Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Goldman Sachs SSA CEO to depart

Goldman Sachs’ chief executive officer (CEO) for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and head of the Johannesburg office Colin Coleman is set to leave the firm.

CDC names new direct equity head

CDC has brought in Tony Morgan to head the direct equity investments team, hiring him from Canada-based investor Onex. He...

GreenTec adds to team

GreenTec Capital Partners has again bolstered its Francophone Africa portfolio management team with the hire of another as company builder. The...

OPIC names new COO

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has named Edward Burrier as its new chief operating officer (COO). He replaces Ryan...

GreenTec adds tech builder to team

GreenTec Capital has bolstered its Francophone Africa portfolio management team with the hire of Maxime Bayen as company builder in the technology space.

CDC hires from IFC

CDC has brought in Anthony Kimani as investment associate to boost its equity infrastructure investments team – hiring him from the International Finance Corporation...

GreenTec adds to Africa team

GreenTec Capital has bolstered its Francophone Africa portfolio management team with the hire of Emmanuel Bocquet as company builder. He...

Swedfund funds head departs, DFI names replacements

Swedish development financier Swedfund has seen the departure of its senior investment manager and head of fund investments. John Kristensen...

GreenTec beefs up senior team

Germany based early-stage investor GreenTec Capital Partners has hired Aboubaker Benslimane as head of startup resources. He has been brought...

Venturecap dealer names new COO

US-based early-stage investor 500 Startups has named Courtney Powell as its new chief operating officer (COO), hiring her from a real-estate firm.