Biographical note: Adesegun Akin-Olugbade

Adesegun Akin-OlugbadeDr. Adesegun A. Akin-Olugbade is the Founder and Principal Partner of Luwaji Nominees. He is a graduate of King's College London and Harvard Law School, in addition to being the Best Overall Student at the Nigerian Law School in 1984. He has served for over 30 years in the legal profession and financial services sector, having worked at both the technical and executive management level, in the public and private sector, for leading commercial law firms and multilateral financial institutions. He was previously General Counsel and Senior Director at the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the first Chief Legal Officer and Head of the Legal Services Department of the African Export-import Bank (Afreximbank). He recently retired as Executive Director (Chief Operating Officer), General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC). Dr. Adesegun Akin-Olugbade was a non-Executive Director and former Chairman of the Governance Committee of Ecobank Transnational Inc (ETI). He is a founding shareholder and former non-Executive Director of Asset & Resources Management Company Limited (ARM), Nigeria and former Director and Managing Partner of AFC Equity Investments Limited, Mauritius. He is the Chairman of Southern Marine Petroleum Limited, Axion Realty & Development Company Limited and Dr. Adesegun Akin-Olugbade Foundation. 

He is an Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON).