Funso Doherty - Managing Director
- Managing Director
Funso Doherty is the Managing Director and CEO of Pensions Alliance Limited (PAL Pensions). He is an accomplished Professional with a distinguished record spanning more than 25 years.
He was previously Managing Director/CIO of ValuAlliance Asset Management Ltd, (formerly SIM Capital Alliance) where he led the Asset Management (Non-Private Equity) business of the African Capital Alliance (ACA) Group.
Prior to this, Funso had served as the Pioneer Managing Director and CEO of ARM Pension Managers, which he led from its inception to become one of Nigeria’s most successful Pension Fund Administrators. While at ARM Pensions, he was elected Pioneer Chairman of the Pension Fund Operators Association (PENOP) the umbrella body of all licensed Pension Fund Managers and Custodians in Nigeria.
In his extensive prior experience as an investment professional, spanning over two decades, Funso has held a number of positions in leading foreign and local investment management firms including Goldman Sachs & Company and PNC Advisors in the United States of America and ARM in Nigeria. He started his career in the Lagos office of the Assurance and Business Advisory practice of Arthur Andersen (now KPMG).
Funso holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation of the CFA Institute, and is a co-founding Trustee of the CFA Society Nigeria. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.
He holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard University and a B. Sc. in Accounting from the University of Lagos.