Dr. Ibiene V.A. Ogolo is the Co-Founder and Director of V&R Partners Limited. Her career which spans over twenty-three years commenced in the Nigerian financial sector. Within the commercial banking industry, she held several leadership roles across operational, marketing & credit administration functions leading teams to deliver key initiatives.

In 2003, she moved unto BGL Plc where she grew to become Head of Private Wealth until her departure. Leveraging on her investment strategy and financial experience, Ibiene became the Head of Public affairs for Greater Port Harcourt City Development Authority encapsulating media, investment promotions and community relations for one of the major real estate developments in Rivers State.

In 2013 she joined Eko Development Company as the Chief Responsibility Officer and is currently responsible for the development of one of the new prestigious landmarks aptly called “AZURI PENINSULA” situated in the Marina District of Eko Atlantic City; which upon completion will change the skyline of Lagos.

With her wealth of experience, Ibiene has successfully raised funds internationally and locally. She is a pace setter and award winner in many rights and was recently added to the Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) list for class of 2018.