Dr. Poly Ike Emenike is a distinguished entrepreneur, philanthropist, recipient of Nigerian national honors and a prolific writer. He is the chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NEROS Pharmaceuticals Limited, one of Nigeria’s foremost pharmaceutical companies. He is the author of three acclaimed books–Entrepreneurial Spirits through the Seventeen Success Principles of Napoleon Hill, The Benefits of Adventures and The Daily Positive Vitamins for Entrepreneurs.
Emenike holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Marketing both from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He received his PhD in International Business Management from the International School of Business Management (ISM), Paris, France. He is an alumnus of Lagos Business School (Pan African University) and Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
He was presented with the Napoleon Hill Foundation Gold Medal Award and plaque at the University of Virginia, Wise Campus, USA on Tuesday, 27th March. 2012 thus becoming the fourth person to be bestowed with the award. Emenike is the only non-US citizen to be decorated with such an award and appointed to serve as a member of the Napoleon Hill Foundation’s Board of Trustees.
Emenike is the sole representative of the Napoleon Hill Foundation in Africa for the publication and marketing of books from the foundation’s stables. He is also a certified instructor Napoleon Hill’s Success Principles.
In November 2011, the Federal Government of Nigeria conferred the national honors award of Member of the Order of Niger (MON) on him in recognition of his outstanding services to his country, illustrious achievements in business, philanthropic gestures and contributions to national development. Emenike is also a highly esteemed community leader. He was one of the 50 distinguished alumni of the University of Lagos honored at the commemoration of the institution’s 50th anniversary in 2012.
Emenike hails from Nanka in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State, Nigeria.