Dr. Rafiq Raji is Managing Director & Chief Economist at Macroafricaintel Investment LLC, an Africa-focused macro research & investment consultancy based in Lagos, Nigeria. He was previously an Africa Economist at Standard Chartered Bank in London. Before joining the Global Research team at Standard Chartered, Dr. Raji worked with various teams at its Nigerian franchise; gaining experience in credit risk, asset & liability management, and capital markets. Rafiq was also previously Head, Advisory & Capital Markets for the securities brokerage arm of Nigeria’s Standard Alliance Group. Prior to that, he had investment banking stints with FBN Capital Limited, Vetiva Capital Management Limited and Africapital Management Limited; all in Lagos, Nigeria. Dr. Raji holds an MBA from the Lagos Business School, Nigeria and a PhD in Finance from Wits Business School at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa. Dr Rafiq will be speaking and moderating at the International CEOs’ Economic Summit this year.
ICESUMMIT 2016 themed ”Promoting a private sector driven economy through partnerships” will also feature strategic master classes and business talk hosted by The Tony Elumelu Foundation, business pitch sessions, business exhibitions, networking and B2B matchmaking opportunities managed by the global business matchmaking company.
The summit will feature key business speakers, economist, industry experts and CEO’s conferencing on two major topics; ”How do CEOs’ Of Blue-chip companies & business executives thrive, increase revenue and lead an a dwindling economy” and ”Developing the human capital, a panacea for building healthy business communities”.
Date: 15 & 16 September, 2016
Venue: Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos.
Time: 9.30 am – 5.30 pm daily