Qualifications: MBA (Stanford Graduate School of Business), Bachelor of Arts, Economics (Pomona College USA)
Experience: Ronald is a founding member of Standard Chartered Africa Private Equity (SCPE) Africa division established in 2008. SCPE Africa provides equity funding for expansions, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and management buyouts and considers equity investments from USD30 million to USD150 million in a single transaction. SCPE Africa has invested over USD1 billion in businesses in the telecommunications, banking, oil and gas, agriculture, retail, manufacturing, energy and consumer goods sectors across the bank’s geographic footprint in Africa. Prior to joining SCPE Africa in 2008, he spent 6 years at Goldman Sachs in the U.S. before relocating to Africa from his role as a Senior Associate within the U.S. investment giant’s investment banking division. He is the Chairperson of the Risk Committee and sits on the Executive, Nominations and Audit Committees.