Ngover Ihyembe-Nwankwo is a Corporate and Institutional Banking Executive with 18+ years’ experience in Financial Services across a wide range of functions including, Corporate Relationship Management, Sales, Credit, Transaction Banking, Remedial Account Management and Risk.
Ngover is the Head of Client Coverage for RMBN. The Coverage team fulfills the role of being the central point of contact for RMBN’s clients, which includes developing new business opportunities and overseeing the clients’ day-to-day Corporate and Investment Banking requirements. Prior to this role, Ngover was an Executive Principal with Standard Chartered Nigeria responsible for anchoring the bank’s International Corporates Portfolio. She was previously responsible for structuring and implementing working capital and securities services solutions for Corporate Finance & Capital Markets clients across the Standard Chartered Bank’s Africa footprint. She managed the Multinationals Portfolio under the Global Corporates Team and before that was Country Head of Transaction Banking.
Ngover holds a Master’s degree in International Management from the University of Exeter and a Bachelor’s Degree in Combined Social Sciences (Politics, Philosophy & Economics) from the University of Durham both in the United Kingdom.
Ngover is passionate about supporting women to achieve their full potential and sits on the WIMBIZ (Women in Management, Business & Public Service) Executive Council. She has also contributed to the Nigeria Banker’s Committee Sub-Committee on Women Empowerment. She enjoys providing finance and accounting coaching/training through volunteering.
Her hobbies include reading, mentoring, travelling & culinary arts. She is married and has 2 lovely daughters.
"The sword comes out gleaming and sharp after going through the heat of the furnace and the beating from the hammer & anvil. Embrace the challenges and discomfort life throws at you. Your growth and development emerge from the ashes."