Chances are that if you are on Twitter, you will have come across Victor Asemota’s (Big Chief, as he is known by his pre-2021 followers) tweets, especially his threads filled with interesting anecdotes covering issues around startups, business, politics, and good old social commentary, included but not limited to the state of men-women relations across Africa.
In this post, we look beyond the tweets, analysing Victor Asemota’s profile in full.
Who is Victor Asemota?
|Full Name||Osaretin Victor Asemota|
|Net worth||$500K – 1 Million|
Victor Asemota is a 53-year-old Nigerian Venture capitalist and IT expert who hails from Edo State, Southern Nigeria. He graduated from the University of Benin with a degree in Anatomy in 1988 at the age of 19 and went on to bag an MBA from the same University in 1992.
In 1994, he founded SwiftaCorps, a tech company that offers B2B solutions alongside Nigerian-born Indian Salil Narayanan, whom he met in Benin.
Victor Asemota holds a Master’s degree in IT & Management from Sheffield Hallam University and 2 certifications in Managing and Transforming Professional Services Firms and Launching New Ventures from Harvard Business School.
He shuffles between Togo and Ghana after leaving Nigeria in 2008 and sits on the board of various African startups, providing industry-wide mentorship to techies and founders alike.
What is Victor Asemota’s Net worth?
A man with Victor Asemota’s profile and portfolio is surely worth his money.
You do not meet with the likes of Sundar Pichai of Google, Mark Zuckerberg, and Jack Dorsey if you aren’t a big shot in the African tech space.
Victor Asemota’s net worth is estimated to be around 500,000 to 1 million Dollars.
Who is Victor Asemota’s Wife?
Victor Asemota’s wife is not as vocal online as her husband. We know very little about her except for the fact that she is a Nigerian-born Ghanaian national.
She has quite the resume, bagging a first-class degree in Finance and an MBA from INSEAD with various other degrees and certifications from Oxford University and MIT.
Who is Victor Asemota’s Uncle?
If you are an avid reader of Mr. Asemota’s, you will likely come across many of his tweets where he references his ‘uncle.’
Note that Mr. Asemota grew up around many relatives and uncles he references in his tweets, including Uncle Leonard Guobadia, erstwhile Director at the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing.
Asemota has often credited him with exposing him to business fundamentals earlier in his life.
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