Managing Partner & CEO
Brice is an experienced executive, investor, and a JD/MBA Candidate at The Wharton School of business and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Brice became COO of a private firm at age 23, making partner just 1.5 years later after scaling the company to record high profits. He went on to become a high-return real-estate investor by age 25. With elite analytical and strategic skills, Brice has successfully launched and funded startups in several countries, building an extensive network of prominent connections. Brice Messavussu is the founder and chief executive of BM Prime Capital, his success is powered by a superior work ethic and sustained with relentless ambition to improve the world.
Godwin is a valuable member of the firm's Capital Unit and interim Principal of the product development team in West Africa. Godwin is an elite scholar from the University of Lomé, with extensive experience in chemistry and startup operations. He joined the team as an analyst managing consumer products and coordinating exports to the United States. As an associate, Godwin's role expanded to include sourcing venture capital deals, managing external partnerships, as well as supervising the firm's construction projects.
Majdouline is an aspiring financier and Business Administration scholar at Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business. Majdouline joined the firm as an Executive Assistant before transitioning to an Analyst role in the Venture Capital division. As an emerging leader with a strong affinity toward helping others and making an impact in the finance world, Majdouline brings strong business fundamentals and quantitative analytical skills to the team.
MBA Vice President
Ugo is a dual-degree MBA/MA candidate at the Wharton school and Lauder institute. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and led a team that built an electronic medical record system for a clinic in the Dominican Republic. Ugo is a rising leader focused on innovation in emerging markets. He has programming experience at Eli Lilly, having supported cloud platforms while managing SaaS partnerships. Ugo was promoted to lead the company’s Enterprise Automation team. At BM Prime Capital, Ugo supports with portfolio company development, deal sourcing, fundraising support, and conducting due diligence.
Bethany is a scholar at Binghamton University’s School of Management studying Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Business Analytics. She is a member of the institution’s prestigious PwC Scholars program and has experience as an analyst for the university’s Investment Fund. As an aspiring businesswoman, Bethany is honing her communication and empathy skills as an Executive Assistant.
Venture Deals & Programs Scout
Axelle is a market research professional and editor with 16 years of experience. Her work is focused on large or small private firms and startups in Francophone Africa. Axelle specializes in product, channel innovation, and market analysis. As a Venture Scout, Axelle leverages her extensive network to source premium early-stage startups and founders in French speaking African countries. Axelle holds a Master's degree in Economics and a Certificate in Public Management Studies for Officers from Caen University in France.
Justina is a highly skilled creative with experience in marketing, design, and programming. She has credentials in UX/UI design from CoderHouse, Systems Analysis from the Escuela Da Vinci, as well as a degree in Industrial Design from the Universidad de Buenos Aires. At BM Prime Capital, Justina spearheads the design innovation process of portfolio companies, products, and services. Justina’s holistic and interdisciplinary approach to functionality, elegant aesthetics, and captivating user experience makes her an asset to the firm.
Portfolio Brands Coordinator
Miyako is an Economics scholar at New York University. She has experience working in different industries and brings a unique global perspective to the team. Miyako is an aspiring economist and emerging leader who is passionate about the intersection of business, ethics, and equity. She is honing her skills to generate positive results in the environment. At BM Prime Capital, Miyako leverages her cross-cultural background, emotional intelligence, and financial training to develop the core business functions of companies in the firm’s venture studio.
Dorgelès is completing his degree in Management at the prestigious Lomé Business School with a specialization in finance. He is passionate about mathematics, data analytics, and personal growth through collaboration and teamwork. Dorgelès is highly motivated to leverage his skills in financial analysis, people, and project management. At BM Prime Capital, Dorgelès is applying his knowledge to practice and develop investment skills in venture capital.
Daisy is an international scholar at New York University majoring in Economics and Mathematics. She joined the NYU Financial Affairs Committee helping the school outline economic initiatives, while bolstering her professional skills in industrial research and financial analysis through engagement in the club. As an intern at BM Prime Capital, Daisy is gaining exposure to the inner-workings of Venture Capital and Venture Studio operations while leveraging her strong academic and execution abilities to assist the firm.