Alterra Capital Partners, the Africa-focused private equity firm that spun out of Carlyle in 2020, is being joined by Bryce Fort and Paul Maasdorp, partners at Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), to launch a new African investment vehicle.

The Alterra leadership team will be: Bryce Fort, Eric Kump, Paul Maasdorp, Genevieve Sangudi and Bruce Steen.

Over the last ten years, the combined team has invested about $2 billion across a variety of sectors in Africa including telecoms, techn...