Mrs. Kay Ovia is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cyberspace Limited, a top software engineering firm in Lagos. She serves as Quantum Markets Limited’s MD and CEO. She serves on the boards of other organizations as well.
Everyone is familiar with the name Jim Ovia. Zenith Bank’s founder and chairman have been in the spotlight for so long that he practically has iconic status. On the other side, very few people are familiar with the name Kay Ovia.
She could have been excused for riding on her husband’s success to get some reflected fame, but Kay is made of stronger stuff. She combines splendor with tact and grace with reserve. She is unlikely to refuse a well-intentioned invitation. She won’t attempt to be the center of attention though, having arrived clothed in all the accessories appropriate for someone of her status.
She doesn’t trade in the attention of the general public and doesn’t employ hired vuvuzelas. It makes no difference that she is married to Jim Ovia, one of the most influential figures in the financial industry. She is independent and works at her own business away from the glare of news cameras looking for rumors.
She spares no effort to turn her unwavering love for people into effective action. She has put up a number of projects to improve the lives of youth, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds. She is the mastermind of the Star Rising Talent Hunt for kids and teenagers. Her declared goal is to find treasures that would otherwise be lost to history due to deprivation.
Despite her modest attitude, Kay finds it difficult to stay out of the spotlight. She doesn’t say much, but her deeds speak for her far more than she ever could.
The MBA in Management that Mrs. Kay Ovia possesses was earned at the Enugu State University of Technology (ESUT).
Kay Ovia Husband and Children
Kay Ovia is happily married to Jim Ovia and their union is blessed with five children – Tomi, Jesse, Isioma, Tito and Zephia.
Kay Ovia Net Worth
The evaluation of Kay Ovia’s net worth is under review. Though her husband, Jim, has an estimated net worth $550 million.