Kevin Boakye is a Vice President in the Sub-Saharan Africa fund. He is based in Johannesburg.
Mr. Boakye previously worked for three years as an Associate in Carlyle’s Corporate Mezzanine Fund based in New York. He was responsible for structuring, evaluating and executing private debt and equity investments across various industries including business services, industrial, healthcare, consumer and retail. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Boakye worked as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Global Leveraged Finance Group at Lehman Brothers.
Mr. Boakye received an MBA from Harvard Business School. He holds an AB degree from Dartmouth College.