Ime Uwah is an entreprenuer and philantropist. As a young man, he developed a knack for developing profitable business ventures ranging from vegetable farming, to catering and fast food services. This eventually led him to founding the various companies under Eni Group.
A graduate of Pure Chemistry from the University of Calabar, his wealth of experience was further enhanced by a brief stint in Lagos where he worked as Senior Sales Representative with Touch Seals Limited, Lagos, Nigeria and as a Sales Agent and VSAT Installation Engineer with NETCOM, Lagos.
He returned to Akwa Ibom in 2008 after founding Outedge Limited, which lay the foundation of this success. He has also served as a Business Development Consultant for various food retail companies
A visionary and serial entreprenuer, he pilots the vehicle of the vision of turning Eni Group into a continental player. He is an alumni of the Lagos Business School, and is married with four children.