At CardinalStone, we believe that the quality of our people is the single most important determinant of our ability to consistently exceed our clients’ expectations.

As such, we seek to bring in a diverse team of professionals who have demonstrated a strong commitment to intellectual vigour and professional excellence in their respective areas of focus through the course of their academic and professional lives

We work together as a team

Team CardinalStone is a tight-knit group, working together towards our common goal. Every day brings new challenges, and every day we work together to meet and surpass them.

The bond we form working together ensures that we always look out for one another. We also have plenty of fun together: TGIF, retreats, birthdays, parties, movies, lunches, and a lot of laughing.

We derive strength from our diversity

CardinalStone is an equal opportunity employer and we depend on our diversity to drive innovation across all parts of our business.

The people who make up CardinalStone’s team have diverse backgrounds, skills and perspectives but with one thing in common – the desire to build a world class Investment Banking firm of African origin.

We are building a brand that will last

We’re working to build something meaningful and lasting. At CardinalStone, we try to approach everything we do thoughtfully and with a long-term mentality.

We are all excited about the journey so far and what is to come.


Ayoola Adeola

CardinalStone has created a world of opportunities for me more than what I imagined when I interviewed for the firm so many years ago. And today when I look back, I am very grateful to CardinalStone

Philip Anegbe

Working at CardinalStone has been a fantastic experience. The culture is great, and the opportunities to challenge yourself and continue learning are amazing. Since joining the firm, I have seized these opportunities to materially improve my capacity to manage people, resources, and projects. I am convinced that this is one of the best places to work in Nigeria. 

Ebere Nwankwo

I started my professional career in CardinalStone and the ambition which the firm has shown over the years is the reason I have stayed this long. Every day, you are challenged to give your best and then rewarded equally for going the extra mile.

Fisayo Adetayo

My experience at CardinalStone has been challenging, exciting, and rewarding. CardinalStone will push you to your limits to achieve things you never thought you could achieve. Also, the company prides itself in creating an enabling environment for both corporate and individual objectives to be realistically achieved.

Nkechi Ugwu

My time at CardinalStone so far has been very rewarding and nothing short of fulfilling. I enjoy the fact that CardinalStone is a well-rounded company that offers opportunities for everyone to foster and grow professionally and personally. The management of the firm is very considerate and emphatic with the needs of the employees.

Ikponmwosa Amadasun

CardinalStone has provided a perfect platform for me to hone my skills, grow professionally and also create lasting positive impact. I am lucky to be part of a team that always strives to set new records

Nnaemeka Okeke


My experience in CardinalStone has been nothing short of rewarding, I have watched myself grow every year in so many different aspects of my professional life. CardinalStone continues to provide a mentally stimulating and positively challenging environment that has been a major catalyst for my growth. I love the CardinalStone way.

Harris Ogbonnaya

What stands out for me at CardinalStone is its People. Though self-motivated, being in an environment with a lot of young and successful professionals with daring work ethic just makes here my ideal workplace. And the Firm’s investment in its People…truly, a firm that cares about the personal development and welfare of its People does exist in this clime.

Yemi Fadahunsi

Working at CardinalStone has been a truly fulfilling experience. The quest for excellence is not just a slogan, but a way of life here. I have been constantly challenged and encouraged to grow, both professionally and personally. The platform for growth provided by the company has allowed me to develop my skills and reach new heights in my career. I am proud to be a part of the CardinalStone family and excited for what the future holds.

Employee Value Proposition (EVPs)