The chief executive officer of Xeus Nigeria limited, Mr. Eyo Okpo-Ene, has been admitted into the prestigious class of fellows at the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), which is believed to be the largest, trans-sectoral and multidisciplinary professional Institute in Nigeria since its existence.
The investiture ceremony took place Monday at the Shell Hall of Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos, during the 2019 awards, fellows and spouses’ day luncheon’ of the institute
The event, which was declared open by the president and chairman of the council of the institute, Prof. Olukunle Iyanda, had so many champions of industries in attendance.
Okpo-Ene, who is also a facility management mogul, bagged the fellowship alongside 121 other members of the institute, while 6 fellows were admitted into the meritorious “Life Member” status.
Okpo-Ene is an exceptional management professional, entrepreneur and public servant, who has functioned in various management capacities in the course of his career.
A renowned excellence in public service enthusiast with over 30 years of practice in the sector, Eyo was a local government chairman of Odukpani local government at 29 in 1991, and special adviser and member of executive council in Sen. Liyel Imoke’s Cross River state government.
He is a management and administration specialist with a knack for institutional systems and performance excellence.
Okpo-Ene said, “I am elated by this recognition. My admission into the class of fellows of this prestigious institute further motivates me to leapfrog my previous achievements to leave better systems, organizations for millions of Nigerians to thrive in excellence.
“I appreciate the support I have received throughout my career, from my wife, Dr Atim Okpo-Ene, my friends and coaches and hope to add more value to the institute, management and our country”.