U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has appointed Lauren Cochran as Vice President of Equity and Investment Funds.
Actis, a global sustainable infrastructure investor, has appointed Charles Daulon du Laurens as Head of EMEA within its Investor Development Group.
East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EAVCA) has announced that its Executive Director, Esther Ndeti will be stepping down from her role at the end of August 2021.
Mergence Investment Managers, has announced a number of high-level changes to its executive leadership team, effective September 1, 2021.
Global investment firm RisCura has appointed of Heather Sonn as a Non-Executive Director to the RisCura group and Glenn Silverman as an Investment Strategist, and a Director of RisCura’s investment management business, RisCura Invest.
Dutch entrepreneurial development bank FMO has hired Michael Jongeneel as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective September 1.
Preqin has appointed Jaclyn Bouchard as its Head of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) as the company is ramping up its efforts to provide quality ESG data at scale for private markets.
Preqin, an alternative assets data, tools and insights provider, has appointed Tom Hunt as Chief Technology Officer.
African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) has appointed Kofo Sanusi as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Altica Partners, an Africa-focused investment firm that provides credit strategies to Impact and ESG conscious institutional investors, has appointed Andrew Ofori as a Partner of the firm and a member of its investment committee.
FinDev Canada, a Canadian development finance institution dedicated to providing financial services to the private sector in developing countries, has appointed Lori Kerr as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Crown Agents Investment Management (CAIM) has appointed Alan Cubbon as Head of Quantitative Strategies, Risk and Analytics (QRA), to lead and further strengthen CAIM’s Risk and Performance division.
LeapFrog Investments has bolstered its global healthcare team with the appointment of Dr Biju Mohandas as Partner and Global Co-Lead for Healthcare.
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), one of the biggest investors in infrastructure solutions in Africa, has appointed Sameh Shenouda as its new Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer. Shenouda brings over 27 years of experience in investments and fundraising in international capital markets, with a focus on infrastructure development, setting up new platforms and supporting management teams.