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Private Equity

01/03/2021 at 18h48, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Imminent close for SBNA, a new SouthBridge and NACP vehicle headed by Charles Kie

Jeune Afrique Business + anticipated the launch of this investment fund last November from the new branch...

Private Equity

09/02/2021 at 17h23, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Salt Capital: former Investec bankers launch a vehicle for Southern Africa

With an expected endowment of $100 million, the future fund manager expects to have its first closing...


03/02/2021 at 19h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Proparco recruits Hannah Subayi at South Suez Capital strengthening its position in Central Africa

The private equity expert, who has worked for Credit Suisse and the pan-African manager, arrives at the...

Private Equity

02/02/2021 at 15h46, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Mastercard Foundation pledges support for I&P Education to Employment programme

The support of the giant USA financial services’ Foundation, which is active in Africa in financial inclusion...

Private Equity

01/02/2021 at 19h32, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Meet the investors: Hilaire Dongmo, Principal at Actis

Jeune Afrique Business+ engaged with the London-based private equity firm on its strategy during the...

Private Equity

25/01/2021 at 18h16, by Jeune Afrique Business+

AVCA chooses Abi Mustapha-Maduakor as the new head

The Nigerian succeeds Michèle Kathryn Essomé, who left in June after ten years in the private equity...

Private Equity

25/01/2021 at 18h04, by Jeune Afrique Business+

A former Tony Blair Institute official about to close fund in West Africa

David Dobrowolski, who advised the Sierra Leonean president, will close the fund targeting Côte d’Ivoire,...

Private Equity

20/01/2021 at 19h12, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Amethis appoints Khady Koné-Dicoh and Jean-Thomas Lopez as partners to consolidate management

The structure has just promoted two long-time associates, bringing the number of partners to six.

Private Equity

07/01/2021 at 16h17, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Majorelle Capital positions itself as an intermediary between Morocco and foreign investors

The new investment bank based in Casablanca is working on its first transactions and aims to develop...

Private Equity

06/01/2021 at 19h03, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Lucas Kranck and Daniel Owino draw IFC and FMO to Ascent Capital Africa’s second fund

The Kenyan private equity firm continues its financing round to reach a closing of $120 million.

Private Equity

05/01/2021 at 15h54, by Aurélie Benoit

First closing in sight for Walid Cherif and Adam Hadidi at BluePeak Private Capital

The two former directors of Gulf Capital are expecting their first closing in the coming weeks.

Private Equity

29/12/2020 at 09h41, by Gaëlle Arenson

“We are going to develop our activity with States that create sovereign wealth funds”

At the end of the year, Jeune Afrique Business+ interviewed Frannie Léautier, partner at SouthBridge...

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