Work with us

Jacana’s mission is to build and sustain the best private equity team in Africa with a proven track record of backing entrepreneurs, growing successful companies and delivering superior returns to investors.

Our people are the lifeblood of our organisation and we are always looking for talented people to join our growing team.

We are always looking for experienced Investment Managers and Senior Investment Managers to join our team.

If you are a private equity professional from Europe or Africa and you share our vision of a globally-competitive Africa driven by entrepreneurs who can access value-added private equity investment to create successful businesses, better jobs and sustainable economic growth, then please do get in touch by emailing Applicants will be contacted upon successful shortlisting for a position.

We also run a rolling internship programme in both our Accra and Nairobi offices, and are always looking for candidates who would like to work as part of a small team on private equity deals.  The internships are unpaid but we cover accommodation and travel expenses.  This is an excellent opportunity to gain private equity investment experience in the SME sector in Africa.  Click here for more details.