About Us


We create wealth and stimulate economic growth via investment services

Àrgentil Asset Management Limited (“AAML”) is a leading Nigeria-based portfolio manager, fully registered and recognised by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Nigeria.

AAML is the investment management subsidiary of the Àrgentil group, a principal investment and advisory firm with extensive experience and demonstrated expertise in the Sub-Saharan SME, energy and real estate sectors.

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Brief History

In 2012, Àrgentil launched its dedicated credit portfolio, Àrgentil Principal Investment Portfolio (“APIP I”), to provide short-term loans to SMEs and contribute towards closing the huge financing gap in the market.

Between, Q3 2012 to Q1 2017, APIP I completed eight (8) investments and deployed ~ US $3million which achieved a 1.8x cash multiple. As a result of this success, AAML Launched APIP II in 2017 to meet the market need for equity capital by SMEs in Nigeria.

Our Mission

Bridging the SME funding gap in Nigeria to stimulate economic growth and achieve top-tier fund returns.

Our Competitive Advantage

Strong investing track record

We have extensive fund management experience in Nigeria having managed over US$20 million in Funds under Management.

Experienced management team

Our management team consists of key individuals with combined experience of up to 60 years in private equity investing and deal execution in Nigeria and internationally.

Deep local knowledge:

AAML has extensive experience in Nigeria with an in depth understanding of the investment environment which it has leveraged to achieve commercial success in developing and investing in businesses.

How we work

Core Values


We build lasting relationships and are committed to continuous growth and innovation to provide our expertise in executing transactions.


We are committed to professional excellence, ethics and consistent delivery of positive sustainable outcomes for our clients and other stakeholders.

Team Work

We believe in building specialised, integrated work teams which bring their collective knowledge, competencies and energy to bear in addressing client requirements.


We understand the interactions and trade-offs between financial returns and other objectives, and recommend good practice in delivering the intended impact.

Our Team

Our team of dedicated professionals delivers exceptional result and positive sustainable outcomes.

Gbenga Hassan

Managing Partner

Femi Oladehin

Senior Partner