The Nigerian Stock Exchange’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Oscar Onyema, has given assurance to the new executive members of the Association of Stockbroking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON) of the Exchange’s support in order to enthrone professionalism and restore investor confidence into the market.
Similarly, the Chartered Institute of Stockbroker’s President and Chairman, Governing Council, Mr Oluwaseyi Abe, has endorsed the ASHON”s new team headed by Mr Patrick Ezeagu and Mr Akinsola Akeredolu- Ale, the Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively.
Onyema said in a statement: “We look forward to working with the new executive committee to further develop our relationship and build our market to the height of global best practice; a free, fair and orderly market that is the envy of the Nigerian” Abe also said in a statement:
“Considering their enviable track records, we have no doubt that the newly elected office bearers will continue to bring to bear their experiences in transforming the association and the capital market in general”.
ASHON’s recent Annual General Meeting (AGM) led to the emergence of a new cabinet in which Mr. Sam Onukwe was elected the General Secretary, Mr Seyi Oshunkeye, Treasurer, Mr Micheal Katsi, Assistant General Secretary and Mr. Emeka Madubuike and Alhaji Rasheed Yusuff, ex- officio members respectively.
Ezeagu, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Solid -Rock Securities and Investment Plc and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) is an accomplished professional whose robust career spanned banking, consulting and financial market.
He is an alumnus of Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK (2008), University of Lagos (1988), and University of Nigeria, Nsukka (1979). He holds M.Sc