An international grade data center
headquartered in London

We design, build, manage and operate world class carrier neutral colocation data centres. Our first data centre is a Tier IV facility in Accra, Ghana. We aim to establish a Pan African digital platform that will deliver high speed and secure data services to the enterprise, consumer and public sector markets.

A network of carrier neutral colocation data centres strategically located across Africa at key connectivity points will comprise the foundation of this platform.

We aim to provide world class services to the whole region

Our data centres will provide colocation services as well as Cloud and Content Distribution Services in conjunction with key partners.

ONIX has a World Class team of technologists and business creators who have a track record of success in Africa. ONIX partners with AIIM who are committed to the long term development of African infrastructure and the upliftment of its people.

Our Leadership

Paul Richards | Chief Financial Officer

Paul is a lawyer by training but has spent most of his career in corporate finance.   He has extensive experience of operating across a number of sectors – including resources, financial services,  technology and industrial.  He has worked across Europe, the UK, Asia, Africa and South America with much of his experience in early-stage companies.  He has extensive experience in the capital markets and has conducted numerous IPO’s as well as secondary fundraising. Paul also has an LLB from the University of Manchester.

Michael Nahon | Chief Executive Officer

Michael is a lawyer by training and is admitted to practise in the High Court in South Africa.   He has spent most of his career in business and is extremely well versed in the management of financial services,  technology and resources businesses.   He has operated across multiple jurisdictions in Africa,  Europe and the Middle East and is comfortable in dealing with international operations. 
Michael brings a level of energy and urgency to the business that is required in this fast-moving sector. Michael has a B.Comm, LLB and H.Dip. Company Law (all University of Witwatersrand).

Dr Sam Ankrah | Chief Sales Officer

Sam is a leading businessman who has operated in Ghana,  from where he hails, numerous African countries as well as the UK and Switzerland.  He has established and run large multidisciplinary companies that range from financial services to natural resources.  He has an extensive Pan African network at the highest levels and is a much sought after and well-regarded commentator on economic affairs in West Africa. 

He holds numerous degrees. BSc (Statistics and Management) – University of London;  MBA (Finance & Management) Cranfield;  MSc.(Economics, Social Science and Philosophy); PhD (Philosophy and Social Science) Pan-American University of Science and Medicine.