Ngover Ihyembe-Nwankwo is the Head, Coverage at Rand Merchant Bank Nigeria. The Coverage team fulfills the role of being the central point of contact for all RMBN’s clients, which includes developing new business opportunities and overseeing the clients’ day-to-day Corporate and Investment Banking requirements.
She is a Corporate and Institutional Banking Executive with 20 years’ experience in Financial Services across a wide range of functions including, Corporate Relationship Management, Sales, Credit, Transaction Banking, Remedial Account Management and Risk. Prior to joining RMB, she was an Executive Principal with Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria responsible for anchoring the bank’s International Corporates Portfolio and was also previously responsible for structuring and implementing working capital and securities services solutions for Corporate Finance & Capital Markets clients across Standard Chartered Bank’s Africa footprint.
Ngover holds a Master’s degree in International Management from the University of Exeter and a Bachelor’s Degree in Combined Social Sciences (Politics, Philosophy & Economics) from the University of Durham both in the United Kingdom.
Ngover is also the Chairperson of the Executive Council at WIMBIZ (Women in Management, Business & Public Service) where she is focused on deepening and re-enforcing the Organization’s role as the catalyst that elevates the status and influence of women and their contribution to nation building. She is deeply passionate about advocacy for Gender Parity and supporting women to achieve their full potential.
Her hobbies include reading, mentoring, travelling & culinary arts. She is happily married to a wonderfully supportive husband and they are blessed with 2 lovely daughters.