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Pat Utomi

Pat Utomi, a professor of political economy and management expert is a Nigerian entrepreneur whose ultimate goal is to positively affect humanity.

Born in Kaduna on February 6, 1956, Utomi hails from Ibussa in Delta State. He had his primary education at St Thomas School, Kano, 1960-62 and Our Lady of Fatima School, Gusau, 1962-1966. He later proceeded to the prestigious Christ the King College, Onitsha, for his post-primary education and finished up at Loyola College, Ibadan in 1971.

Utomi had his first degree in mass communications at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN. He also holds MA, MPA, and Ph.D in political economy.

He was director of research and corporate affairs, News Training Consultancy, Lagos; chairman/chief executive officer, Patike Communications Limited. In 1982, he was appointed special assistant to President Shehu Shagari. Following the demise of the Second Republic, he became chairman/chief executive officer, Utomapp Holdings Limited, 1984-86, and assistant general manager, corporate affairs, Volkswagen of Nigeria Limited, Lagos, 1983-93.

Utomi co-founded the Lagos Business School, now Pan African University in 1994 with the Opus Dei, a Catholic religious group. He was scholar-in-residence, American University, Washington DC, USA, 1996 and research associate, the Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1996.

He also belongs to many professional bodies. He is a member, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, NIPR, Institute of Directors, IOD, Nigerian Economic Summit Group and Nigerian Economic Society.

He coordinated the establishment of several civil society groups on good governance and accountability such as Transparency in Nigeria,The Centre for Values in Leadership, The Concerned Professionals, and the Restoration Group. In the business sphere, Utomi is the vice-chairman, Platinium

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07/28/2015 09:48:42MUCH ADO ABOUT SUBSIDIES / 0
07/18/2015 08:37:11BANK ABUSE, ENTREPRENEURS AND GROWTH / 0
07/11/2015 10:30:00GOING TO AMERICA / 0
06/30/2015 15:59:22The Challenge of Change / 0
06/27/2015 08:27:55REDEEMING THE SUB-NATIONALS / 0
06/12/2015 08:31:00THEY HAVE HIJACKED OUR CHANGE, AGAIN / 0
06/09/2015 05:30:00DEMOCRACIES PARADOXIES AND HANDICAPS / 0
04/22/2015 07:07:00PLAIN TRUTHS FROM RENEWAL / 0
04/16/2015 02:17:30UNREASON IN A SEASON OF EMOTION / 0
03/26/2015 22:44:27WHEN AND WHERE THE LAW RULES / 0
03/25/2015 06:50:00THE DIE IS CAST / 0
03/21/2015 00:32:44The Issues the Campaign Forgot / 0
02/20/2015 14:36:00Thinking Aloud Before A Nation Unravels / 0
02/14/2015 05:07:00When the People Become Enemy of the State / 0
02/05/2015 11:20:00Unspoken Conspiracy Against Free Speech / 0
02/05/2015 00:29:00Lessons Lost: Campaigns, Ideas And Progress / 0
01/31/2015 00:38:00On Soludo, Buhari, Jonathan and the Elections / 0
01/23/2015 09:29:00Professionalism and the Fruit of Convergence / 0
01/16/2015 10:27:00Je Suis Patito / 0
12/18/2014 01:05:00OBASANJO AND THE BURDEN OF HISTORY / 0
12/04/2014 10:10:08THE RISE OF THE CULTURE ECONOMY / 0
11/29/2014 06:36:52THE SHEPHERD AS LEADER / 0
11/22/2014 06:36:52THE ULTIMATE REIGN OF IMPUNITY AND THE JOURNEY TO ANARCHY / 0
11/18/2014 06:12:42WHEN BAD CUSTOMER SERVICE TRAUMATIZES / 0
10/31/2014 17:41:18Framing The Issues / 0
10/24/2014 06:46:10PROFESSIONALISM AND NATIONAL CHARACTER / 0
10/01/2014 00:44:09DIASPORA AND THE FLYING GEESE / 0
09/29/2014 01:07:59THE QUINTESSENTIAL PROFESSIONAL / 0
09/24/2014 16:37:00Between Having Being and the Nigerian Condition / 0
09/18/2014 02:38:02RENEWING THE MILITARY / 0
09/10/2014 16:37:26GENERATIONAL BETRAYAL IN PERSPECTIVE / 0
09/02/2014 10:43:58The Paradox of Passion / 0
08/29/2014 09:06:17AND A CONFAB HELD / 0
08/20/2014 15:59:54Is Civil Society To Blame / 0
08/07/2014 18:50:53The Burden And Joys Of Manufacturing / 0
07/30/2014 22:59:20EDUCATION BUILT TO LAST / 0
07/18/2014 14:16:26On the Inside of Corruption / 0
07/11/2014 05:41:10Existential Imperatives in Culture Collapse: The Media and the Nigerian Condition / 0
07/09/2014 04:45:02AUTOMOTIVE POLICY AND THE REST OF US / 0
07/02/2014 13:33:00The Death of Life / 0
06/27/2014 03:33:10IS NIGERIA WORTH SAVING / 0
06/22/2014 02:22:38AND THE ALL POLITICIANS SUMMIT HELD Sad as it may seem we evidently have made i... / 0
06/20/2014 08:57:32AND THE ALL POLITICIANS SUMMIT HELD / 0
06/20/2014 08:57:32AND THE ALL POLITICIANS SUMMIT HELD Sad as it may seem we evidently have made it... / 0
06/08/2014 10:27:16Loss of Prof. Dora Akinyuli / 0
06/03/2014 10:16:01WHEN A STATE LEFT THE UNION / 0
05/31/2014 04:37:42Lessons From Modi, And Aquno For Abuja / 0
05/22/2014 01:02:22CVL CALLS FOR CHIBOK MOMENTS ON SUNDAY / 0
05/19/2014 00:38:00ON ZONES OF DEVELOPMENT- Pat Utomi / 0
05/12/2014 03:52:00The Kidnap of Public Conversation - Pat Utomi / 0
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