Robert OmotundeHead, Investment Research at Afrinvest (West) Africa Limited
Robert has over nine years of Banking and Investment Research experience. He started his career with the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc. where he worked in the Retail & Personal Banking Unit at the Branch Level for his NYSC. His Investment Research experience began in Meristem Securities Limited where he was involved in Economic, Equity and Fixed Income Research. Before leaving Meristem, he was a Senior Analyst supervising Fixed Income desk within the Research team where he coordinated active tracking of the Fixed Income Market.
Robert thereafter moved to Afrinvest where he currently covers the Banking and Consumer Goods Sectors on equity side and heads the Fixed Income desk. He is currently the Head of Investment Research at Afrinvest (West) Africa Limited. His asset class areas of competence span equities, fixed income, currencies, commodities and derivatives research among others.
He has developed enormous competences in fixed income investing and analysis and actively advises the Asset Management division of Afrinvest on Fixed Income Portfolio Management.
Robert is also a renowned media personality in analysing macroeconomic and financial market issues mostly on CNBC, Channels, STV, TVC, VOA and other online media.Robert is a certified Capital Market Operator by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Robert graduated in 2007 with First Class (Hons) in Education from the University of Lagos. He also holds a PGD in Economics (Distinction) and M.Sc. Economics (Distinction) both from the University of Lagos. In order to further solidify his knowledge of finance and economics, he is currently pursuing a PhD degree in Financial Economics on the thesis: “Monetary Policy Response to Exchange Rate Shocks and Financial Market Volatility”.He has also attended several trainings with various renowned academic and professional institutions including the highly respected Pan African University (Lagos Business School).Download Documents