Board of Directors
TESSA EGBE IKIMI
The Chief Executive Officer comes with over two decades of experience in Structured Finance, Consulting, Investment Banking and Venture Capital/Private Equity. He holds a 2nd Class (Upper Division) in Accounting & Finance from the University of London and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Lagos.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London, (ACII) UK and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACIT). He also attended various programs at the prestigious Columbia Business School, New York, United States and INSEAD Business School, Fontainebleau, France, the IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain and the Chief Executive Programme (CEP 17) Class of the Lagos Business School.
He was the Pioneer Managing Director/CEO of Truebond Investments & Capital Limited, a Company with diverse interests in Oil & Gas, Telecommunications, Power and the Capital Markets. He has also worked with the firm of Damitop Consulting Limited as Managing Partner where he worked on a number of World Bank projects for the Federal and several State Governments. He served as Executive Director (Investment Banking) of Citizens International Bank (now Enterprise Bank Limited) until his appointment as the pioneer Chief Executive Officer of PanAfrican Capital Holdings Limited.
Sina is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of PanAfrican Capital Holdings, a Proprietary Investment Company with presence in Lagos, Accra, Nairobi and Mauritius. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors for several companies within the Group. Acquiring a Chartered Accountant status in 1991, his career spans over twenty-five (25) cutting across Deal Structuring, Project Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Privatization and Asset Management.
Having worked with Diamond Bank Limited where he started his banking career in Audit and Banking Operations, Sina later joined the Investment Banking Division of Fountain Trust Bank Plc in 1997 and subsequently served as Group Head, Corporate Finance and Head, Investment Banking Group. While in Corporate Finance, Sina was actively involved in high profile projects and advisory mandates in the private sector as well as the privatization Programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria.
The alumnus of Lagos Business School (LBS) and IESE Business School Barcelona Spain is also a graduate of accounting from the prestigious University of Lagos, where he graduated as one of the best in his class. Sina is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN).
Ifeanyi is an astute share registration professional with over 13 years’ work experience in capital market transactions, business development, innovation & strategy, client relationship management and business transformation.
He is a member of the Institute of Capital Market Registrars (ICMR) and Chartered Institute of Loans and Risk Management (FMCILRM)
Ifeanyi is currently the Managing Director/CEO of PAC Registrars Limited, he held strategic positions in Africa Prudential Plc.
He holds an HND Quantity Surveying and a master’s degree in Marketing.