Marathon Group is a group of four subsidiary companies, incorporated in Nigeria to provide services ranging from financial, business development, energy and technology. Our subsidiaries are:
- Marathon Asset and Fund Management Ltd: A fund/portfolio manager duly regulated and registered by the Securities Exchange Commission
- Marathon Capital Markets Ltd: Financial advisers and broker/dealers
- Marathon Business Ventures Ltd: Business development and advisory.
- Marathon Energy & Technologies Ltd: Services for the energy and technology sector.
Our mission is to provide investment strategies that deliver superior value through a commitment to value-based investment philosophy, long-term perspective, disciplined approach and dedication to achieve our clients’ mandate.
Marathon’s vision is to be the premier Capital Builders and Investment House in Africa.
Marathon’s promoters and team collectively have more than 90 years experience in fund management, treasury and wealth management
Jibril John Aku
Jibril has over 30 years experience in banking with 17 at senior management levels. He previously served as the Chief Executive Officer of Ecobank Nigeria. He had previously worked for 16 years with Citibank Nigeria and was Executive Director Afribank Nigeria Plc between June 2003 and December 2005 His banking career included key positions in Capital markets, Foreign Exchange, Treasury Management, Operations and Technology. He has served on board of reputable companies such as Africa Finance Corporation, Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System and the Financial Markets Dealers Quotation, where he is currently the Vice Chairman. He holds a BSc., Masters, and a honorary Doctor of Science Degrees in Business Administration.
Vivian is an innovative professional with more than 18 years of progressive management and marketing expertise in Education, Banking, Health, and General Financial services. She also has expertise in strategic planning, new business start-up, market plan execution, capital Asset oversight, cost containment, budgeting/finance, customer service, staff training, supervision and mentoring, new product roll out, and targeted marketing. Vivian has previously worked with Citibank Nigeria, Kakawa Discount House and Liberty Bank. She also served as the CEO of Telile LLC, a firm which provides financial consultancy and general business services to SMEs, in Lagos Nigeria. Vivian holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Education from the University of Jos; attended The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, Aresty Institute of Executive Education and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.
Ngozi is responsible for Business development, Client Acquisition & Onboarding including general business operations at Marathon. She brings more than 30 years professional experience to the Company, having gained significant experience in supply chain management and general business development at Modandola Group and the Eastern Bulkcem Company Limited. Ngozi holds a Bachelors degree in Architecture and a Masters Degree in City and Regional Planning, both from the Ohio State University, U.S.A
Winston P. Osuchukwu