AVCA 2020 Focus Series - Fundraising: Looking At Alternative Sources Of Capital In Africa's Investment Industry

Hear Catherine Swanepoel, Chief Investment Officer of South Suez Capital, Chuck Burbridge, Executive Director of Chicago Teachers'​ Pension Fund, Christian Dunbar, City Treasurer of the City of Philadelphia, Dabney Tonelli, Partner: Investor Relations of Helios Investment Partners and Herman Marais, Co-Founder & Managing Partner of EXEO Capital as they discuss how African fund managers can effectively engage and educate commercial investors on Africa's vast investment opportunities.

This session was moderated by Alexandre Alfonsi, Partner of Axonia Partners and Marc Lasserre, Managing Partner of S.O Capital Advice.

@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

@FMO_development approves US$10mn commitment into Eco. business II Sub Fund. Read more: https://t.co/QxRd9G62Uc