PAC Registrars

Tessa Egbe Ikimi is a renowned Lawyer of repute with significant experience in International and Local Laws. Her working experience as a Lawyer and Administrator spans over thirty years. She was called to the Bar in 1974 and has large bank of contacts and relationship which was established over time.

Tessa Egbe Ikimi attended Lagos Business School Nigeria, Chief Executive Programme (CEP) Class 17 and IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain – Advance Management Programme (AMP) 2008, London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London LLM (Masters in Law) and University of Lagos LLB (Bachelor of Law).

She is also a Notary Public of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. Her exploits in the international and local scene provided the basis for achieving prominence in her profession.

The Chief Executive Officer comes with over two decades of experience in Structured Finance, Consulting, Investment Banking and Venture Capital/Private Equity. He holds a 2nd Class (Upper Division) in Accounting & Finance from the University of London and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Lagos.


He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London, (ACII) UK and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACIT). He also attended various programs at the prestigious Columbia Business School, New York, United States and INSEAD Business School, Fontainebleau, France, the IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain and the Chief Executive Programme (CEP 17) Class of the Lagos Business School.


He was the Pioneer Managing Director/CEO of Truebond Investments & Capital Limited, a Company with diverse interests in Oil & Gas, Telecommunications, Power and the Capital Markets. He has also worked with the firm of Damitop Consulting Limited as Managing Partner where he worked on a number of World Bank projects for the Federal and several State Governments. He served as Executive Director (Investment Banking) of Citizens International Bank (now Enterprise Bank Limited) until his appointment as the pioneer Chief Executive Officer of PanAfrican Capital Holdings Limited.

Dennis Ogbu holds a Bsc. Degree in Accounting from Abia State University and an MBA in Financial Management from the University of Calabar. He is an Associate of the Chartered institute of Economists (ACE).

He is a multi-talented Accountant with over two decade significant experience in Business development and Administration, Corporate Finance, sale/Client Relationship Management, Accounting and Risk Management.

He worked at Strategy Energy Limited for 7 years before he joined PanAfrican Capital Holdings in 2007 and has worked in different Business Units with the Group. His records over the years show strong competence in deal origination, Business development, negotiation, implementation and Financing.
Eric Okoruwa is the Group Executive Director of PanAfrican Capital Holdings with over 20 years’ experience in investment banking and financial advisory. Eric has been involved in various high-profile transactions, raising over $5 billion and N300 billion from both foreign and local financial institution and capital markets across diverse sectors. While at Fountain Trust bank Plc, he worked on a number of high-profile private sector advisory transactions as well as the Federal Government privatization program of the Federal Government of Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos and a Master’s degree in Marketing from the University of Lagos. He has attended severalExecutive courses, Advanced Manager’sProgramme (AMP) from the Lagos Business School, “Leading Organizational Change” – Whatrton University of Pennsylvania and the Lagos Business School Global Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) programme for Africa in conjunction with Strathmore University Business School and IESE Business School Navarra, New York. He also attended various international and local courses on company Valuation and Issues Pricing, Factoring, Mergers & Acquisitions, Bonds & Derivatives, Asset Backed Securities, Structured Finance and International Trade Finance.

John has over 19 years experience in Share Registration, Data Management and Stockbroking. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration/Management from University of Calabar and MBA in Marketing from Lagos State University.He is a fellow of Institute of Capital Market Registrars (ICMR) and also an associate member of National Institutes of Marketing.

He started his career at First Registrars Nigeria Limited (Now First Registrars and Investor Services Limited) in year 2000 as Registration Assistant, before proceeding to Union Registrars Limited (Now Greenwich Registrars and Data Solutions Limited) as Head, Certificate Management where he solidified his share registration/data management experience. He also worked at BGL PLC as Head, Depository, where he gained extensive experience in securities trading and stockbroking business.John is currently the Managing Director/CEO of PAC Registrars Limited.