Key success factors

  • Concentration on the highly profitable banking markets as well as proprietary investments in Africa’s business and capital markets
  • Active management approach and know-how transfer delivering operative value-add to its portfolio companies
  • Strong team with a proven track record: mix of investment specialists, Africa experts and experienced CEOs
  • Majority stakes or minority stakes with managerial impact to actively implement and steer any necessary change  
  • Know-how and a large network that facilitates access to markets, deal sourcing and matching of business partners from Europe, Africa and the US
  • Fusion of local knowledge and international capital and expertise
  • German Corporate Governance, European Stock Market regulation including liquidity provider


Topics: Africa business and capital markets, Africa experts, Africa network, MIGA, World Bank