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African PE Exits Hit Record High in 2016

02 May 2017

Tuesday, 2nd May 2017, London: The number of exits achieved by PE firms in Africa is trending upwards, evidenced by a record number of exits in 2016. According to the EY and African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association’s (AVCA) fifth annual stud…

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New AVCA Video: Building A Sustainable Future for Africa - Our Common Purpose

04 April 2017

Tuesday, 4th April 2017: The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) today presented a short animated film illustrating the wide-reaching impact of private equity investment in Africa. Launched on Day One of the 14th Annual AVCA Con…

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Private Equity in Africa steps up a gear in 2016

28 February 2017

Tuesday, 28th February 2017, London: Private equity investment in Africa continues to go from strength to strength, evidenced by a new report from the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA). AVCA’s 2016 Annual African Private Equity…

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AVCA announces five new appointments to its Board of Directors

13 February 2017

Monday, 13th February 2017, London: The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) today appointed five prominent industry veterans to join its Board of Directors. The new Board members are key influencers within the African private equ…

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Enitan Obasanjo-Adeleye appointed Director, Head of Research for AVCA

26 January 2017

London, UK, Monday, 23rd January 2017: The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Enitan Obasanjo-Adeleye as Director, Head of Research. Enitan joins AVCA with over 15 years of research, co…

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Our latest Sustainability Study illustrates just how central #ESG integration is to #AfricanPE. Read it here:… https://t.co/GU59pvEdVG

Latest #AVCAMemberNews: XSML Capital reaches final close for its second fund, the African Rivers Fund. Read here:… https://t.co/nnKiSMXzWY

We've got that AVCA Friday Feeling! Take a look at our favourite selections from #AVCACon2017 this weekend:… https://t.co/dQzQtdz5cm

Want to work with some of the best PE firms in Africa? See the latest #AfricanPE vacancies on the AVCA Job Board: https://t.co/hGnMHQWxwt

#AVCAMember @CapriaVC plans to invest in 8 #impactfunds in Africa. Apply by Friday, 19th May: https://t.co/wpFHHAcXcL