B.Sc Economics; Masters of Management
Mrs. Iroche is currently the CEO of Marnaby Limited – a financial consultancy and advisory services firm. She became a board member of Coronation Merchant Bank in October 2012.
She began her career at First Bank of Nigeria as a Foreign Exchange Supervisor in 1981, after which she then advanced to various positions at the International Merchant Bank and Chartered Bank Plc. She also held various leadership positions at the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc., where, as Executive Director of Global and Institutional Banking from 2006 to 2008, she was responsible for the expansion of UBA’s banking franchise to other African countries, as well as for the supervision of existing offshore operations of the Bank in Ghana and New York. In 2009, she was appointed CEO of Finbank by the Central Bank of Nigeria, where she significantly reduced the loss position of the Bank, reduced operating costs by 25% and grew deposits by 35%.
Some of her achievements include appointment as a member of the University of Lagos Advancement Board in 2010 and appointment as a member of the advisory board of WISCAR (Women In Successful Careers) – an NGO assisting professional women to succeed in their careers.