Genevieve Sangudi

Managing Director, The Carlyle Group
Genevieve Sangudi is a Managing Director advising on buyout and growth opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Ms. Sangudi is based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Sangudi was a Partner and Managing Director with Emerging Capital Partners where she established and managed the firm’s Nigeria operations and played a lead role in deal sourcing, execution and value creation, particularly for companies in the financial services, oil & gas and petrochemicals sectors. Ms. Sangudi also has significant experience in the fast moving consumer goods sector, having started her career at Procter & Gamble where she worked on market strategies for numerous global brands. Ms. Sangudi received an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, a Masters in international affairs from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs and a B.A. from Macalester College.