ANDY E. UWEJEYAN -District Governor-Nominee
Eyone Andy Uwejeyan became a Rotarian in 2002 with Rotary Club of Asaba. Soon after, he led the effort to Charter the Rotary Club of Asaba Metropolitan and became the Charter President of the Club in 2004/2005 Rotary Year.
After a Successful Career in Commercial Banking and Textile Manufacturing, he ventured into Private Business and He is the Managing Director and CEO of A&J Group which includes:
• A&J Construction Co. Ltd
• Dere Engineering Co. Ltd
• AJ Crete Ltd
• UAE Consult Ltd
• AJ Farms Ltd.
He read Economics and was a pioneer student of University of Uyo in 1983 and has earned post Graduate qualifications from Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, and University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. He’s an alumnus of the prestigious University of Oxford, Business School and Lagos Business School, (LBS).
He is an associate member of the chartered Institute of Taxation and the Economic Society of Nigeria.
He’s the Chairman, Board of Trustees, The Landers Foundation, Uk and Chairman Board of Trustees, Expedition Society of Nigeria. He is also the President, Asaba Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture.
Andy is a Passionate Rotarian who has served Rotary in many different Capacities Including but not limited to the following:
• Chairman HOC,Rotary Foundation Seminar/ Dinner 2008
• Chairman HOC, District Conference 2013/2014
• Chairman HOC, Rotary Foundation Seminar/Fund Raising Dinner, 2015
• Chairman HOC, Membership Development Seminar, 2016 Asaba
• Chairman HOC, Polio Plus/ Public Image Seminar, 2016
• District Chair, District Conference 2018 Warri
• CPC Chair, DG Installation Ceremony 2018 Asaba
• District Chair, Annual giving 2019/2020
• Club Adviser to RC of Asaba Gateway Provisional
• Served Severally as Resource Person in various District Training Programs.
His humble effort to serve Rotary and humanity has been recognized and appreciated by various awards bestowed on him, these include:
• Rotary International Club Builder Award, 2016
• Best Assistant Governor, D9140 2016/2017
• Rotary Foundation Meritorious award, 2008/2009
• District 9140 Award for Excellence 2013/2014
• District Award for Excellence in Service 2015/2016 and other numerous awards from clubs around the district.
Andy has attended many Rotary International Conventions, West Africa Project Fairs, Zonal Institute and Centennial Conference for Africa in Johannesburg 2005.
Andy is widely travelled. He has visited all continents of the the world and over 100 Countries.
Andy is a Major Donor, a Rotary Foundation benefactor, a Paul Harris Society Member. He has offered Scholarship to so many students at Secondary and Tertiary levels. In 2017, he was conferred with a prestigious Chieftaincy title of Ubokudom Ukpom of Ukpom kingdom of Abak, Akwa-Ibom State.
Andy is married to his heartthrob Juliey and the union is blessed with four (4) Kids.