Ayodeji joined SBG Securities in December 2020 from Sahara Group, an integrated energy company where he focused on the group’s upstream Oil and Gas portfolio. His research career started in 2013 at Debtwire (Mergermarket) in London, writing event-driven reports on companies in the Telecommunication, Financial Services and Retail sectors. He later moved to Nigeria where he joined Investment One Financial Services, a local investment bank, as research analyst, before being appointed as Head of Research. During the three years he spent at Investment One, he covered the Nigeria Banking, Oil & Gas and Agriculture sectors. He later moved to Tellimer (formerly Exotix Capital), focusing on West African banks as well as the Oil, Gas and Infrastructure sectors in Nigeria. Ayodeji currently covers the Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Sectors.