Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu

Elumelu was born in 1963 in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. He is a native of Onicha-Ukwu in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta state.Tony Elumelu is a Nigerian economist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holdings , the United Bank for Africa , Transcorp and founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation . Elumelu holds the Nigerian national honours, the Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) and Member of the Order of the Federal Republic (MFR). He was recognised as one of “Africa’s 20 Most Powerful People in 2012” by
Forbes magazine.

Hobink celebrates Tony Elumelu, and hopes his life and business principles serve as a source of inspiration to young entrepreneurs.