Bukki is an Economics graduate from the University of Ife (Now Obafemi Awolowo University).
She is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, with over 20 years post graduation experience in Auditing and Management Consultancy.
She started her working career with KPMG Audit and left to become the first Nigerian Chief Accountant / Company Secretary of Paterson Candy International Nigeria Ltd (Nigerian Subsidiary of Thames Water of UK).
During the 8 years she spent at KPMG Audit, in addition to the diversified audit experience gained, she worked in the company’s Technical Department as Assistant Manager for 2years. Here, she worked as part of a team of professionals acting as Reporting Accountants on numerous public issues, financial advisers on privatisation and commercialisation, capital restructuring and in-house quality control amongst other functions.
At PCI Nigeria, She was instrumental to the computerisation of the company’s account in line with the international group policy. She was also responsible for the accountability of the various civil engineering / water treatment contracts of the company. She thus developed very astute knowledge on long-term contract accounting in line with international standards. She also attended many international finance seminars and trainings.
In 1994, Bukki gained accreditation as a professional trainer from the Nigerian Centre for Management Development (CMD) and the Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD).
She is a Management Trainer of great repute who facilitates for various professional institutes, including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), as well as other consultancy outfits on Financial and other Management topics.
Before now, Bukki was the Principal Partner of Bukki Orekoya & Co (Chartered Accountants) and Manifold Consult (Management Consultants).