Mr. Kanayo Chuks Okoye


Okoye is the Managing Partner and Head of the Transaction Advisory Services Group of Pentagon Partners LP. He holds a Master’s of Law degree from the University of Ile-Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University). He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom (Nigeria branch), Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution, UK and the Professional Risk Managers International Association, UK (Nigeria branch).

With a background in banking and several landmark financing as well as deal structuring transactions to his credit, Okoye brings a wealth of industry experience to bear on complex transactions, ranging from debt capital markets, equity offerings, hybrids high yield, broker-dealer, derivatives investment funds and sovereign listings. He was appointed to the Board on April 19, 2016.