In its determined effort to boost activities in the Nigerian capital market and finance generally and support the economy for sustainable growth, DHTL Capital Management Limited has concluded arrangement to train lawyers on how to package various offerings to raise money for corporate entities.
The Managing Director/CEO, Mr.Tunde Adeyemi said “ Since the Nigerian capital market crash of 2009, we have not gotten enough adequate human capital development, especially from legal practitioners to tackle issues and packaging of offerings in raising money from the the capital market. It is based on this that the company has come up with the plan of having specialised school in finance where participants will obtain a practical-mini- master certificate in four intensive weeks of study.”
While explaining the need for the intensive training, he said, “There is need to improve human capital in the Nigerian capital market and finance generally since the market has rules and regulations that makes it function effectively. But most operators without financial background find it difficult to fine-tune deals. So the summer school will provide such opportunity and also teach participants on how do business in Nigeria.
Adeyemi, disclosed that DHTL Capital will be bringing facilitators from outside the country with wide knowledge in finance.
Some of the facilitators include: Iris Mack, Phd, MBA. She earned a Harvard doctorate in Applied Mathematics and a London Business School MAB. She is a former MIT Professor. Dr. Mack is also a Derivative Quant/Trader who has worked in financial institutions in the US., London and Asia.
Ana Lucia Lind is another facilitator; she is President/ceo, Swiss Financial Engineering AG. Lucia has more than ten years of experience in the banking industry in the areas of Investment Banking Portfolio and Asset Management andPrivate Banking.Prior to founding Swiss Financial Engineering AG, she was partner of Zurich -based Swiss Capital Engineering AG (Scape) and held the role of an Executive Director.
The training has been scheduled to commence from August 19th to September 14th 2013. Some of the course outlines include: The Foundatin prerequisites and tools, Investment and Securities Management, Corporate and Development finance.