Private Equity Africa Honours O’Melveny as African Fund Advisor for its Work on Helios Fund III

June 10, 2016

LONDON--JUNE 10, 2016--O’Melveny was honoured by Private Equity Africa as the winner of an African Fund Advisor award at its GP & Advisor Awards on June 9, 2016. The prestigious award related to O’Melveny’s work on Helios Fund III, which is the largest pan African fund raised to date.

O’Melveny was selected from a tough class of competitors by a panel of independent judges, based on recommendations from the London Business School Private Equity Institute and the PEA Awards Advisory Panel. O’Melveny also was shortlisted for African Fund Formation team of the year.

“We have been working with African fund managers for many years and are thrilled that such a prestigious organization is recognizing O’Melveny’s work in an area taking ever more prominence on the global investment stage,” said John Daghlian, head of the firm’s Investment Funds Practice.

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Julie Fei