Emeka Onwuka

Emeka Onwuka

Partner & Head, Private Clients & Family Wealth

Emeka Onwuka is the Partner & Head of Private Clients & Family Wealth Practice at Andersen Tax in Nigeria. He was a former Group Managing Director of Diamond Bank Plc, and brings over 29 years of financial services experience in Sub-Saharan Africa to Andersen Tax.

Emeka began his professional career with Arthur Andersen Nigeria in 1988 as a Staff Assistant and left in 1992 as a Senior Consultant, providing accounting, audit, tax, business advisory and strategic services to companies in banking, oil and gas, manufacturing and general commerce.

At Diamond Bank, Emeka successfully manoeuvred the bank through the industry-wide consolidation and recapitalization challenges of 2004/2005 through private placements, listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the acquisition of Lion Bank Plc. He also expanded the bank in the West African sub region from Benin Republic to Senegal, Ivory Coast and Togo.

He currently serves on the boards of several companies including the board of First Atlantic Bank Ghana.

He has attended executive programs at the Lagos Business School (SMP), Wharton Business School (AMP), Harvard Business School (OPM 39) and Kellogg School of Management.

Emeka Onwuka