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Paul O. Agbaje

Head of Africa

Paul is a British Nigerian with over 28 years of experience in the financial industry.

He began his career in London as a Financial Advisor before transitioning into the role of an Actuarial Consultant.

In 2004, Paul joined Citibank where he spent nine years across the Corporate & Investment Bank and Private Bank divisions. In the latter, he served as Senior Private Banker, responsible for Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) clients in Sub-Saharan Africa.

In 2013, Paul joined Deutsche’s Asset & Wealth Management unit as a Client Advisor, taking charge of clients in Sub-Saharan Africa. He then assumed the role of Lead Coverage Banker for Africa within Deutsche’s Corporate & Investment Bank, managing relationships with institutional clients, sovereigns and financial institutions.

In 2018, Paul relocated to Zurich, where he joined Credit Suisse’s International Wealth Management division as a Senior Relationship Manager. In this capacity, he managed UHNW clients in Sub-Saharan Africa and facilitated collaboration between the Wealth Management and Investment Banking units to provide debt financing solutions for institutional and sovereign clients across Africa.

Paul holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics & Computing from the University of East London and is a CFA Charterholder.