Axis Fiduciary, a corporate and fiduciary service provider in Mauritius, has appointed Alan Witherden as its Regional Representative - Southern Africa.
Maitland, a global corporate services and administration firm, has hired Neil Montgomery as Senior Manager – Corporate Services Compliance; and Alun Josias as Head of Finance – Corporate and Manco Services.
Symbiotics SA, a market access platform in impact investing, has appointed Théodore Economou to the position of Head of Asset Management.
Harith General Partners has appointed Sipho Makhubela as its Chief Executive Officer with effect from September 1, 2020.
African Guarantee Fund has appointed Jules Ngankam as its new Group Chief Executive Officer.
Sahel Capital, fund manager for the Fund for Agricultural Finance in Nigeria, has appointed Deji Adebusoye to the role of Principal with Sahel Capital Agribusiness Managers.
CDC Group, the UK’s impact investor and development finance institution, has appointed Sherine Shohdy as its new Coverage Director for Egypt.
Helios Investment Partners has appointed Phil Davis as Director of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG).
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), a member of Old Mutual Alternative Investments, has appointed two joint-managing directors to be based in Cape Town and Lagos, following the retirement of the company’s previous CEO.
LeapFrog Investments has elevated three emerging market leaders to its Management Committee and Board.
The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) has appointed Dara Owoyemi as Interim CEO, following the departure of Michelle Kathryn Essomé last month.
Verod Capital Management, a West African private equity firm, has hired Wale Odusanya as a Vice President in its Lagos office and a Senior Deal Maker on its Investment Team.
After a 9-year tenor since the founding of African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (AGF), Group Chief Executive Officer Felix Bikpo decided to retire from his position.
Old Mutual has appointed Iain Williamson as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.