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Frederick McKoy

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First name: 
Frederick
Last name: 
McKoy
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MGG Holdings
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Short biography: 
Chairman/CEO and Founder of MGG HOLDINGS, INC., the Chairman of the board of directors for MGG HOLDINGS, SA., MGG ENERGY, INC. Mr. McKoy has been involved in all phases of the firm’s development since its founding in 1985, when it began as a small investment firm created to solely handle his personal capital. MGG HOLDINGS first acquisition was the purchase of Jacques Lagan cognac of France, later to be named Frederique Limited of Atlanta. This begins his successful development of MGG HOLDINGS and its global growth long before the word GLOBALIZATION was in the forefront. He began my career at Crusaders Trust International in Luxemburg, a Private Investment Trust, where he was the Lead Investment Trust Manager for International Investments. His Portfolio was valued at more than $300 Million Dollars in some of the largest private and public companies known today. I was engaged principally in the trust’s mergers and acquisitions business from 1983 to 1986 and served as Lead Trust Manager for the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee in 1983 and 1984 providing mezzanine financing for many of the well-known private equity firms. In 2006 after the passing of my mother and father in 2008 he formed The Johnny R. and Lessie Wicker McKoy Foundation, During his college year at Morehouse he was active volunteer with The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Center, as well as a the American Medical Team for Africa. Was appointed the position of Commercial Attaché to Republic of Burundi by President Domitien Ndayizeye doing which time he handled the negotiated and multimillion dollar government to government crude oil contract between Republic of Nigeria and Republic of Burundi. Currently serving as Special Advisor for Energy, Trade and Development to Republic of Burundi’s current President Pierre Nkurunziza and has been reaffirmed as Burundi’s Commercial Attaché, as well as extensive experience and knowledge of numerous African Nations throughout the continent of Africa.

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