Chimezie G Obi



Chimezie Obi, a distinguished member of our board, brings a wealth of experience and insight to our organization. With a distinguished career spanning decades, Chimezie’s expertise lies in various sectors, including mineral mining, tutoring experience from a prestigious ivy league school, oil and gas upstream, and fintech services. Despite being retired, his passion for investing in African businesses remains unwavering, and his strategic guidance continues to drive companies forward.

Throughout his illustrious career, Chimezie has held key roles in the mineral mining, oil, and gas upstream sectors, where he gained invaluable experience in project management, strategic planning, and risk assessment. His tenure in the fintech industry further solidified his reputation as a visionary leader with a keen understanding of emerging technologies and market trends.

As an investor in African businesses, Chimezie is committed to supporting innovative ventures that have the potential to drive economic growth and empower local communities. His investment philosophy is rooted in a long-term perspective, focusing on sustainable business models and social impact initiatives that align with his values.

His deep understanding of market dynamics, regulatory frameworks, and technological advancements enables us to navigate complex challenges and capitalize on emerging opportunities. Beyond his professional accomplishments, Chimezie is known for his mentorship and leadership within the industry. He is passionate about nurturing talent, sharing knowledge, and fostering collaboration among stakeholders. His mentorship programs have empowered countless aspiring entrepreneurs and industry professionals to achieve their goals.