Manish brings more than 10 years of investment experience to the Duet Africa Private Equity team, with experience in multiple emerging markets in Africa, Middle East, India, China and South America. In his most recent role he was part of the Global M&A group at Diageo Plc and completed multiple transactions in the alcoholic beverages sector across Africa. Prior to Diageo, he was part of the investment team of Global Capital Management, a US$3bn Middle East based private equity group, and completed multiple transactions in the financial services sector in the region. Before that Manish worked in China and India for many years and advised on several M&A transactions in industrials, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and auto-components industry. In addition to extensive emerging markets deal experience, Manish has a well-rounded transaction expertise from advisory, industry as well as private equity perspective.