Current Vacancies

Chief Executive Officer

Africa Venture Philanthropy Association (AVPA)

28 July 2017

A strong group of African leaders has come together with an international team to launch a new pan- African network, the Africa Venture Philanthropy Association (AVPA), modelled after European and Asian networks (EVPA and AVPN respectively) which together have a combined membership of over 600 members from 50 countries coming from foundations, PE firms, corporations, family offices, professional service firms, universities and government related organisations. The African network will be launched to serve as catalyst and facilitator to enable providers of financial, human and/or intellectual capital to realise their full potential for social impact. It will be African-based, African-led and substantially African-funded. The headquarters will be in Nairobi, with Lagos and Johannesburg hosting smaller offices. As the AVPA is getting ready for launch it is seeking an ambitious and capable executive to take on the role of CEO and lead its start-up and operations.

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Chief Operating Officer (Senior Vice President)

Nigerian Private Equity Firm
Lagos, Nigeria

06 July 2017

A Nigerian private equity firm with a West African focus is looking to hire an experienced individual to join its management team as Chief Operating Officer (COO). The COO will be responsible for the firm’s overall strategic and operating activities. The individual will report to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will serve as an integral member of the Management team.

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Chief Executive Officer - PEVCA

Private Equity and Venture Capital Association of Nigeria

03 July 2017

Join the Nigerian industry association focused on promoting and enabling private sector investment through private equity and venture capital. The Board of Directors of the Private Equity & Venture Capital Association of Nigeria (PEVCA) is looking for a mission-focused, strategic and process-minded leader with experience in driving and scaling an organisation, and leading a team of high performing and committed individuals.

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Africa Principal / Partner

Africa / Europe

01 February 2017

Capria, a leading global impact investment firm, is looking for a highly qualified, entrepreneurial, and self-directed senior professional who will play an active role to help us scale our fund manager investment efforts in Africa. This person will have lead responsibility for the Africa office & region, co-lead responsibility for fundraising, and be a member of the global senior leadership team. This position is based in Africa or London.

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Events Coordinator

African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
London, England

04 August 2017

Join an industry association focused on promoting and enabling private sector investment through private equity and venture capital in Africa. AVCA is seeking a commercially-focused Events Coordinator with excellent logistical skills and experience in organising conferences, seminars, and other types of live events to the highest standard.

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