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Born on 13/08/1949 (format : day/month/year)Biography :
Evelyn Ndali Oputu (b. August 13 , 1949) is the Nigerian managing director for the bank of Industry Limited added.
A lady of significant financial muscles, humane and forthright, Evelyn Oputu from Delta State, was born on 13th August 1949. She is currently at the apex of the Bank of Industry (BOI) as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
From a humble beginning, she started her education at St. Teresa College, in Ibadan, South-West of Nigeria (1960 - 1964), through both Federal School of Arts and Science Lagos (1965 - 1967) and Temple School Secretariat Washington DC (1968 - 1969), culminating in B.Sc. Business administration at the university of Lagos (1972 - 75). Evelyn Oputu was also at the Harvard Business school, Boston, in 1987 where she obtained a Diploma in Mass General Management.
Between 1997 and 2005, this woman of financial discipline was chairman and CEO of KES products limited which is a medium-sized manufacturing company engaged in polyethylene blown films and polypropylene lines of packaging for industrial and domestic uses.
She was also a lead consultant of NDALI consultants which is a financial concern engaged in raising of funds for both debt and equity for private and quoted companies. Her clients included FAAN, NCAA, NAMA, Nigerian College of Aviation Technology Zaria (NCAT) as well as financial consulting for two merchant banks.
In 1991 to 1992, Evelyn Oputu became an Executive Director, First Bank of Nigeria Plc in which her main assignment spanned all technical aspects of the Bank's operations.
Earlier, between 1982 and 1990, at the International Merchant Bank, she operated through Treasury and Financial Division, Corporate Finance Division, the Capital Market, as well as the Project and Financial advisory service areas.
An Executive Director in 1990 and chairman, committee on the financial management of Aviation Parastatals (2000 - 2001), Ms Evelyn Ndali Oputu, has also been a member of board of several buoyant companies which are engaged in a wide range of financial build-up. They include insurance, mining, oil and gas, medical and manufacturing.
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