Dipo OkunnugaAssociate Director
Dipo is an Associate Director in LeapFrog’s Africa investment team, focused on making and growing financial services investments in Africa. An investment banker and entrepreneur, Dipo has rich experience building businesses and managing transactions across sub-Saharan Africa.
Previously, Dipo was a founding member and senior investment officer at Emerge International, a boutique Pan-African focused private capital investment manager. In this role, he managed various client relationships as well as sourced and structured deals in the food, beverages, fashion and fast-moving consumer goods sectors. Prior to this, he worked in the Africa investment banking group at Citigroup, where he was a deal team member focused on M&A transactions across Africa. Dipo started his career at Lehman Brothers, within its investment banking division.
Dipo graduated with a Bachelor degree in Finance from the University of Durham. He speaks English, Dutch, Afrikaans and Yoruba.
- Focused on making and growing financial services investments in Africa
- Previously a founding member and senior investment officer at Emerge International
- Bachelors degree in Finance from the University of Durham