Temi Marcella Awogboro
The Abraaj Group
Temi Marcella Awogboro is a Director with the Evercare Health Fund managed by TPG Growth and Co-Founder of Kairos Angels. Temi has more than a decade of experience in finance across developed and growth markets. As an investment professional, Temi has committed over half a billion dollars in private capital across strategic sectors in a bid to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Temi has extensive experience in building and cultivating disruptive, transformative institutions that will emerge initially as regional champions and go on to be tomorrow’s global challengers. She looks for investments with visionary entrepreneurs to build scalable businesses and sustainable innovation ecosystems and seeks to pioneer models that set global standard for investing with impact. Temi started her career at Goldman Sachs International, initially as a derivatives trader and then as an investment analyst where she expanded the firm’s European e-commerce footprint and built out the valuation framework for high-growth, disruptive companies. She was named a Goldman Sachs Global Leaders Scholar and was a recipient of the Goldman Sachs and Institute of International Education’s Global Leaders Award. Education, Personal, and Fellowship Temi holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and Master of Arts (MA) degree with First Class Honors in Economics from Christ’s College, the University of Cambridge, where she was a matriculation scholar. Temi is an African Leadership Institute Tutu Fellow, and was a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and Alumni Ambassador. She is the recipient of the Future Awards Africa Prize for Professional Service, M&A Advisor’s European Emerging Leaders Award and has been recognized as the Female Lead’s Top 20 Women under 20; and, Management Today and The Telegraph’s 35 Women Under 35 in the UK. Temi is serving her fellowship at Evercare Health Fund managed by TPG Growth. She is a member of Class 23, working between London, UK and Lagos, Nigeria.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Temi has an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a First Class Master of Arts, with Honors, in economics from the University of Cambridge. Temi is on the board of Generation Enterprise, a nonprofit focused on providing at-risk youth pathways out of poverty through social mobility enterprises.
Temi is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, African Leadership Institute Tutu Fellow, and the recipient of the M&A Advisor's Emerging Leaders Award. She has been recognized as the Female Lead’s Top 20 Under 20, and Management Today’s 35 Women Under 35.
Temi is serving her fellowship at the Abraaj Group. She is a member of Class 23, working in London, UK.