of the commercial performance and aspect of the business.
While at Ikeja Electric Distribution company, he was promoted to Acting Chief Commercial Officer in 2019. Shortly after, he became the Chief Marketing Officer. Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu has also helped with the implementation of strategies that will help increase revenues and reduce losses for the company.
Besides that, he is also in the business of positioning Ikeja Electric Distribution company for excellence and turning it into a world-class utility company that will also serve to provide other non-energy related services to customers in and out of the operation sphere.
In addition to the above, Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu is also a blogger and specializes in writing articles on personal finance and analysis of company results.
He got motivated to write after he observed that most articles on personal finance and financial analysis were mainly from foreign financial websites and blogs. There were few Nigerian financial blogs. He got inspired and in 2011, began blogging. Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu is also the co-host of the Everyday Money Matters show on Lagos Talks 91.3 radio.
After Ugochukwu Obi-Chukwu began blogging in 2011, he established his very first blog, Ugometrics.com. In the year 2013, he kicked off Nairametrics.com substituting the “Ugo” for “Naira”. The purpose of changing the name was to show that the articles and financial advice is given were not personal opinions.
What he desired was to form a website or forum where experts in the analysis could analyze the news and provide useful information for investors and anyone looking for information that can help create and sustain wealth. He also wanted a site that would be relevant to newbies in Investment. He wanted it to be a place to read financial news and information in a simple and descriptive manner.
Founder and Lead Partner.
Edward Okonkwo- Partner
Edward Okonkwo is a degree holder in Finance, Accountancy, and a post-graduate degree in Computer Science. He attended universities in Nigeria and United Kingdom. He is a Chartered Accountant (ACCA) having a vast experience in the Financial Services industry. This is due to his work experience with major financial institutions across the globe.
Christopher B. Pemu- General Manager
Christopher Pemu is a degree holder in Political Science from the University of Lagos. Christopher Pemu has garnered over 10 years’ working experience in business development, digital printing, and media. He became a member of the Nairametrics team in 2014. He was first a News Editor and eventually became a Managing Editor. Currently, he sits as the General Manager at Nairametrics.
Abiola Odutola- Managing Editor
Abiola Odutola is a Lagos Business School, and Pan-Atlantic University-trained journalist in business and markets journalism. He is also a Bloomberg MEI alumni. He has spent about14 years in journalism and in the course of his career, worked with print media like TELL Magazine, Broad Street Journal, The Point Newspaper. He has also interviewed leaders of the IMF, G-20 Summit, Pre-G20 Central Bank Governors and Finance Ministers and Critical Communication World Conference.
Adetayo Adesola- Business Strategy Lead
Adetayo Adesola holds a Communication degree from Babcock University. While he was there, he majored in Public Relations and Advertising. He is also an associate of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations. Adesola has garnered experience from various sectors including media, finance, government, IT, and the sports industry.
His drive is to direct the narrative and to create solutions to business, administrative and structural issues in Nigeria. Adesola is in charge of business strategy and content at Nairametrics. His job description is to ensure that everything in Nairametrics especially the overall content approach, their products, and services meet the needs of their audience and have commercial value.
Chidi Chukwu- HR/Admin Lead
Chidi Chukwu is a degree holder in Architecture from Abia State University. He became a member of the Nairametrics team in March 2014. At first, he was a Research Analyst/ Admin Manager but is currently the Head of HR and Administration.
Ogieva Imasuen – Digital Media Lead
Ogieva Imasuen is a Bachelor’s Degree holder in Computer Science from the University of Greenwich, London, United Kingdom. He has had a great deal of experience as regards Online marketing strategies and content creation. This experience was garnered when he worked as Chief Content Creator with Graphinitions Design Studio and Crane and Magic for a little above seven years. Ogieva is presently the Head Digital Media and Creatives at Nairametrics.
Chimauche Njoku- Tech Lead
Chimauche Njoku is a Full Stack Developer. He has over 5 years of working experience in e-commerce, e-Learning, Real estate, and financial services. He has developed web applications and API with Model View Architecture in line with SEO standards and has done other works as well. Chimauche is also a data analyst with a love for building models.
Nairametrics financial information website has about 50 staff under their employ.
The net worth of the Nairametrics financial information website is uncertain.
Nairametrics financial information website is committed to giving authentic financial information to Nigerians and is doing a good job at it. Plaudits to them. You can find out more about Nairametrics by visiting here.