Is a legal practitioner. He was called to the Nigerian bar in 1990, and was engaged as a counsel in the firm of Sofunde Osakwe Ogundipe & Belgore. He also worked as the Head (Legal Department) of Perfecta Investments Limited, a capital market operator and as CEO of Siotel, an IT company. He is currently on the Boards of several publicly quoted and private companies and was the last Chairman of IMB Plc , before it merged into First Inland Bank and where he is currently a director. He is also the Chief Executive of the Odogwu Group of Companies. He was appointed to the Board of the company on September 1, 1997 and became Chairman on July 26, 2007.