EAVCA Industry Awards 2019

31st October 2019 | East Africa


EAVCA Industry Awards 2019! 

The East Africa Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EAVCA) is delighted to host its annual EAVCA Private Equity & Venture Capital Industry Awards.
To celebrate another year of excellence, the awards will recognize the contribution of private equity & venture capital to the growth of the local industry.
Submit entries before the 31st of October, 2019.

9 Awards:

EAVCA is accepting nominations for East Africa Leadership, Woman Investor, Corporate Finance, Impact Legal and GP Deals categories (Large-Cap, Mid-Cap and Small-Cap), with a focus over the past 12 months.

 

 

 

 

East Africa Leadership Award
This is awarded to individuals who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to advancing the cause of private equity and/or venture capital whilst building the industry in East Africa. 

Woman Investor Award
Studies indicate that women account for just 18% of people working in private equity & a mere 9.4% hold senior positions. This award is dedicated to the outstanding women leading the charge in deal making in East Africa.

Exit Award
Private Equity exit activity in Africa remains resilient despite challenging exit environments. This award seeks to recognize successful exits in East Africa over the past 12 months.

Legal Advisor Award
This award will seek to recognize the overall achievement of legal advisors working on deals in East Africa over the past 12 months, reflecting their success in creating value for clients through outstanding execution, commercial awareness and ability to deliver creative solutions to problems.

Corporate Finance Advisor Award
This award will seek to recognize East Africa’s leading advisory services on deals completed over the past 12 months, acknowledging the firm’s efforts in creating value for clients through outstanding execution and the provision of genuine market and sector insight, as well as the overall evolution of team and strategy.

Impact Investment Firm Award
This award will seek to highlight and recognize an impact investment firm whose work promotes a greater understanding into the sector’s potential with particular focus on a deal that has created demonstrable social impact at scale over the past 12 months.

Large Cap Deal Award ( > $50M )
East Africa continues to impress the global private equity & venture capital industry with its expertise, tenacity and accomplishments of the deal community. This award seeks to recognize exemplary transactions involving a private firm as either the main investor, buyer or seller with a transaction size over 50 Million Dollars in any sector (over the past 12 months).

Mid Cap Deal Award ( $10M – $50M )
East Africa continues to impress the global private equity & venture capital industry with its expertise, tenacity and accomplishments of the deal community. This award seeks to recognize exemplary transactions involving a private firm as either the main investor, buyer or seller with a transaction size between 10 Million & 50 Million Dollars in any sector (over the past 12 months).

Small Cap Deal Award ( up to $10M )
East Africa continues to impress the global private equity & venture capital industry with its expertise, tenacity and accomplishments of the deal community. This award seeks to recognize exemplary transactions involving a private firm as either the main investor, buyer or seller with a transaction size up to 10 Million Dollars in any sector (over the past 12 months).

Nominate Now!
For further information about the EAVCA Industry Awards, kindly contact:
Esther Ndeti
East Africa Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EAVCA)

Email: esther@eavca.org

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