Monday, 12 January 2009
Leo Stan Ekeh
Leonard "Leo" Stanley Nnamdi Ekeh is a businessman who is best known as the chairman of Zinox Technologies.
Zinox Technologies Limited is a partnership of Stan Technologies (Nigeria), Mustek (South Africa), and Alhena (France).
Leo-Stan Ekeh, (FNCS, OFR) has a record of perceptive entrepreneurship and his vision to computerize Nigeria has rewritten the history of information Technology in the Third World.
He initiated Desktop publishing and Computer graphics in Nigeria with his first company Task Systems Ltd in 1989. He pioneered ICT products Distribution in West Africa with his company -Technology Distributions Ltd and ICT Solution through ITEC Solutions Ltd. A winner of several international and local awards, he is fondly called the "Bill Gates of Africa" by IT industry watchers.
Stanley holds a Bachelor of Science, degree in Economics from the Punjab University, India, and a Post Graduate Degree in Risk Management from Nottingham University, England. He has been honoured with several Doctorate degrees. He is a fellow of Computer Society of Nigeria and an Officer of Federal Republic of Nigeria(OFR).