Echendu Ndubuisi Anthony Humphrey popularly known as Engr Echendu is a Nigerian engineer, entrepreneur, investor and a philanthropist. He was born on 28th October 1985 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State in the south southern part of Nigeria. He is currently 32 years old. Engr Echendu is the 7th son of the prolific retired Army General, Chief Echendu Christopher.
He hails from Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State in the south southern part of Nigeria into a well-grounded Christian family made up of ten children. Engr. Echendu grew up partly in Rivers State and the eastern part of London where he had a very sound basic education.
He is the Chairman of Echendu Sky Holdings, the Echendu Oil and Gas Ltd, ESHworld Ltd and founder of The Echendu Ndubuisi Foundation. Engr. Echendu holds a national honours, he is the youngest CEO and a Member of the Catholic Order.
He has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Engineering from the University of London in United Kingdom. He loved the Engineering course as a result of his father’s influence and background but being a stickler for professionalism he decided to study the course first which took him to the prestigious University of London in United Kingdom, where he bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering in 2007 and a leadership in advanced management programme from the IBMI.
Engr. Echendu has 9 siblings, one of whom is Chief Dennis Echendu, the CEO of Chiefdenso Global Ltd.
Engr Echendu is a Nigerian/British entrepreneur and investor. He owns a controlling interest in Echendu Sky Holdings, a publicly traded British conglomerate with interests in hospitality, travel and tourism, oil and gas, real estate and water cargo handling.
He came into the limelight in 2011 when he led his God father to invest in Africa, an Irish Billionaire criss, particularly in Ghana, where they invested in ware housing and cash and carry. He turned it into a profitable business within a few years and in 2015 he emerged in a construction company with another Billionaire Masri the president of Mas El Masri Ltd, a construction contract with African Tigers that earned him huge profits.
His oil and gas company and Echendu Sky Holdings now has subsidiaries in 2 African countries and in the United States and United Kingdom respectively. Echendu also owns extensive real estate across Ghana, among other assets. His net worth is estimated to be about $18.5 million.
Engr. Echendu started working with Cumberland hotel as an accountant in the year 2008, later in the year 2009 he founded his own business Echendu Oil and Gas Limited, one of the premium oil leading Services Company around the global world. Even though Echendu’s father was well established , he never stop creating job opportunities to make a living, despite his line of business he ventured into many other business across other countries, travel and tourism, water cargo handling, mega stores, logistics, transportation and real estate.
Recently his oil and gas company in the United Kingdom has added other services to its industries in Mineral oil refining, water cargo handling and other engineering services. He is about to launch his branch of company across Africa very soon.
Engr. Echendu is currently one of the richest and most influential personality and public figure in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $18.5 million.