Adaeze UsohPrincipal, Corporate Finance at Babbangona
Adaeze is a Principal in the Corporate Finance Team at Babban Gona. Babban Gona is an award winning, high impact, financially sustainable and highly scalable social enterprise, part-owned by the farmers we serve. Babban Gona, was created to specifically attract youth to agriculture and away from the looming instability of extremist groups.
Adaeze is a financial industry professional with over 10 years of global investment advisory, investment management, and consulting expertise. She started her career at Willis Towers Watson (legacy Watson Wyatt), UK, as an Investment Analyst for defined contribution pension schemes. Here she advised trustee boards of some of the largest FTSE 100 companies. She has also worked at Cordros Capital and Cordros Asset Management, Nigeria, as a Fixed Income Specialist and Product Manager respectively. Here she created and managed fixed income and money market products for retail investors. She also worked at Convergent Advisors, Nigeria, in Advisory and Investment Management, specifically focusing on the agricultural and banking sectors.
She holds a BSc in Applied Business Management from Imperial College London, where she was awarded the Orwin Prize for graduating at the top of her class. She also holds an MSc in International Management from King's College London.