Monday, January 20, 2020

Persistent names new CFO

Switzerland-based early-stage investor Persistent Energy Capital has named Tobias Ruckstuhl as its new chief financial officer (CFO), promoting him from the principal role he...

IDF builds up portfolio team

IDF Capital has boosted its early-stage platform I’M IN (IMIN) Accelerator with the hire of Octavius Phukubye in a portfolio management role dubbed entrepreneur-in-residence...

US investor hires principal

US-based early-stage investor FACTOR Ventures has brought in Jit Bhattacharya as principal -hiring him from a Uganda-based energy company. He has...

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...