20-06-2018. Mediterrania Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused on growth investments for SMEs in North Africa and Sub-Saharan countries, is pleased to announce that it has won the “Special Recognition – PE House of the Year – Regional Investor” at the prestigious Private Equity Africa (PEA) Awards 2018.
This is the second consecutive year that Mediterrania Capital Partners has won the North Africa Regional Investor Award at the annual PEA Awards.
The final winners were chosen by an independent panel of leading industry professionals from Proparco, Morgan Stanley, FMO, Swedfund, Hamilton Lane, Mbuyu Capital Partners, HarbourVest, IFC and Cebile Capital as well as other top industry names.
Albert Alsina, Founder and CEO of Mediterrania Capital Partners said: “In 2017, working closely alongside our partner companies and shareholders, we successfully achieved our objectives in terms of fund raising and closing, and portfolio company deals and financial and ESG performance. We also opened new offices in Cairo and Abidjan to widen our expansion into Sub-Saharan Africa. Ever since we began operations, we have adopted and maintained strong ethical and business policies and specific governance processes that are applied to our partner companies as well as to our own day-to-day business operations. The team of Mediterrania Capital Partners is highly honoured to have again been chosen to receive the Special Recognition as PE House of the Year – Regional Investor.”
Gail Mwamba, the Awards Chair and Editor of Private Equity Africa, said: “Well done to all the Winners of the 2018 Private Equity Africa Awards! The quality of all the entries we saw this year shows that Africa continues to offer immense opportunities for private equity and demonstrates the resilience of the industry. Congratulations to Mediterrania Capital Partners, and we look forward to gathering again next year.”
About Mediterrania Capital Partners
Mediterrania Capital Partners (www.mcapitalp.com) is a private equity firm focusing on African and mainly North African growth investments in SMEs and mid-cap companies.
Headquartered in Malta and with offices in Abidjan, Algiers, Barcelona, Cairo and Casablanca, Mediterrania Capital Partners takes an intensely proactive, hands-on approach to implementing its growth strategy by leading the governance of the companies and driving the key internal value creation process.
Mediterrania Capital Partners is a regulated financial investment manager licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) and the Financial Services Commission (FSC) in Mauritius.
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Mediterrania Capital Partners
Montserrat Petit, Communications Manager
+356 9914 7237
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