Finance and Investment

Financial management of large-scale infrastructure projects requires in-depth understanding of the financial, legal and regulatory environment. At IDI, our consultants excel in all these areas, which is why we offer unparalleled financial advisory services to governments, donor agencies and private sector clients on large scale infrastructure projects and high impact programs.


  • We provide comprehensive advice from inception to project close, which ensures our clients are able to fully capture the financial value of any infrastructure project they undertake.
  • We create solutions that mitigate risks and deploy quantitative and qualitative expertise to ensure viable outcomes for our clients’ investments.
  • We offer advisory services that enable clients navigate the complex environment and deliver optimal returns on capital.

Our expertise in financial advisory cuts

  • Investment Policy Advisory
  • PPP Structuring
  • Sector Funding Strategies

Investment Policy Advisory

We advise governments on the critical policy thrusts required to attract infrastructure investment. We also provide investment policy advice to private sector clients and interface with local legislative and regulatory bodies.

PPP Structuring

Our multi-disciplinary teams of professionals are proficient in project preparation for government agencies.

Sector Funding Strategies

We support government planning agencies in screening and prioritizing projects, and also provide advice on sustainable methods of private sector project financing.

Our partners and associate partners have
the following consultancy experience:

  • Investment financing support on the PPP of the Second Niger Bridge
  • Transaction advisory and fundraising advise on the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of a 168km pipeline network
  • Arranged/structured over seven transactions with total deal size in excess of $650m in telecoms, oil marketing and brewing
  • Arranged Term and project finance loan facilities on several projects in Europe and Africa
  • Privatising Eleme Petrochemical Co, Nigerian Gas Co, and Federal Government of Nigeria’s equity interest in 11 oil service companies
  • Restructuring NITEL’s finances by transferring non-core assets to funding NITEL’s pensions fund debt and conversion of over $400m FGN debts in NITEL into equity, thereby significantly improving NITEL’s financial position