Our Mission

To provide much-needed growth capital to Ethiopian SMEs while delivering attractive risk-adjusted returns and strong developmental impacts.

Our Approach

Establish close financial and operational partnerships with portfolio companies so they can realize their maximum growth potential—while addressing the critical long-term financing needs of the Ethiopian economy

What Sets Us Apart

Local knowledge


Long-term and deep networks in Ethiopia, together with international experience in investment and fund management; with the credibility and reputation to manage investments, growth, and exits.

Uniquely qualified team


In-depth market, macroeconomic, policy, and operations knowledge among team members, as well as an intimate understanding of the private sector needs in the Ethiopian context.