In collaboration with UK Trade & Investment, Nigerians in the Square Mile have been visiting Nigeria on a trade mission to showcase the UK’s excellence and innovation in the finance, professional and business services sectors.
The visit will showcase the vast array of opportunities in Nigeria and give first-hand insights into forthcoming business developments and current opportunities in key sectors of the economy.
Paul Onifade, mission leader and Chairman of Nigerians in the Square Mile (NISM), remarked that ‘It is NISM’s goal, to celebrate the success of the Nigerians in the City by promoting higher standards, knowledge sharing, mentoring and fostering a sense of community amongst Nigerians in London and Nigeria through focused networking’. Nigerians in the Square Mile is an organisation of highly successful Nigerian professionals in the leading London City institutions.
Commenting, Mike Purves, Director of Trade UKTI Nigeria said ‘We hope that this mission will provide delegates with a better knowledge of the Nigerian market and give them a fuller appreciation of the many and varied opportunities on offer’.
As the government organisation that supports companies in the UK doing business internationally, UK Trade & Investment is dedicated to helping companies realise their international business potential through knowledge transfer and on-going partnership support.