Ityough A. Micheal is an Accountant and Financial Management expert with over 15 years cognate experience that cuts across Project Management, Banking, Capital Markets, Information Technology, Marketing, Consulting and Financial Services. He had lecturing experience at the University of Abuja, Nigeria (Part-Time). He also had extensive expertise and domain competencies in SME consulting, credit Analysis and Risk Management, Business Development, Corporate Finance and Strategic Management, Regional Business Coordination and Provision of Leadership as General Manager, Finance and Accounts as the State’s highest investment institution.

Mike who qualified as a certified Accountant in 2010 is currently a Doctoral student of Finance and Accounting at the Benue State University, Makurdi Nigeria. He is a strong team player with elastic abilities in building cross-functional collaboration across businesses. He is a regular facilitator and paper presenter at Workshops and Seminars. He has attended several Entrepreneurship Development Training programmes. He is happily married with four children.

Personal Information

Name Ityough A. Micheal
Date of birth October 18, 1977
Marital Status Married
State of Origin Benue
Country Nigeria
Local Government Area Gwer-East

Career Objectives

To be part of a winning team, with a winning attitude- providing solutions to evolving challenges for result, and advancing as the institutions grows in pursuit of sustainable development.

Skills and Competencies

  • Accounting systems design, Set up & Computerization
  • Financial engineering/corporate re-positioning
  • Board Management/corporate Governance
  • Investment opportunities identification and trapping
  • Business intelligence/Trend Analysis/Financial Planning
  • Policy Analysis, Research and Development.

Academic Education

S/no. Qualification Date Attained
1. Ph. D Accounting & Finance (in view), Benue State 2018
2. M. Sc. Finance, University of Calabar, Nigeria 2010
3. MBA- (Bias in Finance) University of Calabar 2006
4. Post Graduate Diploma (Management), University of Calabar 2005
5. Higher national Diploma-Accounting, Benue Polytechnic, Nigeria. 2003
6. Senior school Certificate Examination, Nigeria 1994

Professional Education

S/no. Qualification Date
1. London Business School, UK (Senior Executive programme (SEP)). Jun 2016 till date
2. Fellow, Institute of Management Consultant (F, IMC) 2017
3. Fellow, Academy of Business Brokers and Managers (F,ABBM) UK. 2017
4. Fellow, Chattered systems Accountants (F, CSA) (USA) 2016
5. Certified National Accountant (CNA) 2010
6. Associate, Nigerian Institute of Management (ANIM) 2009
7. Student member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Professional Level (ICAN) 2018

Work Experience with dates

Work place Last Job Position Date
Benue investment and property company Limited (Investment House), Makurdi, Nigeria General Manager, Finance and accounts. June 2016 till date.
FHA Mortgage Bank, Abuja, Nigeria Chief financial Controller 2012 to May 2016
MARKFEMA Nigeria Limited (Health Management Organisation), Abuja. Director, Finance & Administration 2011 to October 2012.
SETRACO Nigeria Limited (Engineering Construction), Abuja Accountant 1999 to 2006
University of Abuja Lecturer 2007 to 2015

Teaching Exposure

Institution Course Taught Period
University of Abuja, Nigeria – Financial Accounting

– Cost Accounting

– Element of Business

– Management information system



2007 to date

Research and interest Activities

  • Effects of International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Nigeria case study.
  • Merger and acquisitions of Banks in Nigeria (Post consolidation era)
  • The roles of Internal Audit in Corporate Organisations (Focus on Construction Companies).

Conferences and courses

Conferences/Courses Place Date
Chartered Systems Accountants Conference USA May, 2017
Accountants annual Conference (ICAN) Abuja Sept, 2015
Banking & Finance Annual Conference (CIBN) Abuja Sept, 2015
Mortgage Banking Conference (Housing Scheme) Singapore Mar, 2014
NUC Entrepreneurship Workshop Abuja Oct, 2014
Housing Financing and Development Accra (GHANA) Dec, 2013
Entrepreneurship Course- Train-the trainer Lagos Jul, 2008
Debt Management Office (DMO) course: Train-the-trainer Abuja May 2008
Banks Capital Base (Base ii Accord, World Bank) Lagos June, 2006