Publication of the report of the Independent Review of MDBs’ Capital Adequacy Frameworks: Boosting MDBs’ investing capacity

close   News, Press Releases Publication of the report of the Independent Review of MDBs’ Capital Adequacy Frameworks: Boosting MDBs’ investing capacity July 20, 2022 In the occasion of the third Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting under Indonesia’s G20 Presidency, Dr Frannie Léautier presented the final report of the Independent Review of MDBs’ Capital Adequacy Frameworks. The Review …

SouthBridge partners with the AFRICA CEO FORUM

close   News SouthBridge partners with the AFRICA CEO FORUM June 1, 2022 SouthBridge is proud to partner with the next edition of THE AFRICA CEO FORUM. Join us for the largest international meeting of the African Private Sector, on the 13th and 14th June, in Abidjan. Discover the programme and register on the event website: https://lnkd.in/gva6BHn9 Share this article

Dr. Donald Kaberuka and the SouthBridge Group team attend the Pan-African Payment & Settlement System commercial launch event.

close   News Dr. Donald Kaberuka and the SouthBridge Group team attend the Pan-African Payment & Settlement System commercial launch event. February 4, 2022 The SouthBridge Group team (Dr. Donald Kaberuka, John Birungi, Yves Mafolo, and Norbert Musana) attended Pan-African Payment & Settlement System – PAPSS commercial launch event on January 13. PAPSS, the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System, is …

Emeryc Kpenou rejoint SouthBridge comme nouvel associé gérant

close News, Press Releases Emeryc Kpenou rejoint SouthBridge comme nouvel associé gérant November 11, 2021 Emeryc Kpenou rejoint SouthBridge comme nouvel associé gérant SouthBridge, la banque d’affaires panafricaine dirigée par Donald Kaberuka et Lionel Zinsou,  a le plaisir d’annoncer la cooptation d’Emeryc Kpenou en tant qu’associé-gérant (Partner). Béninois, français et britannique, s’appuyant sur un riche parcours international, Emeryc Kpenou souhaite …

Jean-Christ Ametepe, promoted to Managing Director of SouthBridge Abidjan office

close   News, Press Releases Jean-Christ Ametepe, promoted to Managing Director of SouthBridge Abidjan office November 10, 2021 We are thrilled to announce the promotion of Jean-Christ Ametepe to Managing Director of our Abidjan office. Jean-Christ joined SouthBridge +3 years ago at the early stage of the company and advanced through progressively more responsible positions where he has played a key role …

Quentin Sauzay selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program

close   Insights, News Quentin Sauzay selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program July 14, 2021 Join us in congratulating Quentin Sauzay for being selected to take part in the French-African Foundation Young Leaders Program. The #YoungLeadersProgram aims to identify, bring together and promote the most promising talents on the Franco-African scene. #leadership #africa #100answers Share …

Southbridge honored nominated for Deal of the Year – Equity at the African Banker Awards 2021

close   News, Press Releases Southbridge honored nominated for Deal of the Year – Equity at the African Banker Awards 2021 July 7, 2021 Southbridge is honored to have been nominated for Deal of the Year – Equity at the #AfricanBankerAwards2021. The African Banker Awards are a landmark annual event for African banking taking place during the annual meetings of the African Development Bank. Congratulations to the winner, FBNQuest. Share this article

Dr Frannie Léautier (Senior Partner & CEO SBI) in IFC – Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production

close   Insights, News Dr Frannie Léautier (Senior Partner & CEO SBI) in IFC – Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production June 30, 2021 Dr Frannie Léautier adds her voice to IFC – International Finance Corporation’s insight titled ‘Africa’s Shot at Local Pharma Production’. COVID-19 worsened the medication shortages in Africa and revealed opportunities for conscious investors to bridge the …

As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon

close   Insights, News As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunities Beckon June 23, 2021 In an IFC – International Finance Corporation Insight article entitled “As Africa Recovers, New Investment Opportunity Beckon”, Andrew Alli discusses Africa post-Covid, offering his take on blockchain, the continent’s “green recovery”, demographic challenges and supply chain issues. His outlook is cautiously optimistic, hopeful for the opportunities …