EAML

Elixir Asset Management Limited (EAML) is a prominent Asset Management Company based in Nigeria with international affiliations.

We are an integral part of Elixir Investment Partners Limited, a prestigious financial institution with specialization in Investment Banking and Asset Management services. Our global Asset Management expertise straddles the entire spectrum of wealth management from creation accumulation to preservation and the distribution of wealth.

EAML is made up of seasoned and dedicated professionals devoted to the investment legacy and personal needs of its clientele

The company provides a platform through which our esteemed clients are exposed to exclusive wealth management offerings and professional services. We deliver investment products across all major asset classes to a diverse set of institutional and individual clients. In addition, our prestigious clients access solutions through our “in house” resources and strategic partnerships.

Investment Strategy

Highly Bespoke Service

We aim to assign an experienced Elixir Asset Management Limited portfolio manager in order to define, develop and implement your strategy, surpassing each client’s investment needs.

Unparalleled Insight

We leverage on the extensive experience and deep intellectual capital of industry-leading professionals across the organisation.

Exceptional Client Focus

We are driven at all times by our methodical and systematic process in exceeding clients’ unique expectations.

Disciplined Execution

A rigorous portfolio construction and monitoring process driven by our investment strategists and portfolio managers


Elixir Group

VISION-MISSION-VALUES

  • Vision - To be the most respected investment boutique
                      in Africa dedicated to Investment Excellence
  • Mission - To be the quintessential partner on your
                      journey to unwavering wealth and prestige.
  • Core Values - Integrity, Professionalism, Trust,
                     Respect

Elixir focuses on using an approach that is goal-based, derived from the expertise of our investment strategists, portfolio managers as well as other Elixir’s resources.

Our Services

Portfolio Management

Our portfolio management service aims at providing investment advice that ensures the clients’ investment objectives are aligned with return expectations. Through our in-depth market knowledge, we provide a platform that offers the best combination of assets that is befitting to the investment profile of our clients. This exceptional service sets out to optimize returns on clients’ portfolios by strategically restructuring your portfolio with preferred value yielding assets.

Financial Planning

We partner with you to review your current financial circumstances to achieve your desired goals within the given time line. As you grow in your career path and experience change/transition in life, this Plan evolves with you, suiting your everyday investment needs.

Fund Management

Our team provides professional services for various categories of funds, giving general insight and taking critical investment decisions

The Board


Dr. Christopher Edordu is a renowned economist, former President and Chairman of the board of Afreximbank, former Managing Director and CEO of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank. He was the former Chairman of the National Agricultural Credit study. He currently serves as the Chairman on the Board of Directors of Elixir Asset Management Limited.

He is a member of the Advisory Board of Bourse Africa. He has significant experience in the banking sector and has several laurels to his name. He has worked across the entire spectrum of banking including the continental, national and rural levels. At the continental level, Dr. Edordu was the pioneer President as well as the Chairman of the Board of the African Export Import Bank (Afreximbank) based in Cairo, Egypt.

Dr. Edordu served as the Managing Director and CEO of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank. He had a stint in rural banking and was the Chairman of the National Agricultural Credit Study which formed the basis for the establishment of Community Banks in Nigeria. Dr. Edordu also held several positions in the Central Bank of Nigeria from which he retired as Departmental Director. He has also held several Board and similar positions within the Nigerian governmental system. He was actively engaged in international trade finance as well as projects in Africa for many years.

Clara Mshelia-Whyte is the Managing Director/CEO of Elixir Asset Management Limited. She was the Managing Director / CEO of BGL Asset Management Limited.

Prior to this, she held the position of Deputy Managing Director of the same company. Clara was also a Vice President of BGL Securities Ltd, holding the office of Chief Marketing Officer in BGL’s Northern Region. She is currently a board member of Spring Life Assurance plc. She has an LLB Law Degree from the University of Maiduguri, Borno State and obtained a Bachelor of Laws from the Nigerian Law School in 1998.

She has attended various courses on the Nigerian Capital Market and Investment Banking including courses on client relationship management, how financial markets work, pension fund, strategy, marketing and selling financial services, asset securitisation. She attended the Harvard Business School High Potential Leadership Programme in 2008. Clara is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.

Sarah Ogbemudia is an Executive Director at Elixir Asset Management Limited. Sarah has 13 years cognate experience in Business Development and Client Relationship Management. Prior to joining Elixir, She held a position as the Head, Client Advisory Division (Lagos) of BGL Asset Management Limited.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography and Regional Planning from the University of Ilorin and MBA from the University of Nottingham, UK. Sarah began her professional career in the consumer banking unit of First Bank Plc. where she was trained as a client service quality assurance specialist. Following this, she had a stint in BGL limited before proceeding to Bank PHB Plc. (now Keystone Bank) where she built a career spanning 10 years holding leadership roles in the Commercial and Personal banking as well as the Public Sector Units with emphasis on client retention and business performance.

Sarah was part of the strategic team of the bank that developed the personal banking structure formulated to create a total banking experience for High net-worth individuals. Prior to rejoining the BGL Group, she was a Branch Business Manager in Keystone Bank with responsibilities that included strategy formation to identify and harness business opportunities in the Middle and Upper tier markets. She has attended extensive local and international training courses and seminars on Asset Management, Client Relationship Management, International Trade, Investment Banking and Strategic Marketing amongst others.


Management Team

Emeka began his banking career with United Bank for Africa in Lagos. After a few years, he joined Bank of America. At Bank of America, he played a central role in executing strategic due diligence in managing their correspondent lending business.

He also worked as a Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in California where he managed ultra-high net worth relationships and business advisory services. He most recently worked with Transamerica Financial Advisors managing private and institutional clients.

He holds an MBA in Finance from California State University, Northridge and M.Sc. in Business from Hull University. He obtained a B.Sc. in Economics Second Class Upper from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He is licensed as a Registered Stockbroker and Investment Advisor with FINRA in the US. Emeka has attended several local and international trainings. He’s an alumnus of the prestigious New York Institute of Finance.

Imade George-Ogbonna holds a Bachelors Degree in Financial Economics from University of Maryland, Baltimore County USA and a Master’s in Business Administration from University of Maryland, USA, and has over 13 years’ experience in a range of compliance and risk management.

She started her career as a Central Control & Compliance Officer at T. Rowe Price in Baltimore, Maryland USA, before transitioning to risk analysis and investment compliance. She also previously worked with Goldman Sachs Asset Management in New York, USA as a Surveillance Officer for the Money Market, Municipal and Bank Loan trading desks, before returning to Nigeria in October 2008, to join the Investment Banking division of FCMB Group Plc.

While at the FCMB Group Plc, her Risk Management, Internal Control and Compliance oversight spanned the stockbroking, asset management and trusteeship businesses.

From 2014 to 2016, she served as Chairman of the Compliance Officers Committee of Dealing Member Firms on Governance, Risk & Compliance, a committee which developed a Code of Conduct for Dealing Member Firms of the Nigerian Stock Exchange; and served as a Member of the Compliance Officers Committee of Dealing Member Firms on the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act.

In 2016, Imade joined Elixir Investment Partners Limited, as Group Head, Enterprise Risk Management, Internal Control & Compliance.

Imade is a Senior Associate of the Risk Managers Association of Nigeria and a member of the Committee of Chief Compliance Officers of the Capital Market in Nigeria

Obinna Okere has a Bachelors (B.Eng.) in Petroleum Engineering from the Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO). He began his career in the Financial Services Industry in 2001 with Guaranty Trust bank PLC where he worked in the Commercial Banking Group. In 2004, he moved to Standard Chartered Bank Ltd and was the pioneer manager of the United Nations branch and the first relationship manager for the entire UN agencies in Nigeria. In 2008, he moved to a Nigerian Investment Bank, BGL PLC where he was the Regional Head for the Northern business.

He has over 15 years’ of experience in the financial services industry and has held various positions covering sales, credit, business development/advisory, wealth management and client relationship management.

Over the years, Obinna has developed an excellent commercial approach to providing viable business solutions. He possesses a strong background in Commercial Banking, Corporate banking and Investment banking. The last 9 years have been spent in various managerial capacities where the focus has been to identify potential talent resources, build and manage strong sales teams with the mandate to ensure business growth by improving sales revenues.

Idris, Adewunmi Oluwaseun has a B.Sc. (Hons.) Economics from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State and an Associate Chartered Economist. His career started as an Underwriter with Signal Insurance Company Limited (Now Custodian Insurance Plc) having a brief stint with them and proceeded in his career to Schlumberger Oilfield Services as a Receivable Accountant.

He joined BGL Securities Limited as a Business Development Officer (Analyst) and within the same company he was transferred to BGL Asset Management Limited where he held positions like Private Wealth Advisory Officer (Senior Analyst), and Regional Head, South (In this capacity, he managed the affairs of the Southern Region (South-East & South-South) operations of the company).

Adewunmi has over 10 year’s cogent experience in the areas of Portfolio and Funds Management, Securities Trading, Research & Strategy, and Financial Advisory. He has attended several trainings over the course of his career.

CONTACT

Head Office

95 Medical Guild Close Off Olabode George Street Victoria Island, Lagos.
+234 1 4537406, +234 1 4547400

Abuja Office

5b Nyasa Close Off Ontario Street Maitama Abuja.
+234 9 2912145, +234 9 2912148

Port Harcourt Office

4 Rdemption Close
Off Nyeweli O. N. Layout, Tombia Extension
GRA Port Harcourt, Rivers State
+234 84 550742, +234 84 550181