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The SuperReturn Africa GP Awards

Celebrating the people taking Africa's private equity industry to the next level

1 December 2020, Cape Town

SuperReturn Africa GP Awards: by the industry, for the industry

About the SuperReturn Africa GP Awards

The SuperReturn Africa GP Awards are an opportunity for the private equity community to come together over networking drinks, take stock of the year and celebrate the leaps forward we are making in the field of private equity.

When & Where?

The winners were announced during our awards networking drinks on the evening of the 1 December in a stunning venue at the Cape Town Waterfront.

Who come?

All SuperReturn Africa's registered attendees, speakers and sponsors are welcome to join us for the awards networking drinks. 

Award categories
  • Pan-African fund manager of the year
  • West African fund manager of the year
  • East African fund manager of the year
  • North African fund manager of the year
  • South African fund manager of the year
  • Emerging manager of the year
  • VC fund of the year
  • Best ESG fund of the year
View the winners
Selection process and timeline

The SuperReturn Africa GP Awards were brought to you in association with EBS Advisory, Preqin and SAVCA.

The shortlisted nominees were required to submit their 300-word pitch to be reviewed by the judges.

Judges cast their votes, and the winners were announced at the networking drinks reception on 1 December 2020.

Meet the 2019 judges

The SuperReturn Africa GP Awards was judged by a panel of highly experienced investment professionals.

The judging panel was comprised of commercial institutional investors, DFIs and fund of fund private equity managers, to ensure a diverse rage of independent expert views based on their unique professional experience.