Tokunboh Ishmael is an experienced private equity investor with a proven track record. She is MD and co-founder of Alitheia. In 2015, she co-founded Alitheia Identity (www.alitheiaidentity.com) to scale investing across Sub-Saharan women-led SMEs.
Tokunboh is a CFA Charterholder, corporate financier and M&A banker historically having worked on over $5.6 billion transactions across the US, UK and Africa. Experienced in the energy, oil, gas, technology and financial services sectors, she is now focussed on investing in and building sustainable growth businesses across attractive, consumer-led sectors including Agribusiness, Financial Services, Retail and Technology and Telecoms mainly on behalf of discerning institutions, development organisations and corporates looking for a mix of responsible investing, economic impact and social responsibility.
Tokunboh is a fellow of Yale University and the Aspen Institute's Finance Leaders Fellowship.