About Cowry Asset Management Limited  

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Cowry Asset Management Limited was incorporated on February 22, 2005 by a team of highly successful Nigerian professionals and entrepreneurs who have distinguished themselves in diverse sectors of the economy such as Banking, Capital markets, Engineering, Education and Business.

The company was originally incorporated with an authorized capital of N100million, which has already been increased to N1billion with shareholders funds in excess of N400million. Cowry Assets Management Limited is already in the process of further increasing its paid up capital to above N1billion in line with statutory requirement and to meet its operational needs.

With its corporate head office located at plot 1319 Karimu kotun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Cowry Asset intends to spread its operational tentacles to cover the whole of Africa through the establishment of regional offices in Accra, Ghana for West African operations; Johannesburg, South Africa for Southern African operations; Nairobi, Kenya for East and Central African operations; and Cairo, Egypt for North African operations.


To be the foremost pan–african wealth creating financial services provider of global repute


To create exceptional wealth for our stakeholders


We will continue to reinvent ourselves ahead of the competition as to remain not only the best in Africa but a world class Investment Banking Firm

Core Values

As we create wealth for our fast expanding clientele,our operations are premised on the following core values:

  • Professionalism
  • Service Excellence
  • Team Work
  • Respect for the Individual
  • High Ethical Standard
  • Social Responsibility

Our People

Certain attributes mark-out the people that work in Cowry Asset from the generality of the population wherever we have our operational base. Cowry staff are:

  • Intelligent
  • Self-Motivated
  • Performance Driven
  • Confident
  • Courteous
  • Pleasant