Stella Ojekwe-Onyejeli

Non-Executive Director

Stella Ojekwe-Onyejeli is the Executive Director and Chief Risk Officer at NSIA. She joined NSIA following a tenure as Director and Head of Operational Risk & Control at Barclays covering Emerging Markets and Africa. She served as Vice President and Head of Quality Assurance, Africa at Citibank with direct oversight of the enterprise risk and control environment in 14 countries across Africa. She had a decade-long career at professional services firms Arthur Anderson and KPMG in Nigeria and South-Africa, providing financial advisory and business assurance services. Mrs. Ojekwe-Onyejeli was a Federal Government of Nigeria Scholar, and Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria Prize Winner. She is a qualified Chartered Financial and Tax Accountant, who holds a first degree in Chemistry from the University of Lagos. She holds an M.B.A from Cranfield School of Management in the UK.