Ewi Akpata is the founder and managing partner of New Brunswick Partners. Before starting the firm, he worked with Global Banks in the United States of America.
Ewi has over 20 years of banking and reporting management experience with special focus on compliance and controls, management reporting, data analytics including enterprise performance management. He recently led the Finance reporting Group at Deutsche Bank covering the global equities business. His role in that capacity included planning, budgeting & forecasting, compliance and control. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, he held various positions at UBS New York and Credit Suisse First Boston at different times.
He understands operational efficiency and effectiveness from a risk and control standpoint. He has a working knowledge of the COSO framework and assists organizations to put this in place. Ewi has a passion for supporting management to make the right decisions through the development of an effective management information system which provides insight, efficiency and control to operational activities. He is a trainer par excellence and regularly trains finance professionals on back-office operational excellence and efficiency.
Mr Akpata is a graduate of Bernard Baruch College of New York City where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He has attended several leadership programs