- Egie Akpata Director
- Egie Akpata
Egie has over 18 years of international experience in banking, real estate and energy
Prior to joining UCML, Egie worked at UBA Capital as Head, Capital Markets where he was responsible for all aspects of origination, execution and sales of over N150 billion in debt and equity offerings.
Prior to UBA Capital, he was at BGL Plc where he was pioneer Chief Investment Officer of BGL Private Equity before heading the Structured Finance Division.
Prior to relocating to Nigeria in 2008, Egie was Assistant Vice President in the Global Markets Division of Deutsche Bank AG in New York. He worked on mandates for origination, structuring and execution of financial advisory and structured finance transactions including mergers, acquisitions, buyouts, recapitalizations and securitizations for middle market companies.
Before moving to New York, Egie had held middle management roles at Bank of Montreal, Enbridge Pipelines and Ernst & Young in Canada. Egie holds a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance from the Nottingham Trent University, UK and a M.Sc. in Accounting from The University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He is a qualified accountant and holds the CPA, ACA and ACCA designations.