Head - Energy & Natural Resources
Rolake is head of energy and natural resource at FBN Quest. She is focussed on delivering the full resources of the merchant bank across equity, debt and other financial products to assist clients. Alongside this she provides strategic and expert insight and advice on the energy industry both internally and externally. In May 2015 Rolake was named Africa’s Best Oil and Gas Analyst by US organisation Energy & Corporate Africa, from a shortlist of 7 nominees. Prior to FBN Quest, Rolake was for more than 3 years head of the energy research team at pan-African Ecobank, based in their London office. Rolake is a regular commentator on global and African energy and natural resources, and has been a regular reviewer of global newspaper headlines on BBC World News TV since 2012. She has a Bachelors and a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics (LSE).