Monday, September 27, 2021

EAVCA co-head steps down

The East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association’s (EAVCA) co-head and executive director, Esther Ndeti has stepped down from the role, after over...

Algebra Ventures hires from 500 Startups

Algebra Ventures has named Laila Hassan as general partner on its recently set up sophomore vehicle bringing her in from 500 Startups.

Persistent adds to advisory board

Switzerland-based investor, Persistent Energy, has added Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani to its advisory board. Akinkugbe-Filani is currently chief commercial officer at Mixta Africa,...

GreenTec adds to deals team

GreenTec Capital Partners has bolstered its investment team with the appointment of Yasser Lotfy as associate – a newly-created role.

Endeavor hires from Egypt Ventures

US-based investor, Endeavor has named Heba Ali as its new managing director for Egypt – bringing her in from Egypt Ventures, an Egypt-based venture...

GreenTec boosts deals team

GreenTec Capital Partners has bolstered its deals team with the appointment of Bahon Gbalé as investment associate. Gbalé has been...

SEAF names impact director

US-based investor, Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF), has named Anne Park as global director of impact – a newly created role.

Accion adds to senior team

US-based investor, Accion, has appointed Nazanine Scheuer as its new chief development and partnerships officer. She takes over from Brian...

VC investor adds to IC

Egypt-based venture capital firm, Cubit Ventures, has added  Heba Ali to its investment committee. Ali is currently managing director at Egypt...

AVCA names new COO

The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) has appointed Kofo Sanusi as its new chief operating officer (COO).