Bain in the news

  • Bain unveils latest Global Private Equity Report

    June 08, 2017 | Private Equity | CNBC Africa | Media mention

    Andrei Vorobyov, head of Bain & Company’s Private Equity and M&A practices in Africa, talks to CNBC Africa about Bain’s latest Global PE report.

  • The founder-led company dilemma

    May 04, 2017 | Financial Mail | Media mention

    Founder-led companies are often more successful than those run by professional managers, who might not have the same pizzazz and passion, but may be better placed to lead in the next phase of growth.

  • Focus on Bain & Company

    April 26, 2017 | Private Equity | Classic Business | Media mention

    Bain & Company’s Andrei Vorobyov, head of Bain & Company’s PE practice in Africa, and Andrew Tymms, leader of Bain’s PE practice in London, discuss Bain’s Global Private Equity Report 2017.

  • Private equity seeks the sweet spot in Africa

    April 24, 2017 | Private Equity | Business Day | Media mention

    Private-equity firms in Africa need to ramp up value-creation efforts if they are to keep delivering attractive returns amid a challenging macro environment, says Andrei Vorobyov, head of Bain & Company's PE and M&A practices in Africa.

  • CNBC Africa panel discussion: Future of PE in Africa

    April 20, 2017 | Private Equity | CNBC | Media mention

    Andrei Vorobyov featured in CNBC Africa panel discussion on ‘Future of PE in Africa.'

  • Where Bain & Co sees the opportunities in Africa

    February 01, 2017 | Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity | CNBC | Media mention

    African private equity has emerged as an attractive asset class, underpinned by favourable fundamental trends. However, stronger competition for deals, recent macroeconomic headwinds and operational challenges in Africa are requiring private equity funds to put greater emphasis on value creation to

  • Africa's private equity prospects look good long-term

    May 31, 2016 | Private Equity | Moneyweb | Media mention

    Once the darling of private equity investors, Africa no longer garners the same interest it did just a few years ago, but there remain a number of fundamental forces driving the growth of this asset class on the continent, according to Andrei Vorobyov, who leads Bain & Company's Private Equity

  • Private equity outlook for 2016

    May 20, 2016 | Private Equity | Business Day TV | Media mention

    Andrei Vorobyov and Andrew Tymms, leaders of Bain & Company's Africa and London Private Equity practices respectively, discuss the private equity outlook for 2016 and tell Stephen Gunnion of Business Day TV why a strong strategy for fundraising will be more important than ever this year as

  • Barclays Africa may end up in private hands

    April 26, 2016 | Digital, Private Equity | Moneyweb | Media mention

    According to Andrei Vorobyov, head of Bain & Company's Private Equity and M&A practices in Africa, the reported Barclays Africa transaction may just be the transaction that a sizeable PE firm, such as Carlyle, has been looking for.

  • Bain gives its 2016 tech, media and telecoms sector outlook

    February 19, 2016 | Digital, Telecommunications | CNBC Africa | Media mention

    Laurent-Pierre Baculard, Bain & Company's EMEA Digital practice leader, and Frédéric Debruyne, Bain's EMEA Telecommunications and Media practice leader, sit down with CNBC Africa anchor Gugu Cele to discuss the firm's outlook on TMT in Africa.