Denest is an accountant with over 25 years’ experience spanning various industries namely financial services, insurance, accounting practice and manufacturing.
He has worked in reputable organisations like Ernst & Young, AON and Guaranty Trust Bank which is one of the leading banks in Nigeria. His first degree was in Business Administration from the University of Benin Nigeria. He holds professional accountancy qualifications from both Nigeria and USA where he worked for six years before relocating to the UK ten years ago. He currently manages his own accounting firm and is also a part time college lecturer of Business and Accounting at Suffolk One in Ipswich.
Denest has been involved in serving in various church fellowships in the worship, children, youth and prayer teams as and when the need arose in Nigeria, USA and in Ipswich. He is currently the treasurer of Ipswich International Church and also on its leadership team. He is happily married to Esther and they have a daughter and a son.