Enyi, Patrick Enyi was born 2nd February, 1960 at Uburu, Ohaozara LGA, Ebonyi State. He attended Wesley LSB School, Offa 1976 and obtained GCE ‘O’ and ‘A’ Levels in 1980 & 1981. His tertiary education were at London School of Accountancy, London ACCA, 1981-1983, Howard Hall University B.Sc 1984-1988, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, MBA, 1999-2001, and Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Ph.D 2003-2007. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC – USA), the American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM), the American Accounting Association (AAA), the Institute of Industrial Administrators of Nigeria (NIIA) and the Certified Institute of Public Administrators (CIPA UK).
Enyi Patrick Enyi is presently a Professor of Accounting at the prestigious Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria. He started his teaching career in 1997 after about 15 years of resourceful experience in the industries and consultancy services and has taught in reputable institutions such as Madonna University, Okija, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka and Covenant University, Ota. As a highly skilled computer programmer, Enyi Patrick Enyi single-handedly developed Nigeria’s first workable computer based accounting package in 1998 and capped it with Micro Finance banking software which are all in deployed applications in various organizations. As an academic, Professor Enyi developed many finance based mathematical models including a simplified IRR interpolation formula and a world class multi-discriminant analysis. He also developed a Nigerian version of the SPSS Software for students and researchers.
Professor Enyi has successfully supervised close to 50 Masters Degree students and 12 graduated Ph.D candidates with more still under his mentorship. He has published widely in local and international journals and has continued to receive accolades for the quality of his research works.
For his contributions to humanity, Professor Enyi was honoured with a Ph.D Honoris Causa by Atlas University; Fellow, American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM) 2005, and Academic Noble International Awards by the Institute of Industrial Administrators of Nigeria, 2008..