With over 30 years of experience managing transformation teams in the financial service industry, Stella currently runs a Consulting Practice, EDD Consulting Limited. The company provides market entry strategies for African businesses seeking to expand into the United Kingdom and for companies in the United Kingdom seeking to expand their business footprint to Africa.

She is also a Part-time Management Lecturer at BPP University, London’s MSc Management Programme.

For five years up till January 2023 she was the Pioneer Head of Personal & Business Banking, Head of Marketing and an Executive Committee member of FCMB Bank (UK) Limited. This was a Bank of England-approved role in which she set up and grew the Retail Banking Division of the Bank.

Stella sits on the Board of Directors of FastCredit Limited, a Nigeria-based non-bank financial institution that leverages modern technology and partnerships to provide clients with loans and payment solutions with a specific focus on consumers and SMEs thereby promoting financial inclusion. She is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and is also a Member of the Board Credit & Fintech Committees.