Leonard "Leo" Stanley Nnamdi Ekeh born to the family of a dietician mother and Nurse father in Ubomiri, Mbaitoli Local government Area of, Imo State, South East Nigeria in the year, 1956.
He attended Holy Ghost College, Owerri for his secondary education. He later went to India for his university education, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Punjab University. After his university education in India, Ekeh opted to study at the Cork City University, Ireland, and later transferred to Nottingham University, UK, earning a degree in risk management.
He established a company, Task Systems Limited which later become one of the pioneer Desktop Publishing and Computer Graphics in Nigeria. He computerized 95% of the Print Media, Publishing Houses and Advertising Agencies in Nigeria. Task Systems Limited, his first company has consistently won outstanding industry Awards as Best Partner Award for Compaq, HP, Microsoft, American Power Solution, APC, etc. for 20 years.
To break new grounds, Mr. Leo Stan Ekeh also pioneered an IT Solutions in West Africa through his company ITEC Solutions Limited through which he has delivered the largest IT Solutions ever, from an indigenous firm, to the Nigerian Corporate Market.
The Mbaitoli born computer guru, also pioneered IT Distribution in West Africa through Technology Distributions Limited, TD, which has emerged the Number one ICT distribution company in West Africa. TD has consistently won for ten years the highest industry Awards and recognitions for market penetration, revenue, and preferred partner status to become the most decorated ICT Distributor in West Africa.
In tired, and the big one, Chief Leo Stan Ekeh scored another first in 2001 when he set up Zinox Technologies Limited to manufacture Zinox Computers, Nigeria’s First Internationally Certified Branded Computers. Leo Stan’s Zinox Computer has some innovative features, which include - the Naira sign, and a Power Supply designed to contain the erratic nature of electric power in Nigeria. He ensured that at launch Zinox Computers already had the WHQL certification, the first in sub-Saharan Africa, consolidated 5 years later with the attainment of the NIS ISO 2000: 9001 QMS Certification. In October 2013, the company announced the production of its computer tablet line named Zipad.
The Founder, Chairman and CEO of Zinox Technologies is married to Mrs Chioma Ekeh and marriage is blessed with three promising children, who are CEO's of their own companies.