By Jaco Maritz

“We absolutely do not think there should be any compromise whatsoever between delivering impact and commercial returns.”

So said Yemi Lalude, who leads the African investment activities for global private equity firm TPG’s The Rise Fund. He was speaking at the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association’s (SAVCA) annual conference in Stellenbosch, South Africa, this week.

He explained The Rise Fund invests in compa...