Libera Partners has engaged Mr. Okezie Ofoegbu as a Principal in its consulting/advisory business. Mr. Ofoegbu joins Libera from Emerging Capital Partners (ECP) where as Vice President he was part of a team that invested and managed $1.8 billion of private equity funds in frontier markets with a particular focus on Africa. While at ECP, he led and participated in the development and management post-investment of an over $200 million portfolio covering telecommunications, financial services, logistics, chemical/industrial companies, oil and gas and agro-allied businesses. Prior to ECP, he was Staff Infrastructure Analyst with ExxonMobil's Upstream $100 million operations in Nigeria. His role at ExxonMobil included business analysis, project development and management, business process improvement and technology infrastructure development. He currently seats on the advisory board of LoftyInc, a business incubator with businesses in United States, Nigeria and Ghana. Okezie has an MBA in Finance, Marketing and Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania and BSc. in Computer Engineering from the Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. The management of Libera welcomes Okezie on board.