“Not everybody can be famous but everybody can be greats because greatness is determined by service… You only need a heart full of grace and a soul generated by love” Martin Luther King Jnr –
In the same vein with the above extract, Hon. Dr Chukwuemeka Ikedi through commitment, devotion and sacrifice coupled with God’s Grace has succeeded in carving a niche among his contemporaries and in the society at large.Let the fact speak for itself.
In more than three decades ago, many raised their voices in expression of joy as. Hon Dr Chukwuemeka Kenneth Ikedi was born on 26th day of November, 1985 in the family sir Simon Ikedi Madu in Umuagwaziem Umuofor Ikeduru of Imo state.
Hon. Dr Chukwuemeka Kenneth Ikedi kick started his academic journey as a child in Umuofor Community School where he obtained his First School leaving Certificate in 1997. He further attended Community Secondary School Ugiri, Ike where he sat for his West Africa Senior School Certificate from in 2004 and came out in flying colours. Hon. Ikedi furthered his Education and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Imo State University in 2017 after being found worthy in character and in learning.
As a golden fish that has no hiding place, Hon. Ikedi is versatile and resilient; he has a vast experience in Agro Industrial products sales and services. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Ikedi Agro-industrial Limited. Ikedi as he is popularly known, is an industrious, empathic and a visionary leader who always have the interest of the masses at heart, always hoping for the best for his people.
Hon Ikedi has held several leadership positions. He has received special recognition in efforts to make the establishment he works with grow. He is a committed and devoted fellow who carries out his assignment diligently.
As a Marketing Manager, EDWARD PROPERTY KONSULT, Lagos State 2017 , Hon, Ikedi made drastic and significant positive changes in the organisation to include but not only Processing weekly marketing adjustments/preparation of weekly sales Performance for each location, Drafting weekly performance commentaries ahead of review with the Financial Controller/ Site Manager, Preparing all month end journals to deliver month end reporting consistent with the weekly reports, Providing advice and guidance to clients and supervise staff as required, Managing sales pricing and promotions together with all accruals including logistics costs in conjunction with the Sites’ Commercial Teams, Investigating any significant variances to the site forecast on a weekly basis.
Lately in 2018, having Hon. Ikedi as the Chief Executive Officer, IKEDI AGRO INDUSTRIAL LIMITED, he has contributed tremendously to the commercial section of the country. Under his watch in the company, we have observed commendable business practices like effective and frequent Communications on behalf of the company, with shareholders, government entities, and the public, leading the development of the company’s short- and long-term strategy, creating and implementing the company or organization’s vision and mission, evaluating the work of other executive leaders within the company, including directors, vice presidents, and presidents.
He has also ensured that other corporate duties are carried out diligently and smoothly. He pursues mmaintaining awareness of the competitive market pace, expansion of opportunities, industry developments, eensuringthe organisation maintains highest level in discharging its social corporateresponsibility wherever it does business, assessing risks to the company and ensuring they are monitored and minimized, setting strategic goals and making sure they are measurable and describable et..
Hon Dr Ikedi is happily married and the marriage is blessed with 2 sons. He is a man with a good heart.
Distinguished ladies and gentle I present to Hon. Dr Chukwuemeka Kenneth Ikedi