Nigeria is now more connected with global investment markets As announced by the World Business Angels Investment Forum, Ucheoma Lee Ohaeri, Chief Executive Officer at the Coin News Extra, has been appointed as International Partner for Nigeria. International Partner Ohaeri to represent Nigeria at the Grand Assembly of the World Business Angels Investment Forum.
The inclusion of Nigeria in WBAF provides a wide range of opportunities for Nigeria’s start-ups, scaleups and high growth businesses and opens doors for economic development.
(London) With this new appointment, Nigeria has joined the largest forum of the world’s equity investment markets and will now be able to connect more with the global investors market, which will open up splendid opportunities for the country. Now local Nigeria angel investors, incubation centres, accelerators, private equity funds, co-investment funds, technology parks, corporate ventures and aspiring entrepreneurs will have more opportunity to connect with global leaders in the same field.
The inclusion of Nigeria in WBAF provides a wide range of opportunities for Nigeria’s start-ups, scaleups
and high growth businesses and opens doors for economic development.
Baybars Altuntas, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the World Business Angels Investment Forum says “As an affiliated partner of the G20 Global Partnerships for Financial Inclusion (GPFI), the WBAF
supports start-ups, develops entrepreneurial ecosystems, and helps venture capital and companies connect
with international companies, fin-techs and other relevant institutions. We are confident about our contribution to the economic development of the country by facilitating connections with entrepreneurial ecosystems. We strongly believe that Nigeria will soon become a country that can foster the development of its economy in a more entrepreneurial atmosphere.”
About the World Business Angels
Investment Forum (WBAF) As an affiliated partner of the G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI), the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF) is committed to collaborating globally to empower the economic development of the world by fostering innovative financial instruments for startups, scaleups,
innovators, entrepreneurs and SMEs and to promoting gender equality and women’s participation in all sectors of the world economy. WBAF invites you to join our global efforts to ease access to finance, promote financial inclusion, and create more jobs and social justice.
WBAF accomplishes its mission through various parties and channels. These include: 138 high commissioners, senators and international partners from 79 countries; 7 country offices on 5
continents; the WBAF Business School and its more than 50 faculty members from 32 countries; and 5 international working committees. WBAF also has an angel investment fund, partnerships with 12 global institutions, and economic cooperation agreements with 5 governments. The WBAF World
Congress, held in February of each year, hosts at least 5 summits and numerous other events, including a Global Fundraising Stage and a World Excellence Awards ceremony.
WBAF also boasts a number of publications, among which are the WBAF Business School Journal, World Class Startup Magazine, and Angel Investor Review Online.
The Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI) is an inclusive platform for all G20 countries, interested non-G20 countries, and relevant stakeholders to carry forward work on financial inclusion, including implementation of the G20 Financial Inclusion Action Plan endorsed at the G20 Summit in Seoul. Queen Maxima of the Netherlands is the Honorary Patron of the GPFI.
About Ucheoma Lee Ohaeri
To be part of an organization that believes in modern organizational practice, willingness to adopt innovative procedures/ideas and to deliver first class services to produce the best customer-service experience in order for the organization to survive, maintain growth and attain world-wide prestige/recognition.
Lee is a university graduate with lots of experience in Blockchain, cryptocurrency, Agriculture and entrepreneurship. Currently the CEO of the fastest growing Cryptocurrency, blockchain and Fintech media platform headquartered in Nigeria West Africa.
He also educates organizations, governments and individuals on how to leverage emerging technology to create wealth and innovations.
Host and moderator of a weekly blockchain and Cryptocurrency virtual panel discussion, a program that brings industry leaders, regulators and innovators to discussing the way forward and challenges facing the space.