Exotix Capital, a frontier and emerging markets specialist investment bank, has appointed the first of three new analysts to grow business in Kenya.
David Bohigian was confirmed by the US Senate as the Executive Vice President of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), a self-sustaining US Government agency that helps American businesses expand into developing markets.
Magna Carta Reputation Management Consultants has announced two new appointments and a change in management structure.
Phatisa, a sector-focused African private equity fund manager, has promoted Rinolan Moodley to Deal Partner for the Southern Africa region.
Standard Bank has appointed Amedeo Anniciello as CEO in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), subject to regulatory approval.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has appointed Cheikh Oumar Seydi as the Regional Director for the Sub-Saharan Africa region, effective July 1.
Old Mutual Alternative Investments (OMAI), Africa’s largest private alternative investment manager, has appointed Nabeel Laher as Head of International Private Equity, which manages over R8bn ($600m) in international private equity funds.
The MasterCard Foundation has appointed three new members to its Board of Directors.
Maitland, a global advisory and fund administration firm, has appointed David Hathorn to the Maitland Board as a Non-Executive Director.
Exotix, a frontier and emerging markets investment firm, has appointed Rahul Shah as Head of Equities Financials Research.
Africa50, a pan-African infrastructure investment platform, has announced the appointment of Koffi Klousseh as Director of Project Development.
Mergence Investment Managers, a South Africa-based black-owned specialist fund manager, has hired Semoli Mokhanoi as Alternative Investments Strategist.
Investec Asset Management, a specialist investment manager, has hired Chris Newson as Director of Private Markets for the firm.
Fusion Capital, a real estate investment and private equity firm based in East Africa, has appointed Daniel Kamau as Group CEO.