We have successfully completed a research work and have been able to create a comprehensive database of the leading companies and leading corporate decision makers / management staff in Nigeria.
The research focuses on the high networth, upper class and upper middle class individuals in the corporate world; we refer to the chief executive officers, chief operating officers, chief finance officers, chief compliance officer, executive directors, non-executive directors, executive chairmen, co-founders, partners, managing partners, company secretaries, general managers, senior managers, managers, consultants, human resources managers, departmental heads and other strategic head of units. These are financially buoyant individuals that earn over Five Hundred and Fifty Billion Naira (N550,000,000,000) as personal income annually with a total net worth of over One Hundred and Forty Five Billion Dollars ($145billion).
In line with the pareto principle of 80:20, we identified the 20% or leading companies in Nigeria that provides or contributes 80% of the income in the Nigeria economy. These companies cut across various sectors such as: the multinationals, conglomerates, oil & gas, property & real estate, manufacturing, engineering, educational, insurance, investment banking, private equity, FCMG, agricultural, telecommunications, consulting, human resources, advertising, information technology, finance houses, banking, solid minerals, maritime, haulage, transportation, among other sectors.