Nieros Oyegun

Head of Network, The Africa List

Nieros joined CDC in 2017 to lead The Africa List, CDC’s investment in the leaders and businesses responsible for Africa’s next decade of growth.

Nieros comes to CDC with 15 years of experience in investment banking and alternative assets (EM debt and structured credit). She helped lead the development of Macquarie’s Africa infrastructure project finance and advisory business with landmark projects in renewable energy, toll roads and water treatment, and served for a time as Head of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations at a portfolio company, one of Nigeria’s largest deep offshore logistics companies. She began her career as an analyst at Goldman Sachs. Nieros holds a Masters in Finance from London Business School, and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelors degree in Mathematics and Economics from Columbia University.