Yemi Lalude is a Partner at TPG and leads investment activities for the firm in Africa. In addition to his Africa-specific role, he is a leader on emerging market investment activities in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector for the Rise Fund.
Prior to joining TPG, Mr. Lalude was the founder and Managing Partner of Adlevo Capital, a venture capital firm focused on technology investments in Africa. Previously, he was a Principal at GGV Capital, a leading Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm focused on investments in the US and China.
He holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Lagos, a Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.