First Bank of Nigeria Plc
One of the largest banking groups in the country tracing its history back to the first major financial institution founded in Nigeria in 1894: hence the name.
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
A high-quality financial services provider licensed as a commercial bank in 1990: multiple winner of the Nigerian Stock Exchange President’s Merit Award.
First City Monument Bank
A universal banking institution and the flagship of the First City Group, Nigeria’s leading comprehensive financial services provider.
Access Bank is one of the top 10 largest banks in Nigeria in terms of asset base. Access Bank is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange
BNP Paribas Fortis
BNP Paribas Fortis was formed from the Fortis Bank and BNP Paribas, a leading European financial services group of international standing, in May 2009. BNP Paribas Fortis is now the eurozone’s largest bank by deposits. According to Standard and Poor it is now one of the six most solid banks worldwide and has an impressive international network. It currently operates in 84 different countries.
KBC is an integrated bancassurance group, catering mainly for retail, SME and midcap customers. It concentrates on its home markets of Belgium and certain countries in Central and Eastern Europe. Elsewhere around the globe, the group has established a presence in selected countries and regions.
Dar Al-Handasah (Shair and Partners)
Dar Al-Handasah (Shair and Partners) has been a pioneering force in the planning, design and implementation of development projects in the Middle East, Africa and Asia since its beginnings in 1956.
Today it is one of the largest engineering and design practices in the world employing over 11,000 people located in 46 offices throughout 30 countries. It is known for problem identification, tailor-made designs, quality, on-time deliverables and multi-disciplinary expertise.
The firm was founded in 1881 in the Netherlands. Royal Haskoning’s consulting services for Eko Atlantic focus on the vast marine engineering works off Victoria Island. The company has 11 divisions spread across 20 countries.
Royal Haskoning are the appointed consultant marine engineers for the Eko Atlantic Project; their role extends to the design of the revetment or sea defence wall and overview of its construction in all aspects.
Further responsibilities include the design of the inland waterway and also the overview of all sand reclamation works performed by the dredging contractor.
MZ Architects is one of the foremost architect practices in Africa, with offices in Lebanon, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Morocco and Libya. The group provides specialised architectural, engineering and construction management services for the residential, industrial, commercial and urban planning activities that are central to the development of Eko Atlantic.
Founded in 1970, ar+h creates unique architectural designs for structures of excellence. The company prides itself on an atelier style approach to creativity.
Dredging International (DI) is responsible for the reclamation of land on which Eko Atlantic is being built. DI was established in Antwerp, Belgium, in the early 2000s. Since then, the company has shown rapid and sustained growth to achieve a top position in the global dredging market.
South Energyx Nigeria Limited
South Energyx Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of the Chagoury Group, was created to oversee the planning and development of Eko Atlantic; its managers and consultants bring a wealth of experience to the creation of Eko Atlantic.