Tony Ifeanyi Onwubiko is a multi-sector businessman, CEO of the conglomerate, Levbiks International Limited with his investments in Hotels, Engineering and Construction, including Irukka the company that recently signed a partnership with Paris Saint Germain to float Paris Saint Germain Academy In Nigeria.
Not many people are familiar with his name, but his stride with the French club will definitely add to his ranks both on local and international scene. Some of his establishments are Golden Tulip Essential Lagos Airport Hotel, Carat24 Business Hotels & Suites Ltd., Nippon Engineering & Construction Ltd., Levbiks Int’l Ltd., and Irukka.com, the online & offline musical equipment shopping malls among others.
Irukka.com is a Musical/Sound Equipment Mall specialized in sales and delivery of wide range of quality musical equipment wares from different brands launched with a vision to spearhead a revolution in the online and offline business domain on the continent.The company (Irukka) unveiled its partnership with PSG as official partners in football development in Nigeria.
Perhaps you wonder why he his delving into football. Ifeanyi Onwubiko has set up a football academy in Lagos named ”Real Carat24 Football Academy” , a professional football academy which derived its name from one of the subsidiaries of Levbiks International Limited, in hospitality and tourism industry with focus on the construction, management and operations of world-class hotels in choice locations known as the CARAT24 BRAND.
He started the academy in a bid to harvest the abounding talents of a teeming population of young and talented footballers in Nigeria and Africa between the ages of 12 and 24 years whose skills need to be honed before exposing them to professional and semi-professional. The corporate headquarters of Levbiks situated at Muritala Mohammed International Airport Road houses Carat24 Football Academy and Irukka.com and the online musical equipment shopping mall’s office.
Meanwhile, Nigerians await earnestly await the outcome of the partnership between Onwubiko’s company (Irukka) and French football giant (PSG), owing to the recent launch of a similar football academy in the country by FC Barcelona FCBEscola.