Taiwo Adeniji serves as a Senior Director, Investments & Head of Portfolio Management at Africa Finance Corporation (AFC). He has led the provision of financial advisory and structuring services for AFC’s infrastructure investments, as well as providing advisory services regarding infrastructure policies and programmes to public sector agencies. He led the teams that advised the Federal Ministry of Finance of Nigeria on the financing of critical infrastructure projects and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on its National Infrastructure Financing Policy.
He has extensive experience with infrastructure policy issues, as well as the analysis, evaluation and financing of infrastructure projects. During his 13-year tenure (1994 – 2007) at the African Development Bank, Taiwo worked on infrastructure policy formulation and managed the financing of infrastructure investments in some of Africa’s largest economies. Taiwo has an academic background in Economics and Finance.