Dr. Doris Uzoka-Anite Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment
Doris is a career banker with significant experience in Financial Markets and currently heading the Treasury department of one of the biggest banks in Nigeria. She oversees the Fixed Income and Currency Trading desks, Asset and Liability Management, Treasury Corporate Sales, and Financial and Multilateral Institutions. She is responsibility for the investment strategy of the Treasury department and for ensuring adherence to compliance, risk and regulatory requirements of the bank.
Born on Oct. 16, Doris is a medical doctor by training and a CFA Charterholder, and currently specializing in Financial Risk Management and Portfolio Management. She made a switch to banking in 2002.
She began her career in Banking in and eventually heading the Human Resources and Training dept. She made another switch to Treasury in 2011. Having succeeded at her role in HR, she challenged herself to accomplish the same feat in the Financial Markets. In Treasury, she began with Trading fixed income, then currencies, then heading Treasury sales and finally becoming the Treasurer of the bank.
Doris is goal oriented, and customer centric. She is highly analytical as well as being quantitatively inclined. Her excellent performance contributed immensely to the growth of the bank’s profitability and this earned her various recognitions and promotions within the organization.
Her human resources training inculcated uncommon interpersonal skills in her, a skill which has helped her to manage the diverse local and international relationships that her role demands.
At Nigeria-Indonesia Chamber of Commerce and Industry Forum in Jarkata. Nigerian Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has stated the need for Nigeria and Indonesia to do more bilateral trading. Prof