About Toyin

Oluwatoyin Sanni is the Group CEO of United Capital Plc, a leading African investment banking and financial services Group providing capital financing solutions to African governments, companies, and individuals. The Group comprises of the following business divisions: Investment Banking, Asset Management, Securities Trading, Trustee Services.

Prior to her appointment as the Group CEO of United Capital, Toyin Sanni was CEO, United Capital Trustees Limited (formerly known as UBA Trustees Limited)– a subsidiary of United Capital Plc and a market leader in the Trustees business. Her career accomplishments include establishment of UBA Global Investor Services, President Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers, President, Association of Corporate Trustees, Council Member, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators Nigeria, Associate of the Institute of Directors, Nigeria, Member, National Bond Steering Committee, Member, West African Capital Markets Integration Technical Committee and Chairperson, Custody SubCommittee of the Capital Market. She held the position of Chairman of the Nigerian Capital Market Annual Retreat Committee for 2012, 2013 and 2014.

A Lawyer, Chartered Secretary, Stockbroker, and Author with over thirty years’ experience in Investor Services, Law and Finance, Toyin achieved her first Degree from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife, and also holds a Masters Degree, LLM (Hons), from the University of Lagos. She holds Professional qualifications from the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (I.C.S.A.) UK, and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (C.I.S.) Nigeria. Toyin has also participated in training programs and seminars held in various countries by the Euromoney Group, the New York Institute of Finance, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and the Robert Kennedy College, Switzerland. She is the author of ‘Yes You Too Can’, an inspirational book aimed to empower the next generation of women leaders.