Ijeoma Okoli

Executive Director

Biography

Ijeoma is a finance, securities and regulatory lawyer with extensive experience advising global banks and corporate clients in the US, Europe, Central Asia and Africa.

Ijeoma is currently an Executive Director at JPMorgan, a Board Observer for Aldermanbury Investments Limited, a JPMorgan subsidiary and the Co-chair of the EMEA Black Leadership Forum which advises JPMorgan on the recruitment, retention and advancement of Black employees.

Ijeoma sits on the Global Advisory Board of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum, an organization focused on increasing the number of female lawyers in the most senior leadership positions in global law firms, and has been a panel judge for the 2019, 2020 and 2021 Power List of Britain’s Most Influential People of African, African Caribbean and African American Heritage. She is also a 2020 finalist for Financial Adviser’s Diversity Champion of the Year award and Investment Week’s Investment Woman of the Year.  She is listed in the 2020 Cranfield Female FTSE Board Report’s 100 Women to Watch list.

Ijeoma holds a B.A. and M.P.A. from New York University and a J.D. from Cornell University.