Toyin F. Sanni

Executive Vice-Chair, Emerging Africa Group

Mrs. Toyin F. Sanni is Executive Vice-Chair of leading Pan-African Investment Group, Emerging Africa Group, an ESG led group focused on investing in sectors with catalytic impact on growth and development, cutting across Roads & Power Infrastructure, Investment Banking & Asset Management, MicrofinanceBanking, Information Communication Technology and Capacity Building.She sits on multiple boards including serving as Chairman, Layer3 Limited, Non-Executive Director, Transnational Corporation Plc and Member, Nigerian National Advisory Board on Impact Investing(NABII), Chair of the NABII Committee on Wholesale Impact Investment Fund (WIIF) and Member, Nigeria’s National Finance Committee on the WIIF.She is Founder and Chairperson Women In Finance Nigeria and Founder WIFNG UK, a platform for advocacy, development, and networking of women in financial roles and financial services. Her other roles include Chair, Technical Committee on Financial Literacy, Cha Member, Investment Committee of the Off-Grid Energy Fund seeded by the African Development Bank (AFDB) andother Development Finance Institutions. She also serves as Ambassador for Nigeria of the Africa CEO Forum.Toyin has thirty-seven years of experience as a prominent Investment Banker, Business Leader, Public Personality & Speaker and derives satisfactionfrom grooming future leaders. She leverages networks across markets & has extensive experience working on leading transactions to achieve growth objectives and proffering capital solutions.Toyin is an Alumnus of the Lagos Business School CEO Program andhas attended ExecutivePrograms at the Harvard Business School, Wharton Business School and IESE Business School, Spain.Toyin has also won numerous awards including the CNBC/ Forbes Africa sponsored All Africa Businesswoman of the year AABLA 2017, NigerianCEO of the Year 2018 by Pearl Awards, Tech Times African Influencer CEO, 2020 and 2021 and Best Woman Leader at the Africa Investment Forum & Awards 2022 in Paris. Toyin is a verified LinkedIn Influencer, LinkedIn Top Voice and Member of the Forbes Business Council.