Mr. Tosayee Ogbomo is the founder and Managing Partner of Vine Capital Partners, a United States based Principal Investment Firm with focus on Sub-Sahara Africa.
The firm has investments in the financial services (Banking, Insurance and Pension Fund Administration), FMCG/ Retail and Manufacturing Sectors of the economy.
Prior to founding Vine Capital Partners in 2009, Mr. Ogbomo was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs where he focused on Mergers & Acquisitions.
Tosayee Ogbomo joined Goldman Sachs in 2004 and was promoted Managing Director in 2005. Prior to his work with Goldman Sachs, Mr. Ogbomo worked with Merrill Lynch where he rose to the position of Director in the Global Markets and Investment Banking before leaving in 2004.
He joined the Merrill Lynch as an Associate in 1997 after completing his MBA.During his 15-year investment banking career, Mr. Ogbomo advised on a number of capital market and restructuring transactions worth over $200 billion.
Mr. Ogbomo holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Degree in Accountancy (Second Class Upper Division) from the University of Benin; M.Sc Degree in Finance with High Distinction from Bentley College, Waltham, Massachusetts and an MBA from Harvard Business School, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).