• Mónica Arévalo EIB 200x200 (002)_final

    EIB sets up $750m FoF

    The European Investment Bank EIB has set up an emerging markets-focused fund-of-funds FoF targeting million at final close The vehicle has been set up to primarily back first-time fund managers The ...

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  • PEA GP Advisor awards 2017 - Shortlist 200x200

    PEA 2017 Awards – Shortlist

    Private Equity Africa is pleased to announce the shortlist for its th Annual GP amp Advisor Awards The awards have received a very strong response based on achievements These have been ...

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  • Jurgen Rigterink FMO 200x200

    FMO backs 7 funds

    FMO committed capital to seven Africa-focused private equity funds in investing an aggregate amount of approximately million The fund commitments took up about of the million allocated to Africa in the ...

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  • Lance Grayson Old Mutual 200x200

    Old Mutual fund returns 7x

    Old Mutual has generated x money invested in returns on a private equity fund that matured at the end of The vehicle generated an internal rate of return IRR of over ...

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  • Bruno Wenn DEG 200x200

    DEG raises Africa commitments

    DEG raised its year-on-year commitments to Africa by to million million in from million committed in the previous period The Africa allocation is about of the billion invested globally in the ...

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  • Nick O'Donohoe CDC 200x200

    CDC names new CEO

    CDC has brought in Nick O'Donohoe as chief executive officer CEO to take over from Diana Noble who announced her departure in O'Donohoe steps into the office of CEO in June ...

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  • Dele Babade Carlyle 200x200

    Carlyle boosts Africa team with Babade

    Carlyle has bolstered its deal-making and portfolio management in Africa with Dele Babade as advisor to its Sub-Saharan Africa SSA team Babade who is ex chief executive officer at Ecobank Capital ...

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  • Jesper Person EIB 200x200

    EIB’s Persson hands over reigns to new PE head

    The European Investment Bank EIB head of private equity for operations ex-Europe Jesper Persson has handed over the role to Enrico Canu Persson has been promoted to head of trust funds ...

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  • AR Report

    Most Active PE Investors in Africa – Special Report (Free Content)

    Private Equity Africa has partnered with Thomson Reuters to publish the first edition of the Annual Review Report This is a free report that can be downloaded below Key to the ...

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  • Naveen Wadhera TA 200x200

    TA seals first Africa deal, buys from Helios

    TA Associates has acquired a minority stake in Nigeria-based financial technology company Interswitch in a secondary buyout that sees Helios Investment Partners reduce its holding The transaction represents TA s first ...

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