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Analyst

Sonia Aoula
Sonia Aoula

Sonia is based in CrossBoundary’s Dakar office, where she is a member of the investment advisory team. Prior to joining CrossBoundary, Sonia worked for a private equity fund, Meridiam, where she supported the deal team in London, as well as implemented the first PPP airport in Madagascar. Sonia previously worked on the project finance team at Natixis in France, as...

Justin Wanyeki
Justin Wanyeki

Justin Wanyeki is based in CrossBoundary’s Nairobi office and is a member of the investment advisory team. Prior to joining the CrossBoundary, Mr. Wanyeki worked as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs in both the New York and London offices focusing on transaction advisory for consumer, retail and healthcare companies. Mr. Wanyeki graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree from the...

Ehidiamen Oboh
Ehidiamen Oboh

Ehi has a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and a certificate in African Studies from Princeton University. Prior to joining The CrossBoundary Group, Ehi worked as an investment banking analyst in the Global Industrials Group at Jefferies in New York City, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and other corporate advisory transactions for clients. Ehi is a member...

Timoni Akindolie
Timoni Akindolie

After graduating from Wellesley College with a degree in Economics, Timoni started her career in commercial diplomacy within the Africa Practice of the Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington DC. Thereafter, she joined the Abraaj Group where she supported the full spectrum of the firm’s investment activities across West Africa before joining Nithio, an off-grid financing platform, as the between country lead in Nigeria.  Timoni is a member of...

Charlene Mburu
Charlene Mburu

Charlene holds a BSc. in Electrical Engineering focused on electrical energy systems from the University of Vermont.  Prior to joining the Investment Advisory team, Charlene supported CrossBoundary's Mini-Grid Innovation Lab on data analysis and publication of the Lab's first two Innovation Insights, a publication series highlighting preliminary findings of revenue-generating and cost reduction experiments run on mini-grid sites in Africa. Prior...

Vicky Aadnesgaard
Vicky Aadnesgaard

Vicky Aadnesgaard sits in our Johannesburg office and holds an Honors Degree in Finance from the University of Cape Town, is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) and has passed CFA level III. Prior to joining CrossBoundary, she worked at FirstRand Ltd. on various teams, including the Equity Sales desk at RMB Morgan Stanley and as a financial engineer within RMB...

Bodunde Akinola
Bodunde Akinola

Bodunde Akinola is based in CrossBoundary’s Lagos office where he is a member of the investment advisory team. He holds a Master of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Nottingham. Prior to joining CrossBoundary, Bodunde worked at Global Oceon, a growing indigenous EPCI company, providing upstream engineering services to oil and gas supermajors in Nigeria. Bodunde previously...