Casablanca, 9 Could 2022 – Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure funding platform, is happy to announce the appointment of Jon-Pierre Fourie as Senior Director, Technique and Buyers Relations. His appointment takes impact from 9 Could 2022.
Jon-Pierre Fourie, a South African nationwide joins Africa50 with over 21 years of business expertise. Previous to transferring to Africa50, he labored as Head of Investor Relations for Metier Non-public Fairness, a sub-Saharan Africa personal fairness fund targeted on progress capital and specialised autos in renewable vitality and clear infrastructure.
Mr. Fourie was beforehand the CEO of the Southern Africa Enterprise Capital Affiliation (SAVCA), an affiliation for over 170 personal fairness and enterprise capital entities, for six years, representing members and fascinating with regulators and legislators to advance the expansion of the business. He was additionally the Head of Technique on the Johannesburg Inventory Alternate from 2001 to 2006, the place he was accountable for varied strategic initiatives together with the event of the inventory alternate as a enterprise, which culminated in its itemizing in 2006.
“I’m honoured to affix Africa50 and notably at a interval when the group is aimed toward catalyzing additional funding into key infrastructure that may assist assist Africa’s financial restoration and spur its sustainable progress”, Mr. Fourie mentioned about his appointment.
Africa50’s Chief Working Officer Tshepidi Moremong mentioned, “I’m delighted to welcome Jon-Pierre Fourie into our staff as we drive the diversification of our investor base. His expertise and networks, and robust observe report in efficiently elevating funds from international and African institutional buyers shall be key to supporting the group in delivering on its mandate”.
Jon-Pierre Fourie holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and a Diploma in Funding Administration from the College of Johannesburg.
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