Uniting Against the Impacts of COVID-19

AVCA Focus Series: Uniting Against the Impacts of COVID-19 Webinar


The COVID-19 pandemic is fundamentally re-shaping life across the world. The risks to public health and the consequent economic and social disruption are unprecedented. 

The African PE industry has a strong track record in navigating risk and seizing opportunities in highly dynamic markets and has the requisite imagination and skills to rise to this challenge. We believe the industry has a an important part to play in the continent’s COVID-19 response – so we are creating a new purpose-built collaboration platform to promote and enable knowledge-sharing and innovation exchange.

Join us on this interactive webinar series to hear key industry stakeholders discuss the steps, they are taking to manage the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on their commitments, businesses, investor relations, and portfolio companies.


8th April 2020: Investor Perspectives

15th April 2020: Legal Considerations

22nd April 2020: Fund Manager Perspectives


AVCA Members: Free  

Non-AVCA Members: GBP£200/ GBP£500 (bundle offer)



22 April 2020

Verod Capital Management completes 100% acquisition of AXA Mansard Pensions Limited. Read more: https://t.co/wIvzxhhHpj

@ninetyone_sa’s EAIF agrees to invest US$50mn into a US$170mn bond issue in Senegalese telecom company. Read more: https://t.co/YMoy6AS6QN

@IFC_org invests US$12mn to boost Ghana’s steel manufacturing and create new jobs. Read more: https://t.co/bKJsXtvbl0

Helios Investment Partners agrees transformational business combination with Fairfax Africa Holdings. Read more: https://t.co/DnJoxCKBms

@EIB approves debt investment of US$10mn into the InsuResilience Investment Fund. Read more: https://t.co/buUFOsL6SQ