Swedish Investor adds Africa deals manager

Sweden-based investor Norrsken Foundation has bolstered its investment team in South Africa with the appointment of Nivesh Pather as investment manager to...

Helios hires VC head from IFC

Helios Investment Partners has appointed Wale Ayeni as head of its newly set up venture capital investment vehicle, bringing him in from...

VC investor hires from Open Capital

Kenya-based early-stage investor Antler, has named Kosen Kenta as its new startup community manager, bringing him in from Open Capital.

DFI VC head departs

The International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) head of venture capital investments for Africa, Middle East and Central Asia, Wale Ayeni has left the...

VC investor in deal with BoA and Permira execs

A Nigeria-based venture capital investor has signed an early stage-deal, backing an investment round into a financial services technology company, investing alongside...

Accion Africa partner departs

Accion Venture Lab’s partner in the Africa team, Ashley Lewis has left the US-based venture capital firm. Lewis leaves...

Ingressive Capital boosts team

Nigeria-based early-stage investor Ingressive Capital has bolstered its back office team with the appointment of Olayinka Oke as data analyst. She...

Tiger Brands CVC hires from Zebu

Tiger Brands Venture Capital, a corporate venture capital (CVC) firm, has bolstered its investment team with the hire of Barati Mahloele – bringing her...

Endure boosts investment team

US-based early-stage investor Endure Capital has bolstered its investment team with the appointment of Mohamed Noweir as partner. He joins...

Quona names new manager

US-based venture capital firm, Quona Capital has appointed Kristin Sadler as platform and impact manager. Sadler has been at Quona...