Shayne Aman Premji - Director

Shayne Aman Premji serves as a Director for IFHA in its Nairobi, Kenya office. Shayne is an experienced investment professional having spent the past decade in various corporate finance roles in Africa, India and Canada.

Prior to joining IFHA, Shayne worked in the Health and Education investment team at International Finance Corporation (IFC). In this role, Shayne led IFC's first-ever corporate finance advisory project in Africa, advising an international health and emergency company on its expansion to Sub-Saharan Africa; and managed IFC's business development efforts in the Medtech sector in India, including a proposed venture capital investment in a medical devices company.

Shayne previously worked with the Aga Khan Foundation in Cairo, Egypt and spent nearly six years in investment banking with CIBC World Markets and CCC Investment Banking in Toronto, Canada. During this time, he executed numerous M&A transations and equity and debt financings for leading Canadian companies in telecom, media, technology and agriculture.

Shayne earned an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from Queen's University in Kingston, Canada.