Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Private Equity Africa Awards. In their 7th year, the Private Equity Africa Awards exclusively celebrated the achievements of GP Investors and Advisors in 2017.
The 2018 awards saw 26 firms collect accolades for their investments and advisory services in Africa.
Highlights include the Outstanding Leadership Award, which was this year given to Papa Madiaw Ndiaye, founding partner and chief executive officer at AFIG Funds.
Runa Alam, co-founding partner and chief executive officer at DPI, walked away with the Woman Investor Award – the first time the accolade has been awarded.
The House of the Year award was taken by Carlyle, while Investec Asset Management retained its crown as Credit Investor of the Year.
Clifford Chance held on to its reign as Overall Legal Advisor of the Year, while Trident Trust claimed back its Fund Administrator of the Year title.