Rekamniar Frontier Ventures
Angella Rainford is the Managing Director of Rekamniar Frontier Ventures (Rekamniar) which develops businesses in emerging markets. She is also the Founder and a Director of the Eight Rivers Energy Company (EREC) which has recently been awarded 33MW solar PV in Jamaica. EREC is a joint venture between Rekamniar and the French IPP, Neoen International. Prior to founding Rekamniar, Angella worked at Goldman Sachs in the Merchant Banking Division (Principal Investment Area) in London and New York. While at Goldman, she worked on corporate and infrastructure private equity transactions. She began her career at McKinsey & Company in New York, advising Fortune 100 clients on business strategy.
She currently acts as an advisor on power and energy investment in Africa to Helios Investment Partners, a $3.0bn private equity fund. She also serves on the Board of Directors for GK Capital Management, the financial advisory and investment arm of the Grace Kennedy Group and JN Money Services, a subsidiary of the Jamaica National Building Society.
Angella holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge. She also graduated with a BA (magna cum laude) in Government from Harvard College.