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Ayaan Adam вЂ“ Senior Director & Chief Executive Officer, AFC Capital Partners
Ayaan Adam is Senior Director & CEO of Africa Finance CorporationвЂ™s wholly owned AFC Capital Partners. She has over 27 many years of visionary leadership and a track that is strong in appearing areas investment and asset administration, personal equity, infrastructure, and environment modification related funding services and products, by having a specific give attention to African and Asian Markets.
Prior to joining AFC, Ms. Adam was the pinnacle and Director associated with the sector that is private for the Green Climate Fund (GCF) situated in Southern Korea. She played a role that is key building the mandate associated with GCF Private Sector Facility and rapidly scaling its portfolio to US$ 2.1 billion in three years across Africa, Asia Pacific, and Latin America and also the Caribbean.
Ms. Adam once was Managing Director of Africa Funds at CDC Group, following a 17-year career with the Overseas Finance Corporation (IFC) spent in India as well as Washington, DC.
Ms. Adam holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan Sch l of Management, and a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics – Summa cum laude from Clark University.
Mr. Batchi Baldeh
Mr. Batchi Baldeh is definitely an investment banker, infrastructure designer and energy administration specialist, with over 33 yearsвЂ™ professional experience across the power value chain and capital structure that is financing. He is presently the Director, Power Systems Development, at the African developing Bank, which he joined up with in 2017, and is particularly in charge of handling its sector energy loan that is private profile.
Just before joining AfDB, he ended up being Director, Power company, Investments Division, during the Africa Finance Corporation. He’s got already been a consultant towards the World Bank, European Union/BizClim and Government of Lesotho, and had been pioneer Managing Director of GambiaвЂ™s National liquid and Electricity business. He’s presently A director that is non-executive of developing Bank of Nigeria and was Chairman associated with Board of Directors of Cabeolica S.A. and Cenpower Operations and Services Limited.
He was an Alternate Director and Technical Committee person in the Benin Electricity Distribution Company. Mr. Baldeh holds a BSc Honours in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Newcastle-upon-Tyne University, British. He could be a known person in the Institute of Engineering & Technology, UK, and a Fellow for the Institute of Directors
Ms Nana Eshun вЂ“ Director & General Counsel
Nana Eshun may be the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary associated with Corporation with oversight responsibility for corporate and legal Secretarial functions. Ms. Eshun is really a finance lawyer with more than three decades experience that is the legal profession and professional expertise in infrastructure financing across Africa and internationally.
NanaвЂ™s experience includes representing AFC as a project developer and financier of numerous corporate transactions covering project finance, financial obligation and equity investments, general public private partnerships in key infrastructure sectors of normal resources (oil & gas and mining), power, transportation, hefty industry and telecommunications as well as business borrowings and investment funds.
Just before joining AFC in 2008, Nana struggled to obtain the African Development Bank (AfDB) where she led on the legal areas of financing of projects infrastructure that is covering for economic development. She also represented the Ministry of Finance/Government of Ghana as lead finance lawyer mainly on the West African Gas Pipeline Project. Before that, she worked as a solicitor with City law that is commercial in the United Kingdom вЂ“ Denton Wilde Sapte Solicitors and Eversheds Solicitors on private finance effort projects.
Nana Eshun is dual qualified as a Barrister-at-Law, Ghana (1987) and Solicitor, England and Wales (1994). She holds a BA (Law & Sociology) through the University of Ghana, BL (Barristers Law Practicing Certificate) through the Ghana class of Law, Law Society Finals (UK Solicitors Qualifying program) from the College of Law, Guildford (UK) as well as an LLM (International Business Law) through the University of London.
Mr. R sevelt Ogbonna
R sevelt Ogbonna is Group Deputy Managing Director of Access Bank PLC and has over twenty yearsвЂ™ experience in banking across treasury, commercial, business and investment banking.
Ahead of his visit, he had been the Executive Director, Wholesale Banking Division of Access Bank PLC. He is on the Boards of several institutions Access that is including Bank Limited, Access Bank (Zambia) Ltd and Central Securities Clearing System PLC. In 2015, he was chosen as one of the Institute of Overseas Finance (IIF) Future Global management.
A BachelorвЂ™s is had by him degree in Banking and Finance from University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and it is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, a Senior Executive Fellow of Harvard Kennedy class, an alumnus of Harvard company class and a CFA charter owner.
He holds a MasterвЂ™s level in Business management from IMD company Sch l, and Executive MasterвЂ™s level in Business Administration.
Mr. Ahmad Abdullahi
Ahmad Abdullahi is Interim Chairman regarding the Board Audit and Compliance Committee. He had been Director and Head of Banking Supervision Department at the Central Bank of Nigeria ( N) until February 2020.
He joined up with N being a manager and rose to Director. At N he oversaw Retail Banking Services at three N branches just before other senior functions in NвЂ™s Banking Supervision Department. He had been promoted to Director GovernorвЂ™s Department in 2012 then to Director of Other banking Institutions Supervision Department in 2014.
Formerly he was a Lecturer at Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria. He’s a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics through the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria, and is a member of this Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics and a certified compliance & ethics pro.
A MasterвЂ™s is held by him level in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, and a MasterвЂ™s degree in Banking