How Businesses in Nigeria can Attract Private Equity Investments - Ijeoma Agboti
Private Equity Investment is a long-term asset class in the Nigerian Capital market that can also be termed "patient capital", that helps to support businesses achieve scale in their operations.
In this edition of the "Market Review" show anchored by Ottoabasi Abasiekong, the Managing Director of FBN Quest Funds Ijeoma Agboti speaks on how Nigerian businesses can position themselves to attract Private Equity and Venture Capital funding.
She identifies the following key areas that the businesses must give priority to which include; Organizational Structure, Effective Strategy, Clarity On Value Proposition, Identifying Growth Potentials, Value for Environment-Social-Governance, A Robust & Sound Management and a Talented/Skillful team.
Speaking on the state of the Private Equity and Venture Capital space in Nigeria, she called for more collaboration in the ecosystem and increased local capital funding sources for businesses in the country.