Pivotal to our business and team is our unwavering passion for the continent, sustainable development, private equity and a shared commitment to deliver best deals and great returns.
With prior experience in private equity, investment funds, financial institutions and global firms we have built a solid reputation and well-established track record. Phatisa is a broad church with an entrepreneurial spirit, setting high standards for the firm and ourselves.
Corporate Communications and Investor Relation Summer Graduate Internship, 2016
“I was recently really privileged to be Phatisa’s first intern and have the opportunity to develop the unique ‘Summer Graduate Internship Programme’ for the Corporate Communications and Investor relations department. I felt at home from the first day among Phatisa’s very friendly yet professional staff, who made my experience at Phatisa both exciting and challenging. The Corporate Communications and Investor Relations team is highly productive and innovative, pleasant to work with and committed to providing guidance in every way possible. The various skills that I have gained through this experience have certainly given me an advantage over other graduates. This internship has improved my way of interpreting ideas, tackling challenges and the methods I apply to everyday work. With my internship now complete, I would like to thank the Corporate Communications and Investor Relations team for all the knowledge they have shared, and the skills and techniques they taught me, which I can now use to improve my contribution to the working world.”
Elusha Cronje, BCom Marketing Graduate, Johannesburg, South Africa
Deal Team and Portfolio Management Internship, 2017
“I was privileged to participate in Phatisa’s internship programme in both Johannesburg and Nairobi, working alongside multicultural teams with a great deal of experience throughout Africa. Thanks to this programme, I gained valuable experience in deal team and portfolio management in the African PE sector. I strongly support this method of developing the talents and potential of Africa’s youth.”
Michael Thiam, MA Audit and Control Student – Paris Dauphine University, Paris, France
Kenya – ESG Analyst
The Phatisa ESG Analyst for the Nairobi, Kenyan-based property team will: coordinate and assist in all ESG issues within the
PAHF investment portfolio; report to the Phatisa ESG Manager and Senior Partner responsible for properties in Kenya; and
directly manage the local occupational health and safety contractors.
The Portfolio Analyst will provide support to the Portfolio Financial Manager and Portfolio Partners, working closely
with the food fund Portfolio Companies (PCs), at senior management and board level, to drive a monthly monitoring
process and to follow up on agreed strategic initiatives and actions within PCs. The individual will also prepare
monthly and quarterly reports based on the financial and operational performance of the portfolio.
Even if there is currently no vacancy, please do not hesitate to contact us. Send your application explaining your
specific area of interest together with your CV and supporting documents to Human Resources enquiries.