SPE Capital is a leading Africa-focused private equity firm with a specific regional focus on the North Africa, and offices in Tunis, Casablanca, Cairo, Abidjan, and Paris. SPE Capital was previously the private equity arm of Swicorp, a leading financial services company active in MENA since 1987.
This is an excellent opportunity to join the investment team of a fast-growing fund, managing USD 350m+ of AUMs with the backing of world-class institutional investors. The team is actively investing in high-growth opportunities across the industrial manufacturing, B2B services, healthcare and education. This position offers a wide experience driving new investments across a wide range of industries in addition to managing an existing portfolio of investments.
The new Senior Associate/Vice President will be involved in the investment lifecycle, portfolio monitoring, team and institutional building as well as investor engagement and fundraising. The selected candidate will be based in Cairo and interacting with SPE Capital’s Casablanca, Tunis, and Abidjan teams. The person will be reporting to SPE’s partners and will mainly focus on the Egyptian market, but may be involved in other markets covered by SPE.
SPE is organized as a true partnership where each team member can evolve and progress to ultimately reach partner level seniority, which grants access to firm equity as well as to the decision making of the firm.