Ocholi Etu
Divisional Managing Director, Red Star Logistics

Ocholi Etu, is the Divisional Managing Director Red Star Logistics Ltd.

A thorough-bred supply chain professional, with experience in integrated supply chain services especially outbound logistics, 3PL/4PL logistics operations for FMCGs, Pharmaceuticals, Telecoms, Food and Beverages industries in Africa and a very good knowledge of Nigeria having work-experience in every region of the country, he understands the cultural dynamics and its influence and impact of the end to end flow of the supply chain.

He joined UACN plc in 2007 as a management trainee and grew through the ranks rapidly. He was deployed immediately to MDS Logistics. He started out in MDS Logistics as a Depot Manager in Calabar and later moved to Kaduna. In 2008, He moved to Aba to manage MDS Logistics largest distribution center in the Eastern Region, a position he held for 4 years till 2012. He was later appointed Regional Manager Lagos & West, managing operations spanning 9 states in south south, south west and north central geo political zones of Nigeria.
He holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Bayero University Kano and an MBA from University Of Wales, Cardiff in the UK.

He is member of the Institute of Directors (IOD), member of Council of Supply Chain Professional USA, Chartered Member, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, UK (CMLIT), He holds an Expert in Supply Chain Management (ESCM) from Institute Of Supply Chain Management (IoSCM, UK), also a Certified Practitioner in Procurement and Logistics (CPPL) from Institute of Professional Financial Managers, London (IPFM, UK).