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Businessman Freddie Achom is an experienced entrepreneur. He uses his knowledge and prowess in the industry to continue his current upward trend of successful, well-timed, and suitable investments, while his charisma helps him connect to his clients and employees. He is both a born leader and a charismatic team player. He prides himself on focusing on the details, remaining authentic, and keeping abreast of the trends.
Frederick Achom’s listing in the 2011 Powerlist, a publication profiling Britain’s 100 most influential black people, is a definite recognition of his success. This list celebrates the 100 most influential Black men and women who have reached successful goals and pushed others to do so. Add to this his listing among the Evening Standard’s 1000 most influential people, the Nigerian-born businessman and entrepreneur has established himself in the business and social world as a major player. The Evening Standard called him a "smoothest club owner in town”. London's Evening Standard is currently the most widely read newspaper in England.
Freddie Achom has gone from success to success with his offshore based finance investment boutique Rosemont Group which he founded in 2003. Achom serves as chairman of the Group as well as several other companies. He heads a team of financial experts, tech savvy employees, and businessmen experienced in operation management, sales, marketing, and strategy.
The Rosemont Group of Companies has several areas of activity including: property investment and development both in the United Kingdom and abroad; top-of-the-line Italian kitchens; and private clubs and restaurants. The privately-owned group is an umbrella organization holding many major businesses within its company. It invests private capital in them through various methods. The businesses invested by the Rosemount group include companies around the world that fall into the luxury goods and services category. In particular, Rosemont's current projects include a new joint venture oil and gas project in Nigeria’s Delta as well as a joint venture renewable energy project with India’s oldest listed company.
In a clear statement of its intentions to expand its property division Rosemont recently acquired a stake holding in Gloucester based property development firm, Universal Properties. Recent diversification activity also led to investment in a large winery in Australia and negotiations in acquiring a restaurant chain in the UK.
Freddie Achom is a partner and major shareholder for Bordeaux Wine Company. The London-based company is made up of independent investors, like Achom. Bordeaux is a fine wine from some of the oldest and finest vineyards on the French west coast where Bordeaux is located.
Achom describes himself as a "serial investor," with a strong sense for innovation. This is why he carefully chooses what he will invest in next and only picks businesses and groups of the highest quality.