LAGOS, NIGERIA – 22 NOVEMBER 2021: Verod Capital Management Limited (“Verod”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ori Rewane as its new Head of Investor Relations & Communications.
Ori is a seasoned investor relations specialist with over 18 years of international and domestic experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Verod, Ori was Group Head of Investor Relations at FCMB Group Plc, where she set up one of the first in-house investor relations departments in a listed company in Nigeria and steered its growth over the years to a full-suite service provider to all the operating companies that make up FCMB Group Plc. In an expanded role, Ori also led the digital transformation of FCMB Trustees Ltd, revamping FCMB Trustees’ clients’ path to accessing digitalised estate planning tools and dashboards.
Ori also has a background in international re-insurance from Swiss Re in Zurich and London and financial PR and investor relations consultancy experience from Citigate Dewe Rogerson in London. Ori has an LLB in Law from the University of Hertfordshire and an LLM in Petroleum Law & Policy from the University of Dundee, Scotland. She has also attended executive training programs at leading business schools including Harvard, INSEAD and Columbia University.
Commenting on the appointment, Verod’s CEO Danladi Verheijen said “Ori comes with exceptional experience and a track record of success in developing and executing on an investor relations strategy and framework. We are delighted to have her join our team and lead our efforts to further strengthen our relationships with existing and prospective investors.”
ABOUT VEROD CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
Verod is a Private Equity firm focused on investing equity and equity-linked capital in growth companies across various sectors, primarily in Anglophone West Africa. Verod seeks to partner with companies led by strong, result-driven management teams able to grow large, sustainable, and dominant enterprises. Verod manages over $315 million in assets and has invested in over 20 middle-market high-growth companies.