Coronation Group, Africa’s investment management powerhouse, proudly announces the launch of the Coronation Women Initiative Network (Coronation WIN), a transformative program dedicated to empowering women in the finance and technology sectors.

The historic occasion which took place on Thursday, April 18, 2024, at Coronation Plaza, in Victoria Island, Lagos, brought together employees, executives, and directors across the Coronation ecosystem. Anchored by Joyce Daniels, the event featured captivating spoken word and musical performances by Wana Udobang and Femi Leye respectively.

The launch commenced with a guided tour of the Coronation WIN Hub, where guests took an immersive journey through the innovative program designed to identify, develop, and celebrate female leaders. This was followed by an enchanting art exhibition held at the Coronation Art Gallery, showcasing a collection of African contemporary art, curated by Ugoma Ebilah.

The highlight of the event was the grand launch ceremony, presided over by Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Chairman of Coronation Group and Grand Patron of Coronation WIN, accompanied by board members and executives within Coronation entities. In his address, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede emphasized the significance of the occasion, he said: “Today marks a historic moment as we launch Coronation Women Initiative Network. Having witnessed firsthand the transformative power of female leadership, I am proud that Coronation is championing this path towards female empowerment. I urge women to set big and audacious goals for their professional growth, and I look forward to celebrating the collective impact and achievements of Coronation WIN.

Pai Gamde, Chief Talent Officer, Coronation Group and Chairperson of Coronation WIN, underscored the importance of organizing and investing in women’s empowerment, stating, “Coronation Women Initiative Network (Coronation WIN) is existential for us. It aligns with Goal 5 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which emphasizes gender equality and women empowerment. Through Coronation WIN, we aspire to achieve these goals and create a more inclusive and equitable society.”

Guests were treated to a delightful array of food, canapés, drinks, and music, creating a celebratory atmosphere of camaraderie and inspiration.


L-R: Chidinma Asuni, Chief Customer Experience Officer, Coronation Group Limited; Ngozi Akinyele, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Coronation Group Limited; Pai Gamde, Chairperson, Coronation Women Initiative Network (Coronation WIN); Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Grand Patron, Coronation Women Initiative Network (Coronation WIN); Olushola Coker, Chairperson, Board of Directors, Coronation Trustees Limited; Gloria Onafeko, Independent Non-Executive Director, Trium Limited; Chukwunomnso Anyichie, Chief Risk Officer, Coronation Group Limited; At the launch of Coronation Women Initiative Network (Coronation WIN) in Coronation Plaza, Victoria Island, Lagos, recently.