LinkedIn | Mon, Jun 26, 2023
This week we also recognize new member Sanjeev Gupta, head of financial services of Africa Finance Corporation.
He is responsible for treasury, trade finance, syndication, country relations, and advisory lines of business within AFC.
Sanjeev has over thirty years of experience in investment management, private equity and corporate finance. His forte has been to blend together global and indigenous corporates, financial investors, and governments to develop commercially viable businesses and development models that leave a sustainable impact on emerging economies.
Prior to joining AFC, he was the managing partner of the Emerging Markets Mergers and Acquisitions Center of Excellence at Ernst & Young. He has also been the chief executive officer of Sanlam Investment Management emerging markets operations and a founder & managing partner of Emerging Opportunity Consulting, a boutique advisory firm specializing in SME financing.
He holds a bachelors degree from the University of Calcutta and is an alumnus of the Said Business School at the University of Oxford and also an alumnus of the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA).
We appreciate his support for our work and mission, and we look forward to his engagement!