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.
After nearly nine years at the helm of the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA), Michelle Kathryn Essomé, CEO has announced her departure plans.
CDC Group, the UK’s impact investor and development finance institution, has appointed Alexandra Maddy as its new Head of Business Integrity.
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has re-appointed Prof. Benedict Oramah as President of the Pan-African multilateral financial institution for a second 5-year term.
The Chairman of the Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank (FMO) Peter van Mierlo has announced that he will step down as the organization’s CEO.
Standard Chartered has appointed Subhradeep Mohanty as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Africa and Middle East (AME) region. Mohanty brings over 19 years of diverse and international experience in the banking sector to the AME region. Most recently, Mohanty was the CFO for Standard Chartered Bank’s India franchise, where he played a crucial role in driving the country’s strategic transformation and performance.