Dr Okechukwu Enelamah is a qualified medical doctor and Nigeria’s Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment.
Dr Enelamah was the Chief Executive Officer, Partner and Co-Founder at African Capital Alliance.
He founded the firm in 1997.
Dr Enelamah was one of the original principals of Zephyr Capital and South Africa Capital Growth Fund, Ltd. Previously, he was employed at Arthur Andersen and Goldman Sachs.
He was an investment professional of Zephyr Management and served as a Director of Dorman Long Engineering Limited.
He also serves on the Board of various companies including eTranzact, Technoserve, Inc, Africa Leadership Initiative West Africa (ALIWA) and Business Day.
Dr Enelamah also serves as the Director of African Venture Capital Association.
He serves as a Member of the Board of Africa Venture Capital Association and the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.
Dr Enelamah serves as a Director of Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.
He is a Member of the Advisory Boards Africa Leadership Initiative West Africa.
He serves on the Board of Flavours Food Limited and Landmark Property Development Company.
He served as a Director of Cornerstone Insurance Plc until January 2016.
He served as a Non-Executive Director of UAC of Nigeria Plc from 2010 to December 2015.
He served as a Director of Associated Bus Company Plc.
He is a Fellow of the Aspen Institute.
Dr Enelamah is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a qualified Chartered Accountant in Nigeria, winning two national prizes in the qualifying examinations.
Dr Enelamah holds an MBA Degree with high distinction from the Harvard Business School.