Leadership

Chris Oshiafi
Chairman

The Chief Executive Officer with over two decades of experience in Structured Finance, Consulting, Investment Banking and Venture Capital/Private Equity. He holds a 2nd Class (Upper Division) in Accounting & Finance from the University of London and Master of Business Administration degree from the Universisty of Lagos.

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London, (ACII) UK and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACIT). He also attended various programmes at the prestigious Columbia Business School, New York, United States and INSEAD Business School, Fontainebleau, France, the IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain and the Chief Executive Programme (CEP 17) Class of the Lagos Business School. He was the Pioneer Managing Director/CEO of Truebond Investments & Capital Limited, a Company with diverse interests in Oil & Gas, Telecommunications, Power and the Capital Markets. He has also worked with the firm of Damitop Consulting Limited as Managing Partner where he worked on number of World Bank projects for the Federal and several State Governments. He served as Executive Director (Investment Banking) of Citizens International Bank (now Enterprise Bank Limited) until his appointment as the pioneer Chief Executive Officer of PanAfrican Capital Plc.

Sina Alimi
Director

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting (second class upper) from the prestigious University of Lagos in 1989. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN). He joined the Investment Banking Division of Fountain Trust Bank Plc in 1997 and subsequently served as Head, Investment Banking Group; Group Head, Corporate Finance. While in Corporate Finance, he was actively involved in high profile projects and advisory mandates in the private sector as well as the privatization programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria.

He has also been involve in Mergers & Acquisitions, Privatization and Asset Management He is an Alumni of the Prestigious Lagos Business School's Chief Executive Programme (CEP 18) and IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.

Eric Okoruwa
Director

Eric holds a Masters Degree in Marketing and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from the University of Lagos. He is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management. Prior to joining PanAfrican Capital, he was actively involved in various high profile projects capital raising exercise and advisory mandates in the private sector as well as privatization programme of both the State and Federal governments at Profound Securities Limited, Fountain Trust Bank Plc and Refuge Home Savings and Loans Limited.

He has industry experience close to 20 years in Investment Banking and Structured Finance, has been involved in raising capital in excess of N200 billion in the Nigerian market and excess of $1 billion dollar from foreign institutions for project execution. He has attended various international and local courses on company Valuation and Issues Pricing, Managing and Packaging Issues, Mergers and Acquisitions, Bonds and Derivatives, Asset Backed Securities and Structured Finance.