LondonLondon-based Emerging Markets Investment Bank announces the launch of a new office affiliated with Lagos
LONDON, October 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — BancTrust & Co. Investment Bank (BancTrust), the Londoninvestment bank based in emerging markets, announced the official launch of a new office affiliated with Lagos, Nigeria.
The first one LagosThe team based in Montreal is made up of Ayodeji DawoduDirector – CEEMEA Obligations, Oluwaseun (Seun) OnayigaManaging Director and Head of SSA Debt Capital Markets, and Omobola Adueconomist covering SSA.
Prior to joining BancTrust, Ayodeji spent nearly eight years in credit and equity research at Standard Bank, Exotix Capital, Investment One Financial Services and Debtwire, while also having a brief stint at Sahara Energy as a Banking Economist. projects and oil within the Corporate Finance Team. Seun spent 12 years at Renaissance Capital where his last role was as Managing Director and Head of SSA Investment Banking. Prior to that, he was a Senior Director and Head of the West Africa Investment Banking business, responsible for setting the vision and executing the firm’s regional investment banking strategy. Prior to joining BancTrust, Omobola served as a Senior Investment Research Analyst at Afrinvest West Africa, where he covered analysis of the Nigerian consumer goods and banking sectors, and he also worked as a economic analyst at Growth & Development Limited.
“I believe that the main objective of BancTrust in opening the office to Lagos, Nigeria with these experienced ME veterans, is to be the regional hub of the Group’s activities through Africa. The office would provide local news and on-the-ground intelligence while giving our clients access to developing markets across the continent,” said Dean Tylerresponsible for global markets and member of the board of directors.
CEO Carlos Fuenmayor commented: “I am delighted to announce the expansion of the BancTrust Group into Africa. We have built a senior team with extensive experience in transactions in frontier and emerging markets. OUR Lagos This presence will allow us to better serve and grow our current SSA customer base as we aim to be their trusted partner in emerging markets.
About BancTrust & Cie.
BancTrust & Co. Investment Bank is a leader LondonGlobal emerging markets-based investment bank that provides corporate and investment banking, securities trading and financing, investment research products and services to a diversified clientele consisting primarily of markets-based businesses emerging and frontier countries, financial institutions, governments and global assets dedicated to emerging markets. managers.
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