Senior Director, Africa Finance Corporation
Osam Iyahen is a Senior Director at AFC. He is responsible for investments in the natural resources sector where he leads client coverage, transaction origination, in addition to providing technical advisory in deal execution. He has over twenty years of international energy & resource finance experience, including involvement in multi-billion dollar development projects with international institutions.
He has led AFC in developing a rapidly expanding Natural Resources sector franchise in Sub Saharan-Africa, with over $2B valued landmark transactions in the last 14 years, with leading sponsors seeking to undertake financing transactions in the oil, gas, mining and associated infrastructure space.
Osam obtained his MBA from the Johnson School of Management at Cornell University (Johnson School of Management) in New York State. He is bilingual, and has presented and moderated various topics at international oil & gas, mining and infrastructure conferences.