Mr. Okafor Chukwunyeaka Linus was appointed the bursar of the polytechnic in 2014. A native of Nempi in Oru West L.G.A. Imo State, Mr. Okafor is an Accountant and a Banker. He holds the professional membership certificate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and also the professional membership certificate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers Nigeria (CIBN). He has a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Economics from Enugu State University of Science and Technology and a first degree (BSc) in Banking and Finance from Ogun State University.
Mr. Okafor started his career with an indigenous firm Lenak Nig. Ltd from where he joined the then Progress Bank Nigeria. He left Progress bank Nigeria in 1998 to NDIC where he worked briefly before joining Oriental Airlines as an Accountant the same 1998. In 2001 he left the airline to join Intercontinental Bank Plc (now Access Bank Plc). In 2012 he left Access Bank for GKFX markets from where he joined Imo State Polytechnic in 2013 as a lecturer. He was appointed the polytechnic bursar in 2014.
Mr. Okafor is a Principal Consultant at Deeper GoldConsult (A training and Consultancy firm); a partner in DeepGold Invest (an Investment Advisory firm), a partner at EmmaSamFavour Consulting Ltd, and a Consultant to The Proofing Group (an International Investment Advisory company).
Mr. Okafor has several years of work experience in banking, finance, accounting, investment advisory, project financing, training and teaching (lecturing). He has transformed the bursary department since he was made the bursar of the polytechnic.