Souleymane Ba

Partner

Helios Investment Partners LLP, Pan-African

Biography

Mr Ba is a Partner at Helios Investment Partners, one of the leading Africa focused private equity firms, with more than $3 billion in assets and investments across 30 countries in Africa. Prior to joining Helios, Mr Ba worked at Warburg Pincus, a New York based PE firm where he was focused on leveraged buyouts, growth equity and venture investments in the industrial and consumer sectors. Before joining Warburg Pincus, he worked as an associate for the Carlyle Group, a PE firm based in Washington DC. Mr Ba started his career with Morgan Stanley as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Basic Materials Group. He has a BA degree in Economics from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.