John Gadzi

Managing Director at Sentinel Global Africa

John is responsible for corporate finance and private equity activities in Africa, which includes fund raising, mergers & acquisitions, financial advisory and principal investing. 

Formerly a Managing Partner at IC Securities Holding, a pan-African investment bank, and as a VP in Investment Banking at Goldman, Sachs & Co., New York, with primary responsibility in the Industrials Group, and as Manager at Lucent Technologies, focusing on corporate strategy and business development. Before joining these firms, he was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Banks and Financial Institutions Group at Citigroup and Salomon Smith Barney, Inc. 

John executed numerous M&A transaction across Africa and the US totalling in excess of $20bn.

John holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance, Magna Cum Laude from the University of Maryland, and an MBA, Finance Major from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

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