SF Capital

The Team

Message from the CEO

With a team of over 20 years of experience in the field, SF Capital delivers high quality investment banking services across Africa. It has offices in Mauritius, Senegal and Dubai, and strategic partners in Nigeria and the United States.

We work with various groups of clients including Financial Institutions, Governments, and Corporate clients. Thanks to its solid knowledge of the African market, SFC provides tailor-made solutions to meet its customers’ needs.

So far, we have carried out missions in Nigeria, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo, Senegal.

Moustapha Sow

Founder and CEO

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Meet The Team

Executive Director

VP Head of Projects and Structured Finance

Moustapha Sow

Founder and CEO

  • msow@sfcapitalltd.com

Moustapha Sow is a graduate of McGill University, Canada and a leading Senegalese entrepreneur with significant expertise in corporate and investment banking in Senegal and Canada. Moustapha SOW has extensive international experience in Corporate and Investment Banking. He was the former regional manager for Africa at the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit (“ICIEC”), a member of the Islamic Development Group (“IDB”); Corporate Banking at UBA and Diamond Bank in Senegal, Bank of Montreal & Citigroup in Toronto, Canada. A distinguished lecturer in Capital Markets & Corporate Finance at masters’ level at Institut Africain de Management (“IAM”), a top tier African business school based in Dakar – Senegal. Moustapha’s strength is in market making, deal origination and capital/finance arrangement, which spans contract financing, export/import financing, acquisition financing etc., across many industries in Sub-Sahara Africa.

Moustapha is also the founder of SF Capital, a leading Africa-focused company offering investment banking services, with offices in Senegal, Mauritius and Dubai. He is a philanthropist and the founder of Moustapha SOW Foundation.

Wale Latunji


  • wale@sfcapitalltd.com

Wale is a graduate of Alliance Business School, Manchester. Strategic and entrepreneurial leader with over 20 years’ experience in banking, business strategy, M&A, credit rating, business development, investor relations et al. Consummate business strategist of over 16 years with requisite experience in corporate/SBU strategies, business reengineering, project management etc. An agile communicator able to define clear corporate goals and precisely articulate them at SBU level. Developed and led lean growth strategies and presided over various change management processes and business repositioning. Wale is a thought leader in strategy, financial analysis and business development across many segments and geographies. Adept at recognizing and capitalizing on key business strengths to turn around or enhance performance in both struggling and well-established businesses. Track record of returning loss-making business to profitability ahead of mandate.

His professional experience span across leading intitutions in Africa including Firstbank of Nigeria, Access Bank, UBA, Agusto & Co. etc. His last appointment was as the Managing Director FBNBank Senegal.

Proud mentor and coach, guiding the success and promotion of many managers to cultivate buy-in and motivation through collaborative leadership style. 

Adeboye Idowu​

VP – Head of Projects and Structured Finance

  • aidowu@sfcapitalltd.com

Adeboye Idowu is a dynamic financial services provider with significant expertise in financial markets analysis, research, asset management and investment banking.

Adeboye provides the senior level oversight on the various projects and he is charged with the responsibilities of coordinating all the activities/mobilizing resources to deliver on mandates in a timely manner.

Adeboye has over 13 years of experience in the financial services industry from financial markets analysis and research, asset management and investment banking.