Oboden Valentine Ibru is the Managing Director/CEO of Principal Power Company Limited and Vice Chairman/Non-Executive Director of Proton African Holdings Limited. He has brought his vast experience in the dynamics of one of Nigeria’s significant economic sectors to bear in his work on the Board of Midwestern Oil & Gas Company Ltd.
Mr. Ibru is a finance powerhouse who graduated with two Bachelor of Science (Hons.) degrees in Finance and Decision Science respectively from the University of San Francisco, USA followed by a Masters of Business Administration from International Graduate School of Management (IESE), Navarra, Spain.
He has over 28 years’ experience majorly in the Banking sector where he held key positions in treasury, branch management and corporate banking and thereafter went on to become the Chief Operating Officer of Oceanic Bank International Plc.
Mr. Ibru is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and a fellow of the Institute of Directors. He has held several board appointments and currently serves on the boards of Primera Microfinance Bank Limited, MetroHealth HMO Limited and other organizations.