Abiodun Aina

Job Description: 
Senior Investment Officer
International Finance Corporation
Abiodun Aina is currently a Senior Investment Officer with IFC’s Infrastructure Africa team based in Lagos, Nigeria. Abiodun has spent the last year in Nigeria leading IFC’s Lagos-based team implementing the Joint World Bank Group’s Energy Business Plan for Nigeria, an initiative that organizes the World Bank Group’s resources to support the Federal Government of Nigeria’s ongoing power sector reforms, and, utilizes various WBG products to support the development and implementation of projects along the power sector’s value chain, including mobilizing investments from IFC and other investors. He is a member of the the World Bank team that supported the FGN in its development of the Power Sector Recovery Program. 
Before IFC, Abiodun spent 6 years in the Energy Financial Services arm at GE Capital, where he worked on equity and debt investments in various energy-industry projects, with particular focus on thermal, renewable energy, and midstream oil and gas projects in North America. Abiodun began his career at Andersen / KPMG, as part of the Assurance & Business Advisory team focused on Energy clients based in Lagos, Nigeria. 
He holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management, an MPA in Economic Policy Management from Columbia University’s School of Public and International Affairs, and a Bachelors in Economics from Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. He is also a CFA Charterholder.