Latest News Private Equity

Capital Market & Private Equity

22/07/2020 at 18h06, by Jeune Afrique Business+

New investments on the horizon for SEAF Morocco Growth Fund

Jeune Afrique Business+ gives you the details.

Capital Market & Private Equity

20/07/2020 at 16h00, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Ismail ben Yedder focusses second round of fundraising on sustainability projects

Ismail ben Yedder’s investment fund Ingenium, specialised in young companies getting their start, decided...


17/07/2020 at 18h10, by Aurélie Benoit

Spreading its wings, Verod Capital calls on Adewale Odusanya’s expertise

The West African private equity firm has just enlisted this former Stanbic VP, six months after the closing...


15/07/2020 at 18h16, by Aurélie Benoit

The people making the Fairfax-Helios deal a reality

The merger, which is shaking up the African private equity scene, involves many advisors on both sides...

Capital Market & Private Equity

29/06/2020 at 19h22, by Aurélie Benoit

The Nkontchou brothers behind Enko Capital poach HSBC executive for their Enko Africa Debt Fund

Abdoulaye Karamoko, most recently in charge of HSBC’s trading business in the Africa region, has joined...

Capital Market & Private Equity

29/06/2020 at 18h33, by Valentin Grille

ENSafrica advises Ethos and Ninety One on its €515m Covid-19 fund

The fund is expected to make its final closing in October, after an interim closing in July.

Capital Market & Private Equity

29/06/2020 at 18h29, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Investment Director Laureen Kouassi-Olsson to leave private equity firm Amethis

The French-Ivorian, leader of the firm’s West Africa office and its investment strategy in the financial...

Capital Market & Private Equity

22/06/2020 at 20h34, by Aurélie Benoit

Former First Lady Zanele Mbeki’s WDB (Women’s Development Business) launches $170m fund

With a target of $170m, the South African organisation has big ambitions for its latest fund in support...


19/06/2020 at 20h45, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Charles Kié and Paulo Gomes are considering establishing NACP in Kigali

According to our sources, the ex-Ecobank boss and the former executive director at the World Bank are...

Capital Market & Private Equity

10/06/2020 at 20h47, by Gaëlle Arenson

Wendel closes its Casablanca office and suspends future investments in Africa

Along with other major investment firms worldwide, Wendel ultimately struggled to find opportunities...

Capital Market & Private Equity

08/06/2020 at 17h41, by Jeune Afrique Business+

AfricInvest IV wins over the DFC to achieve a first closing of $200m

The American development agency has just invested in Karim Trad and Ziad Oueslati’s pan-African private...

Capital Market & Private Equity

28/05/2020 at 19h03, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Genevieve Sangudi, co-founder of Alterra Capital Partners, to continue to work for Carlyle

The team at the Carlyle Sub-Saharan African Fund (CSSAF) has reached an agreement with the Carlyle Group...

Any questions ? contact us

Please get in touch with the Jeune Afrique Business+ team if you require any further information.

Email us :

Add JAB+ to your home screen

1. Click on + at the bottom of your screen.

2. Click on + to add JAB+ on the home screen.

3. Enter the name of the shortcut and confirm.