In 2012 Lexi Novitske moved to Nigeria from The United States believing that the country held immense untapped potential with an under-penetrated consumer population, expanding infrastructure and online access, and an active entrepreneur network.
Lexi worked for Verod Capital Management, a Nigeria-based private equity firm. Prior to joining Verod, she had spent her career developing an expertise in financial services through her time at New York-based Sandler O’Neill Asset Management.
In 2014, Lexi joined Singularity Investments as the Principal Investment Officer where she oversees the firm’s operations in Africa. Singularity lends its relationships and expertise to source extraordinary investment opportunities, while supplying the skills, resources, and capital to grow portfolio companies into industry leaders across the continent.
Singularity has investment expertise across sectors, and will opportunistically look to grow its portfolio in areas where it sees substantial opportunities. Typical sectors of interest will include Mobile & Web-Based Services, Technology & Software, Digital Infrastructure & Digital Media & Entertainment.