Tony Onwu is an investment banker with over twenty years’ experience in the financial
services and human resources industry, spanning roles in corporate banking, market and price
risk management, corporate finance, human resources development and human capital
restructuring. Most of his career was with Citibank Nigeria, where he left as a Vice President
in 2002 to lead the resuscitation and recapitalization of Liberty Bank as Managing Director.
Some of Tony’s recent engagements includes being the Pioneer Managing Director of
Diamond Capital, Technical Consultant to the Nigerian Presidential Adviser on Budget,
Financial Adviser to Access Bank in the acquisition of a local Nigerian mortgage institution
and Origination and Execution of advisory mandate for $100M hotel project for a major
international hospitality firm.
Tony is the Co-founder and Director of Nima Capital Advisory Partners, a Financial boutique
advisory practice, He is also a Director of Stanton Chase Nigeria, an Executive Search Firm
and a Director of Landmark Africa, a leading pan Africa real estate and property development
Tony is an avid sports and arts enthusiast. He is a member of several local and international
Golf clubs and a past Captain of Ikoyi Golf club. He has an MBA from the University of Lagos
and is an alumnus of several international financial services and management training