Oliver has over 35 years’ experience in infrastructure development, investing, public-private partnerships and strategic advisory work such as advising and partnering with governments, regional and international corporations and development finance institutions. During his career, he has overseen the investment of approximately US$10bn and originated US$100bn of investments in natural resources and infrastructure deals across the African continent on behalf of investee institutions. Oliver was formerly Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer at the Africa Finance Corporation, one of the biggest investors in natural resources and infrastructure solutions in Africa, where he oversaw the growth of assets under management from US$1bn to over US$8.4bn including significant investments in the oil and gas sector.
More recently, Oliver is the Founder and Chairman of TOCAM Capital Limited, a transaction advisory firm that specialises in project development and transaction advisory services across Africa. He is a pioneer Chairman of Africa Infrastructure Development Association and has been a strategic adviser to several governments as a member of the Africa & Middle East and Commonwealth Infrastructure Technical Advisory Groups.