About Us

The Gare Story

Who we are

Gare Advance is an organisation that was incorporated in 2019, which provides lending services to businesses, salary earners and for personal purposes. Gare Advance Financial Limited is a subsidiary of Platform Capital Investment Partners..

Our team brings to the table, a wealth of professional experience across different industries including Investment Banking, Private Equity, Banking & Finance and Procurement. We are passionate about leveraging financial deficits to provide tailored services for our clients, as we understand their needs and develop world class solutions to cater for these needs.


Our vision is to be the foremost Lending Institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.


Gare Advance Financial Limited leverages on cutting edge Technology and process driven methods on financing that has been designed to meet the needs of personal and corporate entities at a world class standard.

What we do

Gare Advance sits at the intersection of collecting surplus funds and channeling into financing Enterprises in Nigerian Economy.

Gare Advance Financial gives room for growth to both its customers and employees. Gare focuses on the fundamental growth of small and medium enterprises by increasing access to finance, making accessible consumer credit product, underwriting, and then disbursing loans to people using their credit history.

Why we do it

80% of SMEs in Africa fail in the first 5 years of existence; a majority fail because they lack access to funds to support and scale their business operations..

At Gare, we believe every individual deserves an opportunity to take charge of their finances to better the quality of their lives. That is why we are building a system that works to suit each person’s need.

    Applications for loans can be completed by using the regulatory forms
    A review will be carried out in no time
    The facility is disbursed

Our Leadership


Gbogoade Akindele


Prior to Diversified Procurement Solution Limited, Gbogboade was the immediate past Regional Head, Supply Chain Management, Africa, Middle East and Pakistan at Standard Chartered bank Group,.


Yomi Akapo


Yomi is a Partner at Platform Capital with over 27 years’ experience in financial services, including corporate and investment banking, audit, proprietary investments, private equity..


Adekunle Ademiluyi


Adekunle is a Partner at Platform Capital with over 19 years’ experience in banking and financial services including investment management, treasury, public sector, corporate and commercial banking.


Aderonke Akindele

Executive Director

MRS. ADERONKE AKINDELE: who is the business development and operations director has undergone an executive education courses at London Business School (LBS), Harvard Business School (HBS).