Tife Akeju

Director and Country Manager, Obsidian Achernar Nigeria
WABF Speaker - Tife Akeju
Tife Akeju is a Capital Markets professional and financial markets expert in Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria. Tife earned an undergraduate degree in law from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Building upon this foundation, she pursued a master's degree in Development Economics and International Development from Erasmus University, showcasing her commitment to understanding global economic dynamics and fostering international progress. Currently serving as the Country Manager and Director of Obsidian Achernar Nigeria, one of Africa's leading financial services companies, Tife has showcased unparalleled leadership and strategic vision in shaping the organization's success. Spearheading transformative initiatives from a standing start to $850 million generated trading volumes from their FICC (Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities) division in the last fiscal year, Obsidian Achernar has elevated to new heights within the financial industry.

Panels involved in

Panels involved in

Shaping African Financial Markets: Banking and Private Equity in Focus

Breakout session 3
Grand panel
3:25 pm
Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Learn about Africa's evolving financial landscape and understand its role in the global economy