Hakeem Belo-Osagie

Chairman of the Board, FSDH Holding Company Ltd

Hakeem Belo-Osagie is a well-respected Nigerian entrepreneur with a track record of leading and backing highly successful private investments in various sectors of the Nigerian economy. Mr. Belo-Osagie is the chairman of the board of FSDH Holding Company Ltd which includes among its holdings a merchant bank, an asset management company, a pension fund administration company and a securities trading company. He was appointed an Expert Global Advisor and member of the International Advisory Group of Equinor, the Norwegian energy company previously known as Statoil. He is also the main stakeholder in and chair of the board of Duval Properties Ltd, a real estate company engaged in a mixed use development in Abuja, Nigeria. He is a member of both the Global Board of Advisers for the Council on Foreign Relations, and the International Advisory Council of the Brookings Institute. Mr. Belo-Osagie is also a member of the Global Advisory Council Harvard University, the Presidents Council on International activities, Yale University and member of the Advisory Board Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies. He is a Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School.


Mr. Belo-Osagie has a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University, a law degree from Cambridge University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.