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Souleymane Ba

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,… Read more »

Manzi Rwegasira

Mr. Rwegasira is responsible for helping the CEO and Board of Directors of NMB in formulating, implementing and reviewing NMB’s corporate strategy. He is also responsible for the management and execution of corporate development projects as well as managing key investor relationships. Mr. Rwegasira began his professional career as an investment banking analyst in the… Read more »

Thomas L. Ferré

Mr. Ferré has been the Private Equity Manager at MicroVest Capital since 2014. Prior to joining MicroVest, he spent eight years in private equity and venture capital across the US, Latin America and Africa. Mr Ferre started his career in strategy consulting advising Fortunes 100 global companies on their growth plans. Mr. Ferré holds a M.Sc. in… Read more »

Matteo Stefanel

Matteo has a successful 18 year track record of private equity and investment banking experience with specific focus on growth markets and financial institutions. He is the Founder and co-Managing Partner of Apis Partners LLP, the manager of Apis Growth Fund I, a $250m private equity fund focused on investing in financial services companies in… Read more »

Chantelé Carrington

Chantelé is the COO of the Africa Business Group for PwC UK.  She was previously the Africa Financial Services Lead, and Southern Africa Lead. She has spent over 10 years working in financial services on the African continent. Since joining PwC South Africa, Chantelé has worked as an auditor and consultant to African and British… Read more »

David Burbidge OBE

London based, with over 40 years experience in industry as  managing director of a successful UK manufacturing business. David has  also served as non-executive director to a number of UK organisations,  including the Coventry Building Society, one of the UK’s largest Savings  and Loans institutions, from 1981 – 2003. He has a Masters degree in… Read more »

Mark Richards

Mark joined Actis, a leading emerging markets Private equity group in 2006 and created the Financial Services team which has led more than $1bn of  private equity investment since then.  African investments have included DFCU Bank, Uganda, BCR Rwanda, Diamond bank Nigerias Alexander Forbes South Africa, and pan African platforms Emerging Market Payments and Credit… Read more »

Joseph Rohm

Joseph Rohm is a portfolio manager and co-portfolio manager on regional and Pan African Public Equity Strategies at Investec Asset Management. Joseph joined the firm in 2012 having previously managed Africa and Middle East equity portfolios at T Rowe Price in London. Prior to this he worked as an analyst at ABN AMRO in Amsterdam… Read more »

Neil Gosrani

Neil specializes in African insurance markets and is the primary analyst for many of the continent’s leading insurers and reinsurers. He has been instrumental in developing Standard & Poor’s analytical presence across the continent and regularly publishes reports and presents on market developments and sector trends. In addition, Neil is the co-chair of an analytical… Read more »

Fungai Mparadzi

Fungai was appointed Chief Executive of PAZI in September 2014 following agreement to acquire Evolution Group, where he was the majority shareholder. He founded Evolution Group following a management buy out of the insurance assets of listed private equity group TZI in 2002, where he had been Chief Executive of the financial services division, a… Read more »