Managing Director/Head of Sub Saharan Africa (EX-RSA) Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Yvonne Ike Fasinro holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics. She started her career as an auditor with Ernst and Young International and has been an FSA registered representative since 1994. She was a Managing Director at JP Morgan, where she spent 15 years of her career until 2009. Mrs. Ike Fasinro is an internationally regarded investment banker credited with pioneering a number of ground-breaking transactions in West Africa region.

She has more than 18 years experience in financial services, including capital market operations and fixed-income, derivatives and equities products. Over the course of her career, she has led senior teams in New York, Geneva, Hong Kong, Nigeria and South Africa. She is presently the CEO West Africa, Renaissance Group (Investment Banking).