Pedersen & Partners welcomes David Mbelu as Consultant in Lagos, Nigeria

September 5, 2023 – Lagos, Nigeria – Pedersen & Partners, a leading global Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Board Services firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes David Mbelu to the team as a Consultant.

David Mbelu is a Consultant at Pedersen & Partners in Lagos, Nigeria. His extensive experience covers the Beverage Manufacturing, Logistics, Oil & Gas, eCommerce, Social Education Programmes and Corporate Banking sectors, for which he provides services including strategic and operational marketing, business development and human resources advisory. David previously held key positions at a pan-African recruitment company, where he played a pivotal role in business acquisition and development for Executive Search. Prior to this, David’s career included roles at Guaranty Trust Holding Co Plc, where he managed corporate relationships, project financing and value chain banking.

Michael Al-Nassir

“We are pleased to welcome David Mbelu as a Consultant to our Lagos team at Pedersen & Partners. David’s proficiency in strategic and operational marketing, eCommerce, and Human Resources advisory will undoubtedly bring tailored, value-added solutions to our clients. His experience in pan-African recruitment further enriches our Sub-Saharan Africa team’s capabilities, strengthening our presence in Nigeria,” stated Michael Al-Nassir, Partner, Head of Middle East & Africa, Head of Private Equity Practice APMEA at Pedersen & Partners.

David Mbelu

“I'm excited to be joining the Pedersen & Partners team in Lagos. I look forward to contributing my market experience and expertise to the team, creating value for our clients and strengthening our presence in Nigeria. I am eager to collaborate with the global Pedersen & Partners team in order to provide best-in-class Executive Search services to our clients in West Africa,” added David Mbelu, Consultant at Pedersen & Partners.


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