Mr. Oko-Nikoi DzaniManaging Director
Areas of Expertise
- Postgraduate Diploma in Development Finance from the University of Birmingham
- MBA (Entrepreneurship) from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
- Achimota Secondary School
Mr. Oko-Nikoi Dzani is the founder of NDK Financial Services. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession, having trained with Pannell Fitzpatrick & Co. now PKF Chartered Accountants & Auditors and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Development Finance from the University of Birmingham. He also holds an MBA (Entrepreneurship) from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). He is a product of Achimota Secondary School.
He has extensive Banking and Finance experience spanning over 3 decades. Prior to setting up NDK, he spent over 10 years working in the Banking industry. In 1980, he joined SSB now SG-SSB as Deputy Manager and left as a Senior Manager in 1986. He was appointed Deputy Managing Director at Ghana Co-operative Bank in 1986 and later became the Managing Director in 1988 till his departure in 1992.
Mr. Dzani has held key positions locally and internationally and served on several Boards in private and public institutions. He was Chairman of the Greater Accra Lands Commission, 2nd Vice President of the Ghana Employers Association, Member of the National Pensions Regulatory Commission (NPRC), Member of the Finance Sub-Committee of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), President of the Ghana Hockey Association, a Council Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICA), Member of the Customs Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS) Board, and the Hon. Treasurer of the Accra Ridge Church.
Currently he serves on several Boards. He was the President of Association of Non Bank Financial Institutions (ANFI) and now President of the Association of Finance Houses (AFH).
Mr. Dzani is an ardent fan of hockey, which he also played for several years. His passion for hockey resulted in him taking on key Administrative and Managerial roles such as, Finance Sub Committee Member of the International Hockey Federation, Member of the African Hockey Federation, 2nd Vice President of the African Hockey Federation and for more than 15 years, President of the Ghana Hockey Association as Deputy Managing.