Stella Ugborhioba (MBA), Strategic Human Resources Business Partner.
In 2009, recognizing the strategic role human resources plays in an organization in terms of developing the requisite knowledge and skill for a professional and efficient workforce in Nigeria, Stella decided to chart a career for herself in human resource sub-sector with Information Connectivity Solutions Limited as HR/Admin officer. During her time with ICSL, she set up a pragmatic structure As a result of her zeal and commitment to work and work ethics she won employee of the month. Growing through the ranks, she was promoted to Assistant HR manager in April 2010.
In 2011, Stella decided to continue her career growth in the industry. She joined e-Revenue Gateway Limited to help start up a HR department. While at e-RG, she served as HR business partner advising management on HR issues. She also helped create balance between management and employees. This she did until 2013.
Her desire to aspire and expand her frontier especially in the information communication technology (ICT) sector, influenced her decision to join Infranet Limited in January 2014 as Manager, HR, Admin and Fleet. She was involved in the overhaul human resource department while ensuring structures align with the vision of the company. She also was tasked with the mandate to provide change management in Infranet which she did very well due to her passion for the role.
Stella later joined primero transport services as the pioneer HR And Admin manager before relocating for her MBA abroad and she currently works as HR Advisor with Menzies Aviation.
Stella is an MBA HR graduate from the prestigious Dublin Business school and her first degree was on Theatre Arts from Delta State university, she holds a Diploma in Human Resources from the Chartered institute of personnel management ( CIPM ), She is an alumni of Lagos Business School Mastering Human Resources class 2010 set, An Associate member of the Chartered institute of Personnel Management (CIPM) A student member of The Society for human resources Management. (SHRM) and a student member of CIPD.
Stella has attended most of her trainings abroad on almost all areas of HR which includes Recruitment, Selection and Induction (ACAS) Change management Training In the U.K , CIPD lectures in the UK etc. Stella recently started studying with Kingstown college on Executive Leadership, couching and mentoring and also studying a Diploma in Leadership with Shaw Academy, both in Ireland.
Stella’s experience spans across all HR area’s. She has co-authored several presentations of which her most recent work is titled “Corporate Culture and Image” which focused on corporate image and its relative impact on employee and profitability of a company.
In Stella’s Spare she engage with a variety of voluntary activities, she enjoys counselling people. And also a board member of a Career fair tutor Brain Challenge for young student, a non – profit organization positioned to mentor youth on career development and leadership.