Alex-Handrah Aimé South Africa
Haitian-American, Managing Director - Emerging Capital Partners (ECP)
Alex-Handrah Aimé, heads of the Johannesburg office of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP). She manages one of Africa’s largest private equity fund with over $2 billion dedicated to the continent. She oversees the fund’s seven offices across Africa and invests in 45 countries on the continent. Prior to joining ECP in 2008, Aimé was with Goldman Sachs where she focused on sub-Saharan Africa proprietary trading investment opportunities. While at Goldman, Ms Aimé executed a number of multi-billion dollar deals in the UK, Europe and emerging markets including Egypt, South Africa, Turkey, and the UAE. She graduated cum laude from Harvard College with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. She obtained a J.D. with distinction from Stanford Law School and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Ms. Aimé is admitted to practice law in New York State. She has served on the board of Java House (Kenya), Wananchi Group Holdings (East Africa), and Maarifa Education (East Africa).
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