Mr. Gbite Oduneye
Mr. Gbite was recently named by SEC NIGERIA to join the committee on Fintech for Capital markets, Gbite Oduneye, a prolific entrepreneur founded and cofounded several businesses in the financial sector with a core specialization in Capital markets. In 2016 Gbite Co-Founded Eagle Global Markets (EGM), a multi asset derivative firm that enables clients trade Global Equities, Indices, Commodities and Forex Pairs using local currency (Naira) on their innovative Cloudtrade Platform as well as USD on their MT4 Platform and has since won numerous awards including the best Online Trading Platform 2018 award by Proshare.
Gbite also worked on the first Cedi Trading platform in Ghana.
He founded A&O Acquisitions, a brokerage boutique in 2006 with offices in London, Lagos and New York focused on Capital raising, Real Estate, Technology and the Art markets. A&O Acquisitions provides services for individuals and institutional investors. He is also the CEO of AOA Investment Group which invests in startup FINTECH companies across Africa.
For the past 5 years, Gbite has been the Chairman of Africa Event Partners and the main architect of the NCMF (Nigeria Capital Markets Forum) the biggest and most exclusive annual top-notch event in London that focuses on the state of the Nigerian capital markets. He is a prominent member of NISM (Nigeria in the squire Mile) an organization of Nigerian professional working in the city of London.
Gbite is an avid advocate for financial technology in Africa and has catalyzed the creation of three start ups in the past 5 years. Gbite strongly believes in the mantra ‘be all you can be’, Africa’s time is now.