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Yvonne Ike

Head of Sub Saharan Africa | Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Yvonne has more than 20 years experience in the financial services, including capital markets operations and fixed income, derivatives and equities products.

Prior to joining Bank of America Merrill Lynch in September 2014, Yvonne was Chief Executive Officer, West Africa at Renaissance Capital, where she was responsible for the firm’s West Africa franchise covering Investment Banking and Securities Trading. From 1984 to 2009, Yvonne was a Managing Director at JP Morgan. She also worked as a partner at Africapital Management Limited from 2009 to 2011. Yvonne started her career as an auditor with Ernst and Young International.

Yvonne is a trustee of The Bridge Leadership Academy, Christopher Kolade Foundation, The Dangote Foundation and actively contributes to initiatives including African Gifted Foundation and Women for Women International.