Wole Famurewa

Wole joined CNBC Africa in June 2010 after an 11-year career in investment management and research.

As the head of research in several firms in Nigeria, including Afrinvest and FSDH Merchant Bank, Wole was responsible for conducting investment research and was also a portfolio manager.

At CNBC Africa, he is the anchor for Closing Bell West Africa and also responsible for managing the editorial team in West Africa.

In 2012, Wole won the Citi Journalist Excellence Award for a story he did on Nigeria's consumer goods companies.