Who we are
Board of Directors – Pecan Energies Ghana Limited
Our board members have extensive global experience from the entire E&P value chain.
Mr. Samaila Zubairu is Africa Finance Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Under Mr. Zubairu’s entrepreneurial leadership an ecosystem strategy is being deployed to address the urgent mandate of developing and financing infrastructure, natural resource and industrial assets across Africa.
Mr. Sameh Shenouda, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer at AFC, leads origination, execution and portfolio management of transactions across a wide range of sectors and products. With over 27 years of experience in infrastructure investments, project development and fundraising in international capital markets, Mr. Shenouda has a deep knowledge of African markets, with specific experience in Power, Transport & Logistics, Industrial and Oil & Gas sectors.
Mr. Osam Iyahen is a Senior Director at AFC. He is responsible for the natural resources sector where he leads client coverage, transaction origination, in addition to providing technical advisory in deal execution.
Chief Executive Officer, Pecan Energies Ghana Limited
Ms. Kadijah Amoah is the Chief Executive Officer of Pecan Energies Ghana Limited. She is a lawyer and the first Ghanaian woman to lead an oil and gas exploration and production company.
Mr. Amadou Soumano, Deputy Director & Lead Counsel at AFC, has over 15 years of transactional and investment experience. He provides legal oversight of the Company’s operations, as well as assisting with compliance and regulatory matters.