Yaw is a finance professional and investor with 20 years of experience in the US, Europe, and Africa. He has spent the last 10 years focused on private debt and equity investments in Africa. Yaw is a Co-Founder and Partner of Aleph Commodities, an investment and trading business focused on energy opportunities in the EMEA region. Previously, Yaw was an Associate Partner at Vantage Capital in South Africa focused on mezzanine investments in West and Southern Africa. Prior to that, he worked in the energy investment banking group of Credit Suisse in New York, and the corporate finance group at American Express Company. Yaw holds a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the University of Michigan.