AFSIC is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.
Bateleur Capital LLC
Aziz Hassanali is the Managing Partner and portfolio Manager at Bateleur Capital LLC (“’Bateleur”). Bateleur is a special situations private equity fund focused on four core sectors – real estate, aviation, shipping and energy. Bateleur’s investments in real estate include hotels, offices and residential developments in both North America and Europe. Aziz also sits on a number of Boards connected to Bateleur’s investments globally.
Aziz has spent over 15years on the investment side covering a cross section of distressed, special situations, event driven and performing credit situations. Prior to founding Bateleur, Aziz worked for Anchorage Capital, where he was the Senior Manage of the $2.5Bn Illiquid Opportunities Fund. Previously, Aziz worked at Goldman Sachs as a Bank Loans Principal Investing Manager in the Special Situations Group and began his career as in investment banker at Morgan Stanley.
Aziz graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with degrees in Finance, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
- Panel: Increasing US institutional investment into Africa
TUESDAY 5TH MAY 2020 5:00 pm ROOM 4