Nnenna Ugwu doubles as both the Alumni Director and Clientele Management Executive of Enterprise Development Centre, Pan- Atlantic University Lagos - due to the structure of the Centre characterized by both alumni and non-alumni members.
A graduate of law with a Master’s degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos. Nnenna joined Enterprise Development Centre, the enterprise support center of the Pan-Atlantic University in March 2007 as a project coordinator and was responsible for the successful implementation of the IFC ACCESS BANK Gender Empowerment Project for Women. Nnenna also coordinated the replication of the EDC model in Four African Countries (Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, and Tanzania) with the support International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private arm of the World Bank with the then EDS.
She was also responsible for the coordination of the International Trade Center, Access! and Access 11 For African women in International Trade from 2007 – 2009. With experience in project management, expertise in customer relations and SME development, She assumed the role of managing the ever-growing members of the EDC Business network in 2010 as the Clientele Management Executive and in 2011 doubled as Alumni Director - a position she handles till date.
Nnenna has over the years provided business advisory to both alumni and non–alumni members of EDC, this has built her capacity in offering very credible business advisory to SMEs. She is also a facilitator with Enterprise Development Centre.
She is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School. Her current interests include sustainability of small growing businesses as well as collaborating with both public and private sectors to accelerate SME growth.
She is a certified marriage counselor and is happily married with three children.