About Us

Local connections, local knowledge, global success.

Who we are

We are passionate about African investment. Using our in depth knowledge, experience and contacts, we develop strategies for successful investment in Africa and other emerging economies..

Francis Nwokedi

Managing Director &
Chief Executive Officer

Confidence (Connie) Shielu

Executive Director &
Head of Oil and Gas

Adaobi Anne Nwokedi

Communications & Marketing

Seni Williams

Non-Executive Director

Halima Saadiya-Shehu

Non-Executive Director

Michael Osu

Associate Director

Kiki Uduma

Associate Director

Harry Agyeman

Associate Director

Roger Ellender

Managing Director, NPL Nigeria

Duro Omogbenigun

Executive Director & Head of Energy

Principles & Values

We are guided by the following principles and values in delivery of our services:

Integrity & Transparency

Our Integrity and belief of complete transparency, openness, frankness and plain speaking define who we are and guide our actions and behaviour towards all the services we provide. This gives us confidence of using the same principles to help us serve our clients and engage with them in an efficient manner.

Accountability & Results

We put our clients’ requirements as a top priority within our business culture and this enables us to fully focus our efforts and energy in achieving the required results while at the same time upholding our values with honesty, transparency and accountability.


Highest Standards

We uphold the highest professional standards in all we do for our clients and at all times.

Concise & Practical

Provision of clear concise and practical advice and solutions.


Value Added

Bring added value to each engagement by utilising the depth of our local connections and relationships to maximise the benefit to the client.

Trusted Advisors

Establish a long term trusted advisor relationship with our clients.



  • “It is a joy and a privilege to have met and worked with the NPL team: the attention to detail; depth and wealth of experience; clear and precise delivery of advice, both orally and in written form, sets them worlds apart …”

    Ms. Chizoba Adigwe, CEO, Carbon Afrika.

  • “Professionals of the highest calibre and integrity who live or have grown up in Africa and naturally understand transacting in the Continent and delivering a world class service at a competitive rate: what more can one ask from a financial adviser dedicated to the developing economies in African countries.”

    Chief Tony Izubundu Chinyere, Executive Vice Chairman & Founder ECOWAS Refinery Liberia Limited

How We Work


Collegiate & Collaborative

First and foremost we work in a collegiate and collaborative manner. Decisions are collectively agreed and acted upon in accordance with our Principles and Values of Integrity, Honesty and Transparency.


“A, B, C” Principles

When mandated, we adopt what we have come to term as our “A, B, C” principles to providing a quality corporate financial advisory service to our clients.

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