Benjamin Ekene-Chukwu - Founder/CEO
Benjamin Ekene-Chukwu, is the Founder / CEO of Eone Food Industries Nigeria Limited, he graduated as a Materials and Metallurgical Engineer from the Enugu State University of Science and Technology in 2010. After completing his NYSC, He moved to the University of Manchester England for a course in Advanced Engineering Materials and later to the University of Coventry England wherein 2015 he obtained his Master of Science (MSc) in Oil and Gas Management, While at the University of Manchester Mr Ekene-Chukwu served as a student chair representing all post graduate students at the University of Manchester student’s union , also while at Coventry University he repeated this same feat through the ballot defeating his opponents by popular vote distinguishing himself and served as the postgraduate student’s councillor for all post-graduate students a position he held until he left the University at the expiration of his tenure.
He has attended numerous seminars and conferences in the United Kingdom and the United States of America on business management, global enterprise, project management and implementation in the oil and gas industry, and cooperate social responsibility and he is a certified health safety and environment professional and also a volunteer of the West Midlands Fire Service in the United Kingdom. Ekene-Chukwu is a member of numerous prestigious international bodies including the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) and a proud graduate of the highly converted Global Leaders Program (GLP).
Mr Ekene-Chukwu’s desire to make a difference led him a brilliant young man to abandon his seemingly greener pasture and opportunities in England to travel back to Nigeria where he founded Eone Food Industries Nigeria Limited in 2016 as a dynamic food and beverage processing, packaging and marketing company to breach the massive gap in the food and agro-processing sectors of the Nigerian economy and tackle the enormous challenge of low employment generation experienced in the country. Under his stewardship, the company envisions to be a trailblazer in the production, processing and packaging of quality food and beverage products across all its range of products to markets globally.
Ekene-Chukwu in his spare time loves to travel, think, read and take risks as in his own words “the future belongs to those who believe and dare”.