Mrs Udeagu is a thorough bred professional with about three decades experience in the ICT industry. She retired as acting Deputy Director, Security Management Division, Information Technology Department at the Central Bank of Nigeria. Prior to CBN, she worked in the Information Technology (IT) Unit of Mitchell Farms of Ibru Organisation, from where she joined the IT Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria in Lagos as an Assistant Manager in 1990.
Whilst at the Central Bank of Nigeria, she rose through the ranks. She was the Head of several offices within the IT Department over the years and distinguished herself with her dedication to work and the establishment. She also represented the Central Bank of Nigeria in various committees within and outside the Bank notably the Nigeria Automated Clearing System (NACS) implementation, e-Commerce & e-Transaction Bill from National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) Project, to mention a few. She distinguished herself in the IT Security field and as the Project Manager for the Central Bank of Nigeria Real Time Gross Settlement System (RTGS).
Mrs Udeagu acquired several skills, including on business, technical, managerial, leadership and soft skills over the years, before retiring from CBN.
Mrs Udeagu acquired several skills, including on business, technical, managerial, leadership and soft skills over the years, before retiring from CBN. She is currently the Chief Operating Officer at the Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), the .ng brand, Nigerian online identity. And serves on the board of iCentra.
Mrs Udeagu holds a B.Sc Mathematics with Computer Science (Second Class Upper) from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1983) and a Master of Science degree in Optimization & Computing from Loughborough University of Technology, Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom (1985).
Edith Udeagu holds several certifications including Certified Information Systems Audit (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) all from Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), ITIL Foundation Version 3 certificate from the APM Group and certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
She is a member of Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), ISACA, PMI and Ikoyi Club 1938.