Adebayo "Bayo" O Ogunlesi CON was born on December 20,1953 and is a Nigerian lawyer and investment banker.
12 Facts About Adebayo Ogunlesi
Adebayo Ogunlesi is currently chairman and managing partner at the private equity firm Global Infrastructure Partners.
Adebayo Ogunlesi is the son of Theophilus O Ogunlesi, the first Nigerian professor of medicine at University of Ibadan.
Adebayo Ogunlesi went to King's College, Lagos, a secondary school in Lagos, Nigeria.
From 1980 to 1981, Adebayo Ogunlesi served as a law clerk to associate justice Thurgood Marshall of the United States Supreme Court.
In 1983, Adebayo Ogunlesi joined the investment bank First Boston as an advisor on a Nigerian gas project.
In 2002, Adebayo Ogunlesi was appointed Global Head of CSFB's Investment Banking Division.
From 2004 to 2006, Adebayo Ogunlesi was Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Client Officer of CSFB.
In July 2006, Adebayo Ogunlesi started the private equity firm, Global Infrastructure Partners, a joint venture whose initial investors included Credit Suisse and General Electric.
Adebayo Ogunlesi is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association.
Adebayo Ogunlesi has been married to British-born optometrist Dr Amelia Quist-Adebayo Ogunlesi since 1985.
Adebayo Ogunlesi was cited as one of the Top 100 most influential Africans by New African magazine in 2019.