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Victor Ekpu | Elance
 
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Victor Ekpu

Business, Economics & Finance Researcher
   United Kingdom
  |   Glasgow, Scotland
  |  1:22 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

I am a very skilled professional with proven and extensive research, financial services and consultancy experience spanning over 8 years. In 2009, I obtained a Masters degree in Economics, Banking and Finance (with Distinction) from the Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, where I am currently undertaking my PhD program in Economics under the auspices of the Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE). I am also a Teaching Fellow in the School.

My specialties include: Micro and Macroeconomics of Banking; Financial...

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Portfolio

A business plan prepared during a seven day entrepreneurship camp organised by the...
A lecture presentation to executives and senior staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria...
A paper presentation to executives and senior staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria...
Lecture Notes/Presentations made to executives and senior staff of the Central Bank of...
A piece of academic research on what causes bias in analysts' forecasts and investment...
A revision note on 'International Business' prepared for a client
Lecture Prepared for the Central Bank of Nigeria In-Plant Training Workshop on...
A research paper produced by the Health Economics Unit of Mindset Resource Consulting....
Group Research Project in International Financial Analysis, University of Glasgow,...

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Academic Writing
Business Planning
Business Analysis
Econometric Modelling
Business Writing
Economic and Financial Analysis
Banking and Finance
Financial Modelling
Teaching and Research
Management Consulting

Service Description

I have very strong research and working knowledge of the Micro and Macro-Economics of Banking, including Financial Risk Management, Financial Stability, Small Business Finance, Financial Policy and Regulatory Compliance. I have also handled a number of research and consultancy projects in Business Development and Planning, Enterprise Risk Management, and Business Analysis & Valuation, including Equity Research and Corporate Finance

ACADEMIC WRITING, TEACHING & RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:

In terms of academic writing and research experience, I have engaged in academic writing/proof reading since the past 5 years with very much success. I have handled more than 40 projects (i.e. essay work, revision notes, dissertations/theses, academic consultancy projects and so on) especially for post graduate clients (including PhD students and senior members of the academic community) from several UK schools including: the University of Glasgow, Herriot Watt University Edinburgh, Strathclyde University, Glasgow Caledonian University, University of Manchester, University of Bradford, Holborn College London, Edinburgh Napier University, University of Leicester, University of Aberdeen, University of the West of Scotland, and the University of Stirling, to mention a few.

My core areas are: Economics, Banking, Finance, Business Analysis and Management. I have also handled projects in other social sciences, e.g. Sociology, Education, Law and Politics. As an endorsement of my academic prowess, I...

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Employment

Mindset Resource Consulting UK
Managing Consultant/CEO
2010 - Present
Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow
Teaching Fellow in Economics
2011 - 2014
National Australia Bank Group Europe (NAGE)
Administrator
2012 - 2013
Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)
Research and Training Consultant
2011 - 2013
BeCogent Ltd UK (Now part of Teleperformance Grp)
Client Service Advisor (John Lewis)
2009 - 2010
Zenith Bank Plc, Lagos
Senior Executive Assistant
2006 - 2008
Jigawa State House of Assembly, Dutse, Nigeria
Accounts Assistant
2005 - 2006

Education

Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow
PhD Economics
2010 - Present
University of Glasgow, UK
MSc Economics, Banking and Finance (Distinction)
2008 - 2009
Delta State University, Nigeria
BSc Economics
2000 - 2004

Keywords

Banking and Finance
Microeconomics
Macroeconomics
Financial Risk Management
Economic & Financial Data Analysis
Modelling and Policy Research
Management Consulting
Business Analysis & Valuation
and Corporate Finance
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