Unlocking Foreign Investment Opportunities For Africans
We’re a technology-driven finance company connecting everyday Africans with the best dollar-denominated investment opportunities around the world.
Rise combines the precision of complex
algorithms and the experience of finance experts to help you invest your money in high-performing,
long-term opportunities through a simple app.
We give you an international investment experience, secure global assets and the best possible long-term returns in naira with the littlest effort on your part.
Eke has spent the majority of his career in financial services, investing and consulting for banks and hedge funds while honing and applying the long term strategy that is at the foundation of Rise. He was previously a cofounder of Buycoins, a crypto exchange and a consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP. Eke studied Accounting and Finance at South Carolina State University.
Bosun was one of the first graduates of Andela’s developer programme. Since then he has built up experience as a senior software engineer across several companies ranging from Intelia and Devcenter and built several products for a number of Fintech companies. He co-founded Rise to apply his skills and experience at the nexus of finance and technology for the benefit of everyday people. Bosun studied Applied Mathematics and Statistics at LAUTECH.
Mayowa Dami Lawal
Mayowa has had years of experience around asset management, finance and equity research. He handled energy and equity research for Vetiva Capital and had an asset management stint with CardinalStone Partners and trading and strategy experience at Axxela. His work at Rise involves strategy, equity research, risk management and regulations. He studied Economics at Babcock University.
Tony studied Electrical/Electronics Engineering at Covenant University and then worked at NASRDA as a Research Engineer and Data Analyst. Before co-founding Rise, he worked at IC7Africa as a Consultant and Business Development Analyst, where he helped already established companies and budding startups alike, harness and leverage on their data to build viable businesses.