Uzo Mkparu is a seasoned business transformation professional, with over 20 years of experience, who specialises in digital and emerging technology initiatives in industries experiencing disruptive innovation. She has a proven track record of applying data and analytics to gain actionable insights required to drive strategic business decisions, product innovation and value creation. Her track record includes leading and executing multi-million dollar business transformation initiatives including merger & acquisition integrations.
Her experience spans blue-chip companies in the financial services, public, telecommunications and oil & gas sectors across Europe and in Nigeria where she has championed customer-centricity and service excellence.
As the Deputy Integration Director for the FCMB/FinBank merger, she co-led what was then noted as ‘the most successful merger deal in the Nigerian market to date’ winning the prestigious BusinessDay Deal of the Year Award and was a recipient of the FCMB Special Recognition Award.
Uzo holds an M Sc. in Information Systems & Technology from City University, London and an MBA from Cranfield University, UK and she sits on the boards of a number of for-profit and not-for-profit organisations.
Uzo is currently an Assistant Vice President at FCMB where she is responsible for CRM, Customer Analytics and Insights.