Subsidiary CEOs

Valentine Ozigbo

CEO, Transcorp Hotels Plc.

 Valentine Ozigbo is the MD/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc. which owns Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja and Transcorp Metropolitan Hotels and Conferencing Limited, owner of Transcorp Hotels Calabar. He is a banker and accountant with over 20 years experience in commercial, retail, investment and international banking.

Valentine graduated from Lancaster University, UK where he bagged a Distinction in M.Sc Finance. He also has an MBA in Banking & Finance and a B.Sc in Accounting both from the University of Nigeria (UNN).

Prior to joining Transcorp, Valentine was General Manager and Divisional Head in charge of Global Transaction Banking at Keystone Bank Plc, successor to Bank PHB. His remit covered product development, international business, global trade  and eBusiness. Before then, he was the Divisional Head of International Banking and Head of Global Strategic Alliances at United Bank for Africa Plc. Valentine has also worked with FSB Int. Bank Plc (now Fidelity Bank Plc), Continental Trust Bank Ltd (now part of UBA) and Diamond Bank Plc.

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Tony Chukwueke

Tony Chukwueke, Director, Transcorp Energy
 Director of Transcorp Energy responsible for leading a team of specialists to develop the Company’s Energy Portfolio including the recent acquisition of the 972MW capacity Ughelli Power Plant. He has over 35 years global oil and gas experience in the upstream and downstream sectors.

He holds a B.Sc in Physics, an M.Sc in Applied Geophysics and a Ph.D in Geology, all from the University of Nigeria Nsukka.

Tony is also the Technical Director of Tenoil Petroleum and Energy Services, an indigenous Nigerian Oil and Gas exploration and production firm wholly owned by Heirs Holdings Group. He provides support and consultancy services to a several oil and gas investors in Nigeria and around the world.