Tokunboh Ishmael

Co-Founder and MD, Alitheia Capital

Biography

Tokunboh Ishmael is co-Founder and Managing Director of Alitheia Capital, an investment management and advisory firm focused on channeling private equity investments into businesses and real estate assets to enhance access to finance, energy and housing for the excluded at the base of the economic pyramid. Her previous roles include Managing Director of Avante Capital Ltd where she advised on a number of acquisitions in the oil and gas sector including the acquisition and financing of a government-owned refinery and led the first secondary listing of a Nigerian company on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

She is currently the Chair of the board of AVCA (African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association)