François Améguidé

Head of Africa Office
SME Focus, Company Building

François is the head of our Africa Office in Johannesburg, South Africa and responsible for identifying and vetting new investments and implementing our strategy on-the-ground in Africa.

François Améguidé is a private equity and corporate finance veteran bringing more than 14 years’ investment experience and deal-making from many corners of the African continent to GreenTec Capital. Most recently he held the role of Principal Private Equity at Coast2Coast Capital in South Africa, where he was responsible for sourcing and developing investment opportunities across Africa.

François holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from the University of Cape Town and an MBA from the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS). Currently, he is a doctoral candidate in Business Administration at the Maastricht School of Management.

François is very passionate about youth mentoring and leadership as well as the economic development of Africa. He is fluent in French and English.