CHARLES OJO: Chief Executive Officer
With over 20 years’ experience in the banking, finance and capital markets, Charles Ojo is a seasoned banker with an excellent pedigree in corporate restructuring, infrastructure financing, project finance, equity raising and Issuance of Fixed Income Instruments.
Charles was also a strategic member of the Financial Advisory Team that proffered financial options and solutions to the Lagos State Government on its $2.1 billion Light Rail Project.
Charles was a key member of the team that built Sterling Capital Markets Limited, into a leading Investment Banking institution in Nigeria. Mandates handled by him while in Sterling cut across various sectors of the economy e.g. manufacturing, banking and insurance.
He has played a strategic role on several crucial transactions including being a vital part of the team of Joint Financial Advisers/Issuing Houses to the Lagos State Government’s N275 Billion Bond Issuance Programme; successfully ensuring that Lagos is the only State in Nigeria to have raised N57 Billion through a Bond Issuance Programme by way of a book build without an Irrevocable Standing Payment Order (ISPO) or any underwriting commitment.