LBS Fortifies Faculty, Hires Obrimah, Ogah
The Lagos Business School, LBS, has announced the addition of two seasoned experts to LBS faculty base. The new hires are -Dr. Oghenovo Obrimah and Marvel Ogah.
Dr. Oghenovo Obrimah who joins the Accounting, Finance and Economics department of the prestigious LBS faculty holds a Ph.D. in Business & Management, with a concentration in Finance and sub-specialisation in Economics from the RH Smith School of Business of the University of Maryland, College Park USA.
He graduated with First Class Honors in Mathematics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 1995. He was awarded a Pre-doctoral Fellowship in Economics at Yale University from 1999 to 2000, and has worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC and First City Merchant Bank PLC.
Obrimah’s research has been published in reputable journals such as the Journal of Economics and Business; the Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance; the African Development Review; and Annals of Financial Economics.
His research interests span Venture Capital, IPOs, Public or Private Equity Markets, Financial Intermediation, Market Structure or Equilibrium, Fundamental Asset Pricing, and Monetary Policy.
Marvel Ogah joins the Operations department of the LBS. Ogah holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, an MBA in operations management from the Ambrose Alli University, and a PGD in Chemical Engineering from University of Lagos.
Prior to his transition from the industry to academia, Ogah has held various leadership positions within multinational environments (Colodense Nigeria Plc, SC Johnson Nigeria, and Hello Products Limited).
He has over 18 years’ experience of working and leading manufacturing operations teams towards capability building, operations strategy, business process improvement, process efficiency sustainability and lean enterprise.
It will be recalled that the Lagos Business School was recently ranked as a top global Business school by the Financial Times (FT). This is LBS’ eleventh consecutive appearance in the annual ranking of top business and management education providers in the world done by FT.