"Our people are our main asset, and the quality of service provided is the reason we are able to build and sustain lasting relationships with our customers."−
Hon. Justice George Oguntade (CFR)Chairman, Mixta Real Estate (Nigeria) Plc
Justice Adesola Oguntade CFR is a retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria after an illustrious career at the Bench spanning over 30 years. He has also served as a judge in the Court of Appeal Abuja and the Lagos State High Court, and as chairman of the Lagos State Armed Robbery and Firearms Tribunal.
In 2010, he was decorated with the national honours of Commander of the Federal Republic (CFR) in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the development of law in Nigeria. Justice Oguntade is a law graduate of Holborn College of Law, London and was called to the Nigerian Bar in January 1966.
Mr. Deji AlliChairman, Mixta Africa SA
Deji Alli is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mixta Africa SA. Prior to this, he served as the founding Chief Executive Officer of Asset & Resource Management Company Limited (ARM Group), a role which he stepped down from in July 2015. He was conferred the National Honours Award — Officer of the Order of the Federal Republic (OFR) in 2014 in recognition of his contributions to the Nigerian financial services industry.
Deji’s career also spans Prudential Portfolio Managers Limited, UK and the African Development Bank (AfDB). He holds a B.S degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos, and a post-graduate degree in Finance. He is also an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK.
Mr. Daniel FontChief Operating Officer, Mixta Africa SA
Daniel Font is the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy CEO of Mixta Africa SA. He joined the firm in 2008 as Chief Operating Officer and subsequently served as General Manager for nearly 5 years.
Prior to joining Mixta Africa, Daniel was Chief Operating Officer in Group Diagonal, a leading real estate company in France and held several key positions in Bouygues Corp in France and Spain. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic School, an MBA from ESADE Business School and General Management Program from IESE Business School.
Mr. Kola Ashiru-BalogunManaging Director, Mixta Real Estate (Nigeria) Plc
Kola Ashiru-Balogun is the Managing Director, Mixta Real Estate Plc, a position he assumed in January 2015. Before assuming his current role, Kola served as Vice president of the company. Over the years, Kola has also worked in various capacities such as a General Manager of Harbor Point Limited, Manager at Schonbraun McCann Group, Acquisitions Associate at Stonehenge Real Estate Group, Project Manager at The Church Pension Group, and a Research Analyst with Goldman Sachs.
Kola has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Bernard Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business, New York (USA) and MSc Real Estate with Finance Concentration from the New York University, New York (USA).
Mr. Dafe Akpedeye (SAN)Non-Executive Director
Dafe Akapedeye (SAN) is the Partner at Akpedeye and Company in 1987, a Law Firm he founded. Prior to setting up his Law Firm, he practiced with White & Case in the United States. Dafe also teaches Law at the Delta State University and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Institute of Construction Industry Arbitrators. He is a member of the International Bar Association and sits on the National Executive Committee of Nigerian Bar Association. He was awarded the honour of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in 2004.
He graduated from the University of Lagos in 1983 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1984. He obtained his Master of Law (LLM) degree from Harvard University in 1985.
Architect Eddy EguavoenNon-Executive Director
Eddy Eguavoen is the founding Principal Partner at Voen Associates, a multi-disciplinary real estate design firm founded in 1980, which specializes in architectural design, urban and regional planning, engineering and real estate project management.
Eddy is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Architects with a career covering over 35 years in the industry and public service. He graduated from Ahmadu Bello University in 1973 with a first class professional degree in Architecture.
Mr. Wale OdutolaNon-Executive Director
Wale Odutola is currently the Managing Director of ARM Pension Managers (PFA) Limited. Prior to this appointment, he had served as the Managing Director of ARM Securities, ARM Properties Plc., as well as ARM Hospitality and Retail Fund. He also oversaw the Firm’s Research and Investment management functions for a number of years.
Wale has a B.Sc. in Accounting from the University of Lagos, and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School.