Finance Panel: 18.00 – 19.00
Souleymane Ba is a partner at Helios Investment Partners, one of the leading Africa-focused private equity firms with more than $3 billion USD in assets and investments across 30 countries in Africa. Notable investments include Equity Bank, FCMB, Crown Agents Bank and Investment Management, Interswitch, Fawry and Bayport. Prior to joining Helios, Souleymane worked at investment banking and private equity firms in the United States, including Morgan Stanley, The Carlyle Group and Warburg Pincus. He has a BA degree in Economics from Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Souleymane is a Senegalese national.