The Board of Directors for Afrinvest (West Africa) Limited consists of six members. It meets on a quarterly basis and is responsible for setting the Company’s strategic goals and evaluating overall business performance. The Board of Directors is comprised of the following individuals:
Ike Chioke – Group Managing Director
Ike has over 23 years of investment banking experience involving strategic advisory in corporate finance including mergers & acquisitions, project/structured finance and debt/equity capital markets activities. His industry specializations include the telecommunications, media, financial services and general industrial sectors.
His professional experience cuts across renowned financial institutions including Arthur Andersen, Goldman Sachs and Salomon Smith Barney Inc.
Ike has contributed to market development in numerous ways including his role as Chairman of the FSS 2020 Capital Markets Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria and also as a member of the Bond Market Steering Committee of the Federal Debt Management Office. Ike is also the current Chairman of the Enugu State Technical Committee on Privatization and Commercialization.
Ike holds a B.Sc. Civil Engineering (First Class Honors) from the University of Ife, Osun State, Nigeria and attended Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar, where he graduated with an M.Phil in Management Studies. He is the National Secretary of the Rhodes Scholarship for West Africa and a member of the Board of American University of Nigeria.