IGAZEUMA OKOROBA, PhD

Social Development Expert

IGAZEUMA OKOROBA, PhD

Social Development Expert

Biography

Igazeuma Okoroba is a sustainability and social development expert with over 20 years of experience in the public sector, civil society, media, oil & gas, telecommunications, and manufacturing. As Head of Sustainability in one of Africa’s largest manufacturing industries, her expertise lies in sustainability and integration of ESG in operations. Dr Okoroba’s work promotes a circular economy, climate action and African indigenous innovation for development. She is also an academic researcher with an M.Sc in Sustainable Development from the University of Exeter, UK and a Ph.D. in Development Sociology, from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. She is a fellow of the Institute of Corporate Governance of Nigeria (ICGN), the International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) and serves on the board of several non-governmental organisations.