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Edwin Dande, Managing Partner & CEO, Cytonn Investments

Meet the Kenyan entrepreneur who built an $800 million asset management firm

Kenyan-born Edwin Dande is the Founder of Cytonn Investments, an alternative investment management and real estate company, with offices in Nairobi and the DC Metro area.

Building the Entrepreneurial Base in Africa

Building the Entrepreneurial Base in Africa: J. Eric Wright, Chairman, Africa Venture Partners

J. Eric Wright was headed for Wall Street until he decided to take a year off in Africa. That short jaunt has stretched into nearly three decades on the continent — and led him to his life’s work.

Michael Rogers, Global Deputy Private Equity Leader, EY. Credit: privcap.com

Private Equity - The Outlook for Africa and Emerging Markets - Part I (Report): EY & Wharton

In this two-part interview, [email protected] takes a look at the state of play in private equity in Africa and at prospects for emerging markets more generally, based on a conversation with Michael Rogers, EY’s global deputy private equity leader, and Stephen M. Sammut, senior fellow and lecturer at Wharton.

Yale School of Management will host this year's Africa Business Practicum next month

Yale School of Management will host this year's Africa Business Practicum next month (Photos)

The Africa Business Practicum (ABP) is the 2nd annual Africa-focused symposium hosted by the Yale School of Management’s Africa Business and Society Club. The event will be held in New Haven, Connecticut on Saturday November 7th, 2015.

Oke Okaro, Bloomberg's Global Head and GM of Mobile & Connected Devices

Cellphones - Shaping Africa: Oke Okaro, Bloomberg's Global Head and GM of Mobile & Connected Devices (Video)

Oke Okaro, Bloomberg’s Global Head and General Manager of Mobile and Connected Devices, speaks on what mobile expansion means for Africa.