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Our Firm

About Us

SPE Capital is a private equity firm focusing on Africa

History

SPE Capital is a boutique private equity firm formed in 2016 from a spinout from Swicorp, a leading regional investment banking firm

The SPE Capital team has invested over USD 500m since 2005, across Africa and the Middle East

SPE Capital is led by an experienced investment team, with a combined experience of more than 50 years investing in growth companies.

Our Strengths

Thoroughly tested governance and investment process

Key statistics

10+

Countries

covering over 30 markets

$500m+

Funds deployed

in predominantly growth equity

20+

Investments

across the MEA region

10+

Team members

with 50 years of combined investment experience

4

Locations

in Tunis, Cairo, Casablanca
and Abidjan

20+

Investors

including leading DFIs, family offices and HNWI

Our values

World class professional excellence and commitment
to the highest ethical standards

Professional Excellence

SPE Capital strives to provide the highest levels of quality in everything it does in order to deliver exceptional service. We strive to attract, develop and retain the best people from many diverse backgrounds and cultures.

Commitment

SPE Capital focuses on building lasting relationships based on trust and mutual respect. We foster a culture in which the interests of clients and investors are placed ahead of those of the company and employees are encouraged to always go ‘the extra mile’ to help realize their goals.

Integrity

SPE Capital has an unyielding commitment to the highest standards of ethical behavior, corporate governance and compliance with all laws and regulations wherever the firm conducts business.

Entrepreneurship

SPE Capital has an engrained performance-driven culture which encourages leadership, creativity and accountability, with each individual expected to share an owner’s mentality and take personal responsibility for delivering value for clients and investors.

Teamwork & Collaboration

SPE Capital seeks to foster a strong culture of teamwork and collaboration with a ‘One Firm’ approach in order to leverage its expertise, resources and network of relationships and ensure that its full range of skills, insights and experience may be used for the benefit of clients and investors.

Our Team

SPE Capital management team has been together for over a decade,
investing in growth companies, with an objective to achieve superior
investment returns for investors

Andre Wagner

Andre Wagner

Managing Partner

Dora Meoto

Dora Meoto

Senior Analyst

Edouard Pontet

Edouard Pontet

Managing Partner and General Counsel

Fabrice Essono

Fabrice Essono

Vice-President

Hatem Ben Chaabane

Hatem Ben Chaabane

Analyst

Hela Hariz

Hela Hariz

Partner

Maroua Safadi

Maroua Safadi

Associate

Mehdi Charfi

Mehdi Charfi

Managing Partner

Mona Cherif

Mona Cherif

Senior legal Counsel

Nabil Triki

Nabil Triki

Managing Partner

Romain Chevrillon

Romain Chevrillon

Associate

Salma Fakhfakh

Salma Fakhfakh

Associate

Sonia Ben salem

Sonia Ben salem

Investment Relationship Officer

Tarek Lababidi

Tarek Lababidi

Vice-President

Zouheir DRIRA

Zouheir DRIRA

ESMS Officer

Our investments