Joyce Akpata has emerged as the new director-general of the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce. A law graduate from the University of Abuja, an associate of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators as well as the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK. Akpata brings to the chamber experiences she has garnered in her previous employments. Prior to her joining the chamber, she was head, legal and administration at Lovac Speculari Limited, and company secretary and legal adviser at Odade Investments Limited, a role she effectively combined with heading the consultancy unit of Odade Consulting Services Limited.
She is a dynamic and resourceful individual whose sphere of experience includes legal and company secretarial practice, corporate administration, training, development and delivery, and she resumed duty on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.