Okechukwu N. Umeano

Okechukwu N. Umeano is the Chief Economist at Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC), Nigeria. In that role, he oversees research, risk management, and international relations. He is also the capital market specialist advisor on the African Development Bank-sponsored West African Capital Markets Integration (WACMI) project.

In his spare time, he tutors candidates for CFA, FRM, ICAN, and ACCA exams, volunteers at the local society of chartered financial analysts, and writes a monthly column in AB AFR, ACCA’s member magazine.