‘Toyin Sanni

Toyin F. Sanni, Chief Executive Officer, Emerging Africa Capital Group. She is the CEO of the Emerging Africa Capital Group, a provider of innovative and investing solutions to African investors and issuers. The group provides Advisory, Trusts, Agency and Wealth Management Services whilst promoting and facilitating investments in Africa and by Africans. Prior to establishing the EAC Group she was the Group CEO of United Capital Plc and before then was the CEO UBA Trustees/Global Investors Services. She is also Chairperson, Financial literacy committee, President CIIA and Chairperson, Women in Finance NG, amongst others. Toyin has won multiple awards including the All Africa Business woman of the year (AABLA) 2017, and the 2017 Pearl Award CEO of the year 2017.

A Lawyer, Chartered Secretary, Stockbroker, and Author with over thirty years’ experience in Corporate Finance, Trusts and Investment Banking, Toyin is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers and also Fellow Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. She earned her first Degree from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife in 1984 and a Master’s Degree from the University of Lagos in 1998. She was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1985 and holds the professional qualification of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (I.C.S.A.) UK. She graduated from the CEO Program of the Lagos Business School in 2017. Toyin has participated in executive education programs such as the Harvard Business School Disruptive Innovation program, Global Strategic Leadership at the Wharton Business School, Global CEP-AMP at IESE Business School, Portfolio Management Academy of the New York Institute of Finance and the Peter Drucker Management Program at Robert Kennedy College, Switzerland. She is the author of ‘Yes You Too Can’ and ‘Get to the Top,’ inspirational books aimed at empowering the next generation of women leaders.