BY VICTOR NZE
Board of Premium Pension Limited has appointed Professor Nat Ofo as an Independent Director.
He succeeded the former Independent Director, Mrs. Mosun Belo-Olusoga, who retired from the board after completing her tenure.
Nat Ofo is a Professor of Corporate Law and Governance at the Department of Business Law, College of Law, Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State. He joined Igbinedion University, Okada, from Nigerian Breweries Plc (a subsidiary of Heineken N.V. of The Netherlands) where he occupied Middle Management and Senior Management positions in the legal, finance, supply chain, human resource and company secretarial functions during his 14-year career at the company.
While he was the Company Secretary/Legal Adviser of Nigerian Breweries Plc, he was also a Director of NB Registrars Limited (a then subsidiary of Nigerian Breweries Plc).
He is a Fellow and the immediate past President of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria and remains a member of its Governing Council; a member of the Board of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA); a Fellow of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Nigeria and a member of its Executive Committee (ExCo).
He is the author of the Amazon Bestseller: Independent Directors: 111 Frequently Asked Questions Aptly Answered.
The appointment of Prof. Ofo to the Board of Premium Pension Limited is expected to deepen the already sound corporate governance culture of Premium Pension Limited, a licensed Pension Fund Administrator which started operations in 2005, with current Assets Under Management standing at N621 Billion.