Benefits for the investor:
We allow you to enter earlier in the deal at lower expenses and investment rates.
Benefits for the investee:
We provide guidance, expertise and support to develop your business faster, generate more impact and attract finance for expansion.
Extensive, long-time experience working with African entrepreneurs, local capacity, financial skills in venture capital and international project financing and control
Access to a vast, high-quality pipeline - inaccessible to others for the most part- as well as an existing portfolio of promising projects and companies.
A network of private foundations, high net worth individuals, family offices, development agencies, banks and private equity funds, which enables us to blend funding sources to create a unique financial package that bridges between aid and commercial funding and allows private equity to co-invest.
Create a strong foundation for greater economic development by enabling early stage investments
Manage and mature early stage investments into ‘investible’ propositions for second stage investors and value chain partners
Focus on companies that work in basic consumer markets, substitute imports, are highly scalable, unlock local economic development and have the potential to be embedded in a larger value chain
Apply multi-source finance to overcome the ‘SMEs finance gap’
We focus on companies that work in basic consumer markets, substitute imports, are highly scalable, unlock local economic development and have the potential to be embedded in a larger value chain.