JIM OVIA HONORED AGAIN IN THE USA

Jim Ovia, is the Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc. The Master’s degree holder in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Louisiana, Louisiana, USA (1979), is a gust of summer wind in the modern day banking sector in Nigeria; thus, his fresh ideas also helped in reviving the face of banking in Nigeria and Africa.

The Agbor, Delta state born banking whiz kid, have crossed the T and dotted the I in the banking. It was gathered that if there is one thing Jim loathe so much, it’s the sight of his fellow human in distress; He would stop at nothing to render assistance to the needy.

Recently, We gathered that it was a great outing for the astute banker who glimmered in New York. Jim a jolly good fellow, was recognised for impacting hugely on enterprise and human resource development on the African soil. The Dandy Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, was recognised as a leading entrepreneur in Africa by the African-American Institute (AAI).

The philanthropist was rewarded for his quintessential excellence and brilliance in business leadership and philanthropy, by the AAI 2019 Business Leader Award in New York.