Okechi started at MASS as a Mechanical Engineering Intern in May of 2018 and has since transitioned to our growing engineering team full time. Born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, he gained his Bachelor of Engineering degree from Covenant University, Nigeria in 2016. His experience derives from his one year National Youth Service Corps engagement as a Graduate Services Engineer at Kenol Nigeria Limited. There he engaged in project supervision, preparation of project reports and ensured that site activities complied with quality standards. He also had multiple internship opportunities with Giants and Davie Artelier and Debour Nigeria Limited, both in the nation’s largest city of Lagos.
He is passionate about restructuring and improving the housing delivery process in Africa, particularly in rural settlements.