Jimmy Aronokhale, is an Audit, Risk Management, Control, Compliance and Finance Professional with over 17 years’ experience across a wide range of Industries both local and international including oil and gas upstream and downstream, real estate, port operations, logistics, transport, courier, professional bodies, consultancy, haulage and hospitality. Before joining VDT Communications Ltd, Jimmy has worked as Head, Risk Management and Internal Audit for CIPM, Finance Manager for A-Z Petroleum Products E&P (Kenya and Burundi), Head of Accounts for Rock of Ages Properties Plc, Account Manager for Chicason Group, Head of Internal Audit and Control for Chisco Group and Internal Audit Officer at Sweet Sensations and Nigeria Ports Authority, Port Harcourt. He is an Advisory Council Member to the global Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) with headquarters in Texas, USA.
He graduated from the Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa with HND in Accounting. He has an Executive MBA in Business Administration from the Management University of Africa, Nairobi Kenya. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management of Nigeria (CILRM), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), a Certified Internal Control Auditor (CICA), a Certified ISO 9001:2015 Auditor, an ISO 31000:2018 Certified Risk Management Professional (CRMP), an ISO/IEC 17024 Conformity Assessment Professional, a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and Certificates in Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Accounting Level 1 & 2 from MDT International, Aberdeen, Scotland. He is happily married with kids.