Mr Taiwo Adeniji
Technical Background: Senior Director for Investment Operations & Execution, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC)
Relevant Experience: Extensive in infrastructure investments and financial sector development
Taiwo Adeniji is Senior Director, Investments Group at the AFC where he oversees investments in oil & gas, mining and transport infrastructure.
Taiwo has led the efforts at providing financial advisory and structuring services for AFC’s investments in infrastructure projects, including supervising the management of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s US$2 billion Power Intervention Fund in Nigeria. Recent transactions included the award-winning US$900 million Kpone IPP Project in Ghana, as well as the innovatively-structured US$360million Hakan Peat-fired IPP project in Rwanda.
Taiwo’s academic background is in economics and finance. He is an Honorary Senior Member (HCIB) of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.