2018 DealMakers AFRICA Gala Awards

Nairobi - 26 February 2019

DealMakers AFRICA hosted the first standalone AFRICA awards in Nairobi, Kenya. Our congratulations go out to the winners and our sincere thanks to those that attended the event. 

DealMakers AFRICA's Marylou Greig spoke to some of the guests after the event

East Africa Region

Deal of the Year: Rubis Energie acquisition of KenolKobil

Advisers to the deal:  

Stanbic Bank Kenya, SBG Securities, Standard Investment Bank, Bowmans, BLM Advocats, Kaplan & Stratton and Daly & Inamdar

Private Equity Deal of the Year : The Rise Fund-led investment in Cellulant

Advisers to the deal :  

Magister Advisors, Iseme Kamau & Maema, Anjarwalla & Khanna, DLA Piper (London) and Orrick

Financial Advisers by Deal Value

1st                   Standard Bank Group

2nd                 Standard Investment Bank

3rd                  Exotix Capital

2018 League Tables - Mergers & Acquisitions

Standard Bank Group

Standard Investment Bank

Financial Advisers by Deal Flow

1st                   Standard Bank Group

2nd (tie)         StratLink and I&M Burbidge Capital

Standard Bank Group

StratLink

I&M Burbidge Capital

Legal Advisers by Deal Value

1st                  Bowmans

2nd                 BLM Avocats

3rd                  MMAKS Advocates

Bowmans

Legal Advisers by Deal Flow

1st                  Bowmans

2nd                 Anjarwalla & Khanna

3rd                  Kaplan & Stratton

Bowmans

Anjarwalla & Khanna

Kaplan & Stratton

2018 League Table - General Corporate Finance

Financial Advisers by Transaction Value

1st                   Renaissance Capital

2nd                 Horizon Africa Capital

3rd                  Verdant Capital

Renaissance Capital

Horizon Africa Capital

Legal Advisers by Transaction Value

1st                   Bowmans

2nd                 Trust Law Chambers

3rd                  MMC Africa Law

Bowmans

MMC Africa Law

Financial Advisers by Transaction Flow

1st                   Renaissance Capital

2nd (tie)         Horizon Africa Capital and Verdant Capital

Renaissance Capital

Horizon Africa Capital

Legal Advisers by Transaction Flow

1st                   Bowmans

2nd (tie)         Trust Law Chambers

                        MMC Africa Law

Bowmans

MMC Africa Law

West Africa Region

Deal of the Year: Merger of Cement Company of northern Nigeria and Kalambaina Cement Company

Advisers to the deal:  

Stanbic IBTC Capital, Union Capital markets, G. Elias & Co and Jackson Etti & Edu

2018 League Tables - Mergers & Acquisitions

Financial Advisers by Deal Value

1st                   Standard Bank Group

2nd                 Union Capital Markets

3rd (tie)           Citi Global Markets, Chapel Hill Denham                          Advisory and Exotix Capital

Standard Bank Group

Legal Advisers by Deal Value

1st (tie)           ACAS-Law and Linklaters

3rd                  G. Elias & Co

G. Elias & Co

Financial Advisers by Deal Flow

1st                  Standard Bank Group

2nd (tie)         Palewater Advisory, Strand Hanson and                             SP Angel Corporate Finance

Standard Bank Group

Legal Advisers by Deal Flow

1st                   G.Elias & Co

2nd                 Banwo & Ighodalo

3rd (tie)           Linklaters, Templars and Olaniwun Ajayi

G. Elias & Co

2018 League Tables - General Corporate Finance

Financial Advisers by Transaction Value

1st                   IC Securities

2nd                 FBN Quest Merchant Bank

3rd                  Vetiva Capital Management

Financial Advisers by Transaction Flow

1st                   IC Securities

2nd (tie)         FBN Quest Merchant Bank and Vetiva                               Capital Management

Legal Advisers by Transaction Value

1st                   Bentsi-Enchill Letsa & Ankomah

2nd(tie)          Banwo & Ighodalo and Templars

Legal Advisers by Transaction Flow

1st                   Bentsi-Enchill Letsa & Ankomah

2nd                 Zoe Lexfields

3rd (tie)           Banwo & Ighodalo and Templars

A big thank you to our sponsors on the night

A special thank you to all our guests 

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