Jide is the Managing Director/Chief Executive of ANISPPA. Prior to ANSIPPA his roles have included Chief Executive of LJ Capital Terranova, part of the LJ network of companies, a London-based multi-family office and corporate finance advisory firm with US$ 5.0 billion in assets under advisement.
He was previously based in London and Geneva, Switzerland as core member of the Africa Opportunities team at Millennium Global Investments, a US$ 14.8 billion hedge fund and alternative asset manager, with his primary responsibilities including origination and structuring of direct investments across Africa.
Prior to Millennium he was Group Head of Corporate Banking at Broad Bank where he was instrumental in restructuring the banks’ corporate banking business, delivering double-digit revenue, deposit and asset growth year-on-year, restructuring the risk asset portfolio and executing on mandates with major domestic companies and multinationals.
He previously headed the Oil and Gas team at Citizens Bank where he oversaw transaction execution and investment mandates for multinational oil & gas producers and their pension / provident funds.
He brings over 20 years over of transactional experience in debt, equity, risk, corporate finance and due diligence across the African continent.
Jide served as Treasurer of the Commonwealth Society of Nigeria, working directly with the former Commonwealth Secretary General and key African decision makers to further developmental goals.
He has been a private equity panel specialist at international conventions such as the Oil Council (Paris) Assembly. He has also served as a facilitator or keynote speaker at training sessions for the Central Bank, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Debt Management Office (DMO), Federal Mortgage Bank (FMBN), Ministry of Finance, etc.
Jide holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Oxford University where he was a Chevening Scholar. Chevening scholarships have a 1% acceptance rate and are the British Government’s official scholarship programme, funded by the U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Jide also holds a BSc in Computer Science.