PEVCA Breakfast Forum – Mitigating FX Risks for PE/VC Funds
Join us at a Breakfast Forum to discuss tools for Mitigating FX Risks for PE/VC Funds in Nigeria. This conversation will be facilitated by Zeal Akaraiwe and is sponsored by Udo Udoma and Belo Osagie. Date: Wednesday, 5th April 2023 Time: 10:00 AM Venue: Udo Udoma & Belo Osagie, St Nicholas House, (10th, 12th & 13th Floors, Catholic Mission St, Lagos
The event is free, but registration is required (limited seats available).
Zeal Akaraiwe is the CEO of Graeme Blaque Advisory, a financial advisory firm focusing on risk management using derivatives and has 20 years of postgraduation experience in the financial sector with work experience spanning Lagos, London and Lusaka. His banking experience started in 2000 in HR, Admin and Corporate Banking after which his treasury career started with Standard Chartered in 2004. He worked at Standard Chartered London in 2006 on the Africa Structuring desk where he focused on structuring derivative transactions for the bank’s footprint in Africa (covering interest rate, commodity and foreign exchange derivatives. He also has experience as the Head of the Sales team in Standard Chartered Zambia and Nigeria. Zeal started the “Angel Project” focused on releasing convicted prisoners.