Hadizat Okorejior holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Economics from the University of Abuja, FCT. She commenced her professional career in 1997 as an audit trainee at KPMG Professional Services (formerly Arthur Andersen).
In 1999, she joined Liberty Bank Plc in the Domestic Operations Business Unit. During the over six years period spent in the various units of the Head Office Operations, she progressed to become Head of the Trade Operations Desk. Hadizat also had stints in Sterling Bank Plc, Intercontinental Bank Plc and Access Bank Plc.
She garnered experience in the Oil and Gas Marine Services sector where she worked in XPO Marine Services Limited gaining significant experience in the Oil and Gas marine Industry. She rejoined the Banking industry in 2017 with SunTrust Bank Nigeria Ltd, as Head, Trade and Foreign Operations Department and had a brief stint in the Commercial Banking Group of the Bank.
Prior to her appointment as the Ag. Treasurer, she was the Team Lead of the Corporate Operations Group in the Bank. Hadizat is a Chartered Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management and earned a professional Certificate in Trade from the London Institute of Banking and Finance. She has attended many professional and Management trainings, both locally and abroad, which has made her a very versatile leader.