Arunma Oteh

Executive in Residence

  • Arunma.Oteh@sbs.ox.ac.uk

Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Arunma Oteh, Officer of the Order of Niger, has been Executive in Residence at the School since January 2019. 

Her research areas of focus are capital markets, economic development and financial technology. Arunma advises the School on Africa, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Sustainability, and most recently co-chaired the School’s  Anti-Racism Initiative Taskforce. She is a member of the London Stock Exchange Africa Advisory Group. She was previously Treasurer of the World Bank, Director General, Securities and Exchange Commission Nigeria, Group Vice President and Group Treasurer, African Development  Bank Group. 

Arunma has received several awards notably Nigeria’s Officer of the Order of Niger (OON) National Honour. Arunma is one of Power List’s 2020 top 100 people of Black Heritage in the UK and was named one of Africa’s 50 most influential African women by Forbes Africa in March 2020.