2021

2021

AVCA and PenOp in partnership to develop private equity in Nigeria

06 May 2021

Lagos, Nigeria, 6 May 2021: Pension Fund Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp) has partnered with the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) to empower local investors and develop private equity (PE) as an asset class in Nigeria.…

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Resilience, Resurgence and Results: AVCA’s annual private equity summit returns

20 April 2021

London, 20 April 2021: Global and African dignitaries, institutional investors, fund managers and entrepreneurs opened the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association's (AVCA) 17th annual conference today. The live virtual programme brought tog…

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AVCA's 2021 Industry Survey reveals LPs’ and GPs’ long-term commitment to Africa

15 April 2021

15 April 2021, London: Today, the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) announces its sophomore Industry Survey release. The definitive review examines a broad cross-section of global and African Limited Partners' (LPs) and General…

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Steady rise in deal volume indicative of investor confidence in Africa’s economic resilience

29 March 2021

29 March 2021, London: Today, the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) announced the release of its 2020 Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker report. The anticipated annual report provides data and analysis on private equity…

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AVCA Board appoints Abi Mustapha-Maduakor as CEO

25 January 2021

The Board of Directors of the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Abi Mustapha-Maduakor as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Ms Mustapha-Maduakor joins AVCA from MedAccess, a subsidi…

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AVCA is pleased to join @IFC_org and @EMPEA for the 22nd Annual Global Private Equity Conference from 17-20 May 202… https://t.co/qvD6pN1dE9

RT @tolushola: In my latest blog post, I look back at the @AVCA_Africa annual conference. The piece includes the introductory remarks that…

We caught up with @meridiam's Mathieu Peller to discuss how the firm delivers infrastructure that improves the qual… https://t.co/MGZLDeUkV6

RT @AfricanLawBiz: Reasons to be cheerful for private equity and venture capital at @AVCA_Africa conference. https://t.co/Wg0hKqMaKG https:…

The 'State of Tech in Africa 2021' report by @AfricArena2021 provides insight into the opportunities, challenges, a… https://t.co/Y1asRhpezr