Chapel Hill Denham, the leading independent investment banking, securities trading, and investment management firm, won 8 out of the 10 award categories under consideration at the 2022 Investment Banking Awards ceremony organised by the Association of Issuing Houses of Nigeria (AIHN) held on Thursday, 7 July 2022 at the Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The annual AIHN Investment Banking Awards ceremony recognises the achievements of investment banks who, over the course of the year, demonstrated excellence and achieved notable wins amongst their peers in the Nigeria Capital Markets.
Chapel Hill Denham won the Best Public Sector House, Best Corporate Bond House, Best Private Company Bond House, Best Commercial Paper House, Best Bond House, Best Equity House, Equity Deal of 2021, and Best Investment Bank 2021; recording the most dominant performance by any firm, in the history of the AIHN awards.
Commenting on the win, Bolaji Balogun, CEO of Chapel Hill Denham said: “These awards recognise our achievements over the past year and re-affirms our consistency in delivering results. The Firm’s success is a result of the confidence and trust reposed in us by our esteemed clients and partners, the SEC, NGX, CSCS, FMDQ, and other key stakeholders, as well as the exemplary efforts of the Chapel Hill Denham team, who are dedicated to delivering excellent services to our clients. We are immensely grateful to AIHN for the recognition of our efforts to deepen the Nigeria Capital Markets.”
Kemi Awodein, MD of Investment Banking at Chapel Hill Denham added that: “We are honoured to have won these prestigious awards, which we believe re-affirm our commitment to excellence and recognise our leading role in the investment banking industry. Our determination to deliver best-in-class services to our esteemed clients is unwavering, as we could not achieve this milestone without their continued support by trusting us with their mandates. Our clients remain our focus.”
Chapel Hill Denham is a leading independent investment banking, securities trading, and investment management firm. The firm is Nigeria’s most trusted advisor, focused on providing unbiased advisory, execution, and investment services to corporations, governments, institutions, and individuals involved in investing in and developing Nigeria and Africa. The Firm actively promotes areas accretive to Africa’s and Nigeria’s economic development, targeting sectors such as Infrastructure, Energy and Renewables, Real Estate, SMEs, Digital and Financial Inclusion, Healthcare, and Education, among others.