Bryce Fort

Bryce Fort is a Managing Director and founding partner of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP); he is also head of ECP's Nairobi office. He is responsible for identifying, analysing, and recommending investments, performing due diligence and leading transaction teams. Mr. Fort is also deeply involved with operations and strategies related to the ECP management company. Prior to joining the ECP team in 2002, Mr. Fort worked for Deutsche Bank AG's European Healthcare Corporate Finance Group. Mr. Fort received a bachelor's degree cum laude in Computer Engineering with a minor in Economics from Lehigh University.

 

Paul Maasdorp

Paul Maasdorp is a Managing Director in Emerging Capital Partners' (ECP) Nairobi office. Mr. Maasdorp is actively involved in deal sourcing, investment appraisal, execution and monitoring. Prior to joining the ECP team in 2010, Mr. Maasdorp worked with Berkshire Partners LLC, a Boston-based private equity firm with aggregate capital commitments of over $11 billion. Mr. Maasdorp began his career with Bain & Company working in their private equity and general consulting practices. Mr. Maasdorp graduated cum laude from Harvard College with a bachelor's degree in Economics. He also holds an MBA with honors from Harvard Business School.

 

Hurley Doddy

Hurley Doddy is a Managing Director, founding partner and Co-CEO of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP). Mr. Doddy is responsible for providing overall leadership and strategy for the firm, including management of the investment staff. Prior to joining the ECP team in 2000, Mr. Doddy was an Executive Director at Sumitomo Finance International in London. Mr. Doddy's career in finance began at Salomon Brothers in 1984, lasting over 14 years with assignments in New York, Tokyo and Sao Paulo. Mr. Doddy received a bachelor's degree in Economics with honors from Princeton University and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute.

 

Carolyn Campbell

Carolyn Campbell is a Managing Director and founding partner of Emerging Capital Partners (ECP). Ms. Campbell is a member of ECP's executive and investment committees. Prior to joining the ECP team in 2000, Ms. Campbell was a Senior Associate at White & Case LLP in the firm's Warsaw, London, and Washington, D.C. offices. She was also an Associate Professor at George Washington University National Law Center lecturing on international negotiations. Ms. Campbell is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in Economics and French and a master's in Economics. She received a JD from the University of Virginia and a PhD from Oxford University in Politics.

 

Dominic Leong

Dominic Leong is an investment Professional and a Senior Associate for Emerging Capital Partners (ECP), working out of its Johannesburg office. Mr. Leong is actively involved in identifying, analyzing and recommending investments as well as investment appraisals, execution and portfolio monitoring. Prior to joining the ECP team in 2017, he was an Associate Director at Ventura Capital in Dubai. Mr. Leong began his career with Delta Partners Corporate Finance, working out of its Johannesburg and Dubai offices. He graduated with honors from the University of Cape Town with a bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science specializing in Quantitative Finance and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute.