Akobe supports several functions of the Impact Investments team including portfolio management, underwriting, and budgeting.
Akobe brings experience as a former investment banker with KPMG Corporate Finance and Madison Street Capital, a middle-market investment bank. Within these roles, he advised on sell-side and buy-side M&A and capital raising transactions across numerous industries. Previously, Akobe worked as an Investment Analyst with AlphaMetrix, an alternative investment management firm. While at AlphaMetrix, he conducted due diligence research and analysis on various hedge funds and Commodity Trading Advisors strategies.
Akobe received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Yale University.
He is a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst Society of Chicago.