Danladi VerheijenDanladi Verheijen

Lagos, Nigeria


Occupational Information

Occupation: Private Equity

Occupational Position: Managing Director/CEO Verod Capital

Professional History

Danladi Verheijen is the Managing Director of Verod Capital, a Nigeria focused investment firm, which he co-founded in 2008. Verod invests in high growth, medium sized companies across several sectors, including consumer products, manufacturing, technology/media and real estate. Post-investment, Verod operates with a significant hands-on approach to drive value in portfolio companies. Danladi previously was a Vice President at Citibank Nigeria where he led corporate finance and investment banking transactions. He also had responsibility over Citibank


MBA from Harvard Business School, M.Sc in Engineering Economic Systems & Operations Research from Stanford University and B.Sc in Electrical Engineering from Calvin College.


2013 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow