Mobolaji Balogun is an Economics (Honours) graduate of the London School of Economics, University of London.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of Chapel Hill Denham Group, a leading independent investment banking firm in Nigeria. He worked for First City Group for eleven years in investment banking.
He was Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer at CSL (part of First City Group).
Mr. Balogun was also an Executive Director at FCMB Capital Markets, where he led advisory teams in major corporate and complex financial transactions.
Mr. Balogun left FCMB to become a co-founder and Director of Econet Wireless Nigeria (now Airtel Nigeria). He was pioneer Chief Business Development and Strategy Officer and in October 2001, he was appointed Chief Marketing Officer.
He left the business and mobile telecommunications and returned to investment banking in 2005. He was appointed to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, Africa Board Advisory Committee in September 2009.
Mr. Balogun joined the Board of the Company on the 1st of March 2005 and was appointed Chairman of the Board in May, 2015.