Mr. Oko-Nikoi Dzani is the founder of NDK Financial Services. He is a Chartered Accountant by profession, and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Development Finance from the University of Birmingham. He also holds an MBA (Entrepreneurship) from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). He is a product of Achimota Secondary School.
He has extensive Banking and Finance experience spanning over 3 decades. Prior to setting up NDK, he spent over 10 years working in the Banking industry. In 1981, he began his Banking career at SSB, now SG-SSB and rose through the ranks to Senior Manager. He was appointed Deputy Managing Director at Ghana Co-operative Bank and later became the Managing Director, from 1986 till his departure in 1992.
Mr. Dzani has held key positions locally and internationally and served on several Boards in private and public institutions. He was Chairman of the Greater Accra Lands Commission, 2nd Vice President of the Ghana Employers Association, Member of the National Pensions Regulatory Commission (NPRC), Member of the Finance Sub-Committee of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), President of the Ghana Hockey Association, Member of 1st African Financial Services board, a Council Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICA), Member of the Customs Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS) board, and the Hon. Treasurer of the Accra Ridge Church.
Currently he serves on several Boards including, Boards of Federated Commodities Ltd., Global Haulage Ltd., Transroyal Ltd., Cocoa Merchants Ltd., NDK Capital Ltd., Igiyazi Properties Ltd., and Association of Finance Houses (AFH).
Mr. Dzani is an ardent fan of hockey, which he also played for several years. His passion for hockey resulted in him taking on key Administrative and Managerial roles such as, Member of the International Hockey Federation, Member of the African Hockey Federation, 2nd. Vice President of the African Hockey Federation, and President of the Ghana Hockey Association