Biography of Igwe Chrisent Nnamdi, CEO, Gudtalent And Co NG Limited
Some are born great, others achieve greatness and some others have greatness instilled in them. I can tell you that this man whose biography you are about to read was indeed, born great. Hold on a second, he did not stop there; he has gone on to achieve greatness. We are talking about someone whose name is agog the internet today being the 14th of June, because it is his birthday. He is GT Igwe Chrisent, the Founder, and CEO of SUTEG and Gudtalent Nigeria Limited, the mother company of Entrepreneur Nigeria and Maxibu Inc.
Background and Overview
Igwe Chrisent Nnamdi is a young Nigerian entrepreneur, born on the 14th of June 1992 at Christ the King Parish, Aba, Abia State to the family of Igwe Dominic of Ndiagu Amagu in Ikwo Local Government, Ebonyi State.
Gudtalent Chrisent grew up as a Christain and had his primary education at Our Lords Nursery and Primary School, Aba and later returned back to Ikwo to complete his first school leaving certificate at Community Primary School, Agubia Ikwo, Ebonyi state in 1998-2004.
He attended Federal Government collage Okposi, Ebonyi state for his SSCE certificate in 2004-2010, from there, he got admission to study Geology and Geophysics in Ebonyi state in 2010-2014.
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Background And Success
Being born in a middle-class family, growing up has been fun for GT as most of his business traits are inborn. Right from his childhood, Chrisent will always find one business venture or the other to get into.
While in high school, a dormitory secondary school in Ebonyi state, Gudtalent Chrisent will sell different stuff in school (Including provisions and school items needed by other students to make money), he even repaired student sandals and gets paid in school.
He was the NAFDAC club president and Health prefect while in school. Known to be very friendly and workaholic, his friends named him GUDTALENT while in 200 level in Ebonyi state university before he contested and won the post of Director of Socials NMGS in the university.
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Chris was an active student and engaged in various extra curriculum activities that open him up to various industries and vast experiences in doing so many things.
His Mother, Igwe Veronica, a businesswoman have always been his greatest source of inspiration and inspired him to build an empire without expecting anything from anyone.
He is a dancer and has been nominated for the MOST ENTERPRISING student in Nigeria by Tush Awards, 2013.
GT is a lover of good life and gets motivated by people with good and clean success stories like Richard Brandson, His Uncle, Daniel Onwe, Aliko Dangote, Neil Patel, Larry page and now his team maker; Samuel Benedict, CEO, Blockchain Tech Hub.
His last venture before staring internet business was his poultry and honey business which crashed in 2015 and left him stranded and broke, after then, he met with Christain Chucks of Techvaid and Precious Ngwu of Vilinos Inc who inspired him into starting a blog called GTPEDIA.COM.
Chris spent 11 months studying and mastering the secrets behind blogging and online business with GTPEDIA blog and later in January 2017, He started Techliet blog which became a huge success in 2016 and 2017 making him popular among other Nigerian Bloggers. In a quest to train and raise more allies in the business and blogging sphere, Chrisent started Entrepreneur.ng, now www.entrepreneurn.com, a business and enterprise blog poised to raise old and young already and aspiring Nigerian entrepreneurs which till date is rated among the top Business and Enterprise blogs in Nigeria.
Companies Founded By GT Igwe Chrisent
- Gudtalent & Co Nig Ltd (GT Ltd). Mother Company of Maxibu and GT Farms.
- Sumo Tech Global Limited (SUTEG), the mother company of Sumo Bank and CapOfCoins
GT Igwe Chrisent have started and run various startup companies with which most failed but he ever gave up. Among the companies have started are;
- 9 Lives entertainment: an event planning and management company which failed after (2011-2013) 2 years of trying to sustain it. 9 Lives entertainment held most of the then campus show then in Ebonyi state university which ECSTASY, MASR PARTY, NIGHT OF GLEE, etc was the most popular show among all.
- GT Lables: A record label company which went along with 9 Lives entertainment but couldn’t make it to the lime light.
- GT farms and Agro Allied
- GT Graphics and printing service
- Now GUDTALENT AND CO NIG LIMITED, the parent company of Entrepreneur Nigeria, Maxibu Project and Proposed Satoversity.
Chrisent is an expert tech and business blogger and have helped raise other good bloggers in the industry.
He got into cryptocurrency in 2016 and in Later and began to learn the expertise skills of blockchain in 2017.
GT Igwe Chrisent Stepped down as the CEO of Entrepreneur Nigeria to Okorie Samuel Ossi popularly known as Ossi Samuel to join Blockchain Tech Hub, A blockchain based company poised to solve blockchain related issues in Africa to the world.
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Led by Samuel Benedict Ogbonnaya Blockchain tech Hub is the parent company of Satowallet which is the first African blockchain company to record over 1 Billion Naira transaction a month, August 2018.
He is currently one of the front tech guys in the Nigerian Blockchain space and a big investor of Cryptocurrency and Good tech startups like Nickzom. GT believes cryptocurrency investment for him will be better than landed properties in the next 5-10 years’ time.
As the Founder of Entrepreneur Nigeria, GT believes the platform will become an international brand by 2025, having recorded massive success in its first year of business operation in 2017.
He said “We intend to search, raise and build the next top Nigerian entrepreneurs by knowledge and funding through Sumo Bank Project which was birthed in June 2018.
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With GT Igwe Chrisent, there is always an idea waiting for execution. I can confidently tell you that this guy is hub of ideas, ideas with huge potentials because I have been at the centre of his success story right from the dormitory of the Federal Government College, Okposi till date.
Nigeria needs him, Entrepreneur Nigeria is him and GUDTALENT AND CO NIG LIMITED is all his efforts.
Today, as we celebrate his birthday, we celebrate a man who has the potentials to become the greatest businessman of all time. I must add that nobody is as lazy as this guy and this has been the reason behind his soft success. He can always teach you how to be lazy.
Happy birthday, GT IGWE CHRISENT.