Private equity fund ADP III secures US$26m from Finnfund to expand regionally across Africa

AFRICA – Finnfund, a Finnish development financier and impact investor, has announced a US$26 million commitment to African Development Partners III (ADP III), a pan-African private equity fund. ADP III aims to support established and growing consumer focused businesses to improve their processes and expand regionally across Africa. The fund provides companies with growth capital and know-how aiming to contribute to job creation, climate change mitigation, and gender balance. In addition, the fund will bring liquidity to developing markets, helping African businesses to recover from the economic and social consequences…

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ADP III secures US$26m from Finnfund to support consumer focused businesses

AFRICA – Finnfund, a Finnish development financier and impact investor, has announced a US$26 million commitment to African Development Partners III (ADP III), a pan-African private equity fund aiming to foster the growth and development of African consumer focused businesses across the continent. ADP III aims to support established and growing consumer focused businesses to improve their processes and expand regionally across Africa, while contributing to the value creation within its investees. The fund provides companies with growth capital and know-how aiming to contribute to job creation, climate change mitigation,…

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AXIAN invests in ADP III in its ambition of being key partner in Africa’s economic transformation

AFRICA – AXIAN, a diversified group with a presence in 5 high growth business sectors: real estate, energy, financial services and innovation, has committed an undisclosed amount to the African Development Partners III (ADP III) investment fund managed by Development Partners International (DPI). Through this participation, AXIAN intends materializing its ambition of being a key partner in Africa’s economic transformation. DPI’s presence via its investee companies, provides a unique perspective and access to deal activities occurring across the continent. “This investment platform will allow us leverage on relationships and open-up…

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