Olufemi Awoyemi

Mr. Olufemi Awoyemi, B.Sc. (Hon), FCA, AMNIM, ACIT, AIMC, AIoD, serves as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Proshare Nigeria Limited since 2006. Mr. Awoyemi is the Principal Partner at Awoyemi & Co. Prior to this, he served as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at P2P Media Partners Limited. He also served as the Head of Treasury and Management Accounts at British American Tobacco where he left as a Member of Senior Management with responsibilities for Treasury and Management Accounts. Mr. Awoyemi also served at PricewaterhouseCoopers, UAC, Eterna Oil and Gas Plc, Phillips Consulting, Fountain Trust Bank Plc and Change Management Associates.

In the past, he served as the Founding Managing Director of Moneywise and went on to be the Editor-in-Chief of Personal Finance until 2006. Mr. Awoyemi is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of ValueFronteira Limited since 2009. He is also the board chairman of View Limited. Earlier, he served as the Founding Chairman of the Editorial Board of Brandfaces. He also served as a Director of The Investment Club Network of Nigeria; Independent Board Member of Northwards Housing and Manchester City Council ALMO; Member of the Board of Trustees of Kingdom Life Ministries and NigerianAffairs.com. He is also an Editorial Board Member of the Banking Journal of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Financial Standard Newspapers and the Lagos Business School Alumni Magazine. Mr. Awoyemi is a hands-on professional with an impeccable portfolio of commercial and consulting achievements gained during the course of 22 years of progressive responsibility and results with well known professional and product firms locally and internationally.

He is the publisher of The Nigerian Capital Market Report, Analyst and Regulator series, has written two books and published 25 studies on the capital market, corporate governance, reputation management, future trends and financial analysis. His articles have appeared in national dailies, economic and business magazines and journals. He has been the Executive Producer of the Proshare Web television daily broadcast on the capital market and has been a frequent contributor to television interviews and analysis. Mr. Awoyemi holds a B.Sc. (Hons.) degree in Accounting.