Mr. Ewan Wheeler is the Chief Investment Officer with Aprica Investments Ltd, an investment holding company set up to invest and develop insurance businesses in Africa by increasing technical proficiency and building capacity to extend insurance penetration.
Prior to his current appointment, Mr. Wheeler worked with the African Development Bank as a Private Sector Specialist and was responsible for managing the Bank’s investments in East Africa and initiating new deals within the region.
He has also worked with The Economist Intelligence Unit (the research and analysis division of The Economist Group, the sister company to The Economist newspaper (UK) as Deputy Editor/Economist Africa, and Merrill (previously Merrill Lynch (New York) as the Assistant Vice- President).
Mr. Ewan Wheeler is a Non- Executive Director in Diamond General Insurance in Zambia. Mr. Wheeler holds a BSc Economics (London School of Economics), MSc State, Society and Development (frondon School of Oriental and African Studies), and post graduate qualification in Investment Appraisal & Risk Analysis (Queens University, Canada).