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Our Team

At Proshare, we are proud of our world class team of experienced professionals from across the globe with recognized international and local institutions; complimented by locally based professionals and graduates.

They bring deep experience into financial and technical analysis, investigative reporting, strategic consulting and ethically based reporting; with the sum of the years of their operational experience in the industry amounting to over 100 years cognitive experience. We equally leverage our extensive partner resources to provide strategic and financial management support to quoted companies and investment market operators.

Proshare Team
Our Board & Management

Olufemi AWOYEMI, B.Sc. (Hon), FCA, FIIM, FICA, FIAPM, ACIT, AMNIM, AIMC, MIoD

Olufemi AWOYEMI, Founder and CEO of Proshare Nigeria Limited (Nigeria's foremost financial information hub) is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers (AIPM), Institute of Credit Administration, and Institute of Information Management. He is an Associate member of the Institute(s) of Chartered Taxation of Nigeria, Institute of Management Consultants, and the Institute of Directors.

He been able to build an impeccable portfolio of commercial and management achievements garnered during the course of twenty-eight (28) years of progressive responsibility and results with well-known local and international firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers, UAC of Nigeria, Eterna Oil & Gas Plc, Phillips Consulting, Fountain Trust Bank Plc and British American Tobacco.

He has contributed immensely to, and has been actively involved in many initiatives, associations, academia and commercial activities including roles as a member of the Membership and Publicity & Publication Committees of the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce; Chairman Strategy Committee of the West African Bankers Association (Nigeria), Independent Board Member, Northwards Housing, a Manchester City Council ALMO, UK; Technical Advisor, National Assembly House Committee on Capital Markets (2011-12) and member of the 2015 Technical Sub-Committee of the Nigeria Economic Summit Groups' (NESG) Central Organising Committee (COC).

He is a Council member of the Association of Investment Advisers & Portfolio Managers, a 2-term vice-chairman of the Industry, Trade & Investment committee and member of the Finance & General Purposes Committee of the Institute of Directors ( IoD Nigeria); a 3-term member of the esteemed Strategy, Research & Advocacy Committee to the Council of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (2010-date) where he serves as the Chairman of the Advocacy Sub-Committee and Chairman of the 2013-2016 Strategic Plan Sub-Committee; and since 2012 has acted as an independent member of the Investment Committee of Alternative Capital Partners Ltd (ACAP), a SEC registered Fund/Portfolio Manager and Corporate Investment Advisor.

Olufemi is currently serving as a pioneer member of the Governing Council of the Fintech Association of Nigeria; a faculty member at the Centre for Financial Journalism and CITC Leadership Centre Nigeria.

He is a Trustee of Kingdom Life Ministries Abuja, ably led by Rev. Yemi Adefarasin; an advisory Board member of GETRATES (a digital Investment Platform) and a non-executive director of OGC Foods & Beverages, producers of the only artesian bottled water in Nigeria.

He was the pioneer Chairman of the board of directors of Value Fronteria (2009-2015), a competitiveness optimization firm and of View Limited - a thought led strategy, financial and management consultancy set up in 1993 and the founding President, Board of Trustees of the Online Publishers Association, Nigeria, OPAN (2012-2017).

He continues to use his private time to deliver on knowledge empowerment engagements including being a consultant to the School of Post Graduate Studies, University of Lagos, on Entrepreneurship (2013-15) and offers himself as a facilitator at many management retreats, personal finance empowerment training, thought leadership and knowledge sharing sessions of blue chip firms, NGO's and professional groups and associations.

He has published over 1602 reviews, opinions, articles, research work, and publications in the last three decades covering workplace issues, market intelligence, service/practice/innovation issues in the capital market, corporate governance in Nigeria, public policy and impact assessments, white collar crimes in corporate Nigeria and the markets.

His articles have appeared in national dailies, economic and business magazines, journals and the electronic media.

At Proshare, he oversees the strategic direction of the nation's leading financial information hub and Olufemi's visionary leadership has inspired Proshare's rapid and unprecedented growth over the past eleven years, which has been recognised locally and internationally vide awards such as the International Finance Magazine (IFM) "Most Innovative Capital Market Service Team, Nigeria 2015"; the CFI.co 2014 award for the "Best Capital Markets Solutions Team Nigeria" and the Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce (NBBC) Rising Star Award for 2014, amongst others.

Olufemi is a multiple award winner including the 2015 African Financial Analyst of the Year award by the Global Change for Africa, Brussels; the 2015 Nigerian Rising Award by Hallmark; the 2014 ICA Honours Award (Institute of Credit Management); and the 2013 Most Outstanding Business Executive of the Year (African Council of Chief Executives under the African CEO Council), amongst others.

At Proshare, he oversees the strategic direction of the nation's leading financial information hub recognised both locally and internationally vide the International Finance Magazine (IFM) "Most Innovative Capital Market Service Team, Nigeria 2015"; the CFI.co 2014 award for the "Best Capital Markets Solutions Team - Nigeria"and the Nigeria-British Chamber of Commerce (NBBC) Rising Star Award for 2014, amongst others.

He was at various times a member of the editorial board of the Banking Journal of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and been an editorial board member of Financial Standard (where he ran a weekly column for 5 years); Lagos Business School Alumni Magazine; and founding Editorial Board Chairman of Brandfaces, a brand marketing journal.

Olufemi's interests include financial markets - education, empowerment and enlightenment; scenario planning, strategy articulation & execution, market intelligence, future trends, knowledge management, documentaries and sports to which he remains an active enthusiast in five sports - basketball, football, athletics, table tennis and cricket.

Reshu BAGGA, COO/Technical is a skilled Computer Engineer with a Masters Degree in Business administration (Finance and Information Technology) from Amity Business School, Delhi, India who plays a key role in executing the company strategy using technology and innovation continuously to ensure the service provides and maintains a leadership position in the industry.

Reshu has the overall responsibility for the Analyst Services, Information Technology and Business Service Excellence functions that deliver on the services execution mandates.

In the last eight years of being exposed to the Nigerian market, she has sustained an uncommon focus on stock research, fundamental and technical analysis, revenue assurance, financial and feasibility reports; investor relations and share support services - all geared to delivering a quality business solution, much more important than the technology used to achieve it.

She is responsible for the selfless dedication seen in our operations and delivery of complex development changes in the firm.

Our Advisory Board

Dr. Chukwumah BIOSAH, is a Risk analyst, investment specialist, and market technician that has presented technical analysis seminars and published articles offering his experience and in-depth knowledge of the capital markets. As President/CEO of InvestIQ, a financial advisory Services company, he specializes in portfolio advisory and management, mergers and Acquisitions, capital issues, project implementation support, venture capital and trade financing.

Biosah authored over 300 articles relating to the Nigerian capital market. He has also been quoted extensively in several publications both domestically and internationally. He has conducted extensive research on the dynamics of the capital markets for over fifteen years. Additionally, in conjunction with Proshare, he authored analyst reports for several financial institutions.

Biosah is equally the President/CEO of CEB ABL Audit Group, a U.S. auditing and forensic accounting firm he founded in 1994 to leverage his 15 years of experience as an auditor and loan analysis specialist at Tokai Bank, Security Pacific Business Credit and Security Pacific National Bank, and Bank of America. The CEB ABL Audit Group provides risk analysis services on a national and international basis to large commercial banks and financial institutions. The Company's list of clients include, but are not limited to Bank of America, J Morgan & Chase, Union Bank of California, Wells Fargo Capital, Wells Fargo Bank, GE Capital Financial Services, Citi Bank, First Bank USA, and Cathay Bank. Biosah has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California. He has a Doctorate Degree in Accounting from Argosy University, and he is currently pursuing a Master in Finance degree from Harvard University. His dissertation focused on "The Efficiency of the PSAR as a training signal in a financial time series with specific emphasis on currency trading (Forex)" He is a Chartered Portfolio Manager, a Chartered Assets Manager and an Associate Member of the Certified Fraud Examiners Association, ISACA and a member of the chartered market technicians association, and member of the financial risk managers association.

Christian Chukwudozie Udechukwu, is an entrepreneur, communications expert, live event organiser, strategic analyst and reputation management consultant. With a BA combined honours degree in History and English Language from the University of Nigeria, an MA Honours degree in Advanced International Studies from the Institute of Advanced International Studies, University of Leeds, an MBA from the Middlesex University Business School, London and Corporate Finance from the London Business School, London.

Christian is the Founder and Managing Director of the leading business communications organisation, Business in Africa Events UK Ltd. He hold Directorships at the London based Business Council for Africa (BCA); Director of IC Publications (Publishers of African Business, African Banker, New African Woman and New African magazines); and Director of Osike Synergy Nigeria Limited with interest in real estates, agriculture and global brand franchises.

Recently appointed Bloomberg Multimedia representative for Africa, he is a consultant/commentator on African Affairs to a number of global media organisations. Christian is member of the Royal Commonwealth Society. He has had professional work experience with blue chip organisations namely Guinness Brewing Worldwide, London; Office of Fair Trading, London; Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD, Paris.