Helios Investment Partners raises over $1 billion for an Africa-focused fund

Helios Investment Partners has raised over $1 billion for an Africa-focused fund a record for a continent which has historically attracted far less investment than other emerging economies in Asia and South America.

Stephen Murphy, Special Advisor, Qalaa Holdings

Panelist at AIX: Energy Stephen joined Qalaa Holdings in 2008. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Murphy was head of private placements at Citigroup Global Markets. With more than 20 years of experience in private equity fundraising and investment banking, Mr. … Read More

LeapFrog raises $400m for social impact investments in Asia, Africa

LeapFrog Investments, a private equity firm backed by George Soros and JP Morgan, said it has raised $400 million for socially responsible investments in Asia and Africa – the largest ever for a fund specialising in low-income emerging market financial … Read More