Qualifications: MBA (Stanford Graduate School of Business), Bachelor’s Degree in Economics (Pomona College)
Experience: Ronald was a founding member of Standard Chartered’s Africa Private Equity (SCPE Africa) division 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 USD800 million in businesses in the telecommunications, banking, oil & gas, agriculture, retail, manufacturing, energy and consumer goods sectors across the bank’s geographic footprint in Africa.
Prior to joining SCPE Africa in 2008, Ronald 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. Ronald holds an MBA degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Pomona College.