Actis appoints Susan Wilkins as Chief Financial Officer09/04/19

Actis, a leading global growth markets investor, announces the appointment of Susan Wilkins as Chief Financial Officer. Susan will be based in London and report to Torbjorn Caesar, Senior Partner of Actis. Susan will join the Actis Executive Committee.

Susan was the Chief Financial Officer & Head of Legal at Globeleq, a power industry leader in growth markets, founded by Actis in 2002 and Chaired by Torbjorn Caesar. Susan was an integral part of the successful Globeleq journey and the subsequent exit process.  Susan joins Actis from Lekela Power, a pan-African renewable energy platform, established by Actis and Mainstream in 2015.

Torbjorn Caesar, Senior Partner at Actis, said: “Susan brings an extensive background in complex, multi-national growth market businesses; impressive finance expertise and a deep understanding of Actis and its markets. We are thrilled to welcome her at a time of significant growth for Actis.”

Commenting on her appointment, Susan Wilkins said: "Having worked closely with Actis since its inception, I was drawn by the quality of the team and its commitment to values. I look forward to joining the team.”