Edmund HigenbottamManaging Director at Verdant Capital
Edmund has originated and led high profile transactions across multiple different sectors and geographies in Africa and elsewhere. Ed has a total of nineteen years of experience in investment banking, of which the last eleven years have been in Africa. Edmund has completed fifty transactions in different markets around the World including in twenty different African countries. Edmund has great experience in terms of debt capital markets for middle-market financial institutions, as well as equity capital raises and M&A in the sector. He also has great expertise in capital markets development and has served on the practitioners’ board of NASDAQ Dubai, and has also advised the SEC in Nigeria on capital markets reform. Edmund has previously worked at Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank and Renaissance Capital and has worked in jurisdictions including, London, Johannesburg, Lagos and Dubai.