Nwando Chukwurah F.IoD, MRICS, CIWFM – Chartered Facilities Management Leader

Professional Summary

With a distinguished career spanning over 23 years, Nwando Chukwurah is a seasoned chartered facilities management professional renowned for her strategic acumen.

As the Managing Director of Total Facilities Management Ltd., she has played a pivotal role in elevating the company into a premium brand with an impressive annual turnover exceeding $1.5 million.

Professional Achievements

Nwando Chukwurah assumed the role of Managing Director in September 2007 and has been instrumental in driving the company’s business strategy. Under her leadership, Total Facilities Management Ltd. has experienced substantial growth and currently boasts a workforce of over 600 technical and support staff across the nation.

Her commitment to providing solutions that empower client organizations to succeed in their business endeavors is evident. Mrs. Chukwurah specializes in delivering best value and strategic innovation, supporting core business functions, and maximizing the commercial use of the built environment.

Areas of Expertise

Mrs. Chukwurah’s professional interests span various domains, including Corporate Governance, Workplace Management (with a focus on Workplace Strategy and Wellness), Smart Buildings, Waste Recycling, Sustainability, Energy Management, and Safety Audit.

Professional Journey

  • Managing Director: Total Facilities Management Ltd. (Sep 2007 – Present)
  • Executive Director: Total Facilities Management Ltd. (Sep 2003 – Aug 2007)
  • Assistant General Manager: Total Facilities Management Ltd. (Sep 2001 – Aug 2003)
  • Facility Manager: Total Facilities Management Ltd. (Aug 1999 – Aug 2001)
  • Estate Surveyor: Ora Egbunike & Associates, Lagos, Nigeria (Oct 1997 – Jul 1999)


  • Bachelor’s Degree: Estate Management, University of Nigeria, Nsukka
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA): Business Administration and Management, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria (2002)
  • Postgraduate Degree: Project Management, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria (Sep 2000 – Oct 2001)

Licenses & Certifications

  • MRICS (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors): Issued Dec 2022
  • CIWFM (Certified member of the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management): Issued May 2016

Volunteer Leadership

  • Council Member: Institute of Directors (IoD), Nigeria (Jul 2020 – Jun 2022)
  • Deputy Chair: IWFM Nigeria Region

Nwando Chukwurah’s impactful contributions to the field of facilities management, coupled with her commitment to professional development and volunteer leadership, mark her as a trailblazer in the industry. Her expertise and passion continue to shape the landscape of facilities management in Nigeria.

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