Polo Leteka South Africa
Co-Founder and CEO - IDF Managers
Polo Leteka is the co-founder of Identity Partners and the chief executive at IDF Managers, the first female-owned and led private equity firm in South Africa. She and her co-founder started the fund in the middle of a global financial crisis in 2008. Her fund invests in exclusively in women entrepreneurs and has succeeded where many others have failed. She served as Chief Director for BEE at the Department of Trade and Industry. She serves as a Director of South African Venture Capital Association.
50 | women In Private Equit y Awards fall 2015 | www.wipeawards.com