Mr. Ikpa joined NMRC in March 2015 as the Finance Manager, with responsibility for setting up and overseeing the financial control function of the company. Prior to joining NMRC, he was a Manager in the Assurance Department of Deloitte. He joined the then Akintola Williams Deloitte & Touche in September 2002 as an Audit Associate. Within the firm, he garnered extensive experience in financial statements audit, forensic audit (where he was one of the pioneer members of the unit), and financial advisory services. He led and managed the audit engagement of a number of public companies within and outside Nigeria. He also played a lead role in the IFRS conversion assistance project for a number of companies. With experience spanning financial services, manufacturing, and telecommunications, he was nominated for an exchange program in the Johannesburg office of Deloitte from November 2014 to January 2015. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, and Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Ifiok is happily married.