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Goodwell taps De Bleecker as IR Director

October 15, 2017

Goodwell Investments has appointed Berg De Bleecker as Investor Relations Director for the Dutch impact investment firm. She joins them from ASN Bank where she held the role of Senior Manager of [more...]

Abraaj hires de Boer as a Managing Partner

September 24, 2017

The Abraaj Group has appointed former diplomat and McKinsey Partner Kito de Boer as a Managing Partner. An industry veteran with more than 30-years experience, de Boer will head up Abraaj’s [more...]

Impact investing in South Africa

July 16, 2017

While impact investing may be a relatively new discipline in South Africa, there is increasing investor awareness of, and interest in, the opportunities to have a positive impact while still earning [more...]

AfDB commits $5.6mln to IPDEV2

June 11, 2017

The African Development Bank‘s Board of Directors has approved a $5.6 million commitment to I&P Developpement 2, a fund-of-funds being sponsored by French impact investor, Investisseurs [more...]

IFC mulls €10mln commitment to IPAE II

May 21, 2017

The IFC’s board is expected to meet in mid-to-late June to review a potential €10 million commitment to Investisseurs & Partenaires Afrique Entrepreneurs Fund II, a planned €80 million, [more...]
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