Wale is currently the Acting Head of Research. He coordinates macro and market research for the United Capital group. His role cuts across preparing broad strategic economic reports, covering key macro variables, monetary and fiscal policies, currency, sector and company updates. His investment research experience spans more than 5 years of active coverage of developments in the Nigerian macro and Sub-Saharan African economy. He has experiences in Banking, Insurance, Energy, FMCG, and Breweries sector analysis.
Previously an equity research and strategy analyst at Afrinvest W/Africa where he provided a weekly recommendation for the Afrinvest Equity Fund (AEF) and coordinated the production of the flagship Nigerian Banking Sector Report in 2015 and 2016 alongside other members of the team. He started his career with Meristem Securities Ltd, Lagos as a macro and consumer goods sector analyst in 2013 before joining Afrinvest W/Africa Ltd in 2015.
Wale is a First-Class graduate of Economics, from the University of Lagos where he Also holds a Master’s degree in Economics. He was awarded the best student in the September diet of Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers Professional Examination in 2013.