AfricInvest Picks up Outsourcing Call
AfricInvest has announced that its Maghreb Private Equity Fund III has invested in Outsourcia Group (“Outsourcia”), a Moroccan leading contact center
A successful incubator project launched by ESPRIT
A recent article published by the French daily newspaper, “Le Monde,” features a successful incubator project launched by ESPRIT, an AfricInvest
AfricInvest investment in Silafrica Plastics and Packaging International
AfricInvest Fund III announces an investment in Silafrica, the leading East African plastics and packaging group with operations in Tanzania, Kenya,
AfricInvest and Microcred acquisition of MicroKing Zimbabwe
The AfricInvest Financial Sector Fund (AFS), together with the MicroCred Group, has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of MicroKing Finance
CAP inaugurated its new Training Center
La Compagnie Africaine des Peintures (CAP) opened a new Training Center in Tunis. CAP is specialized in the manufacturing and distribution
Ahmed Abdelkefi, Aziz Mebarek, Karim Trad and Ziad Oueslati founded Tuninvest in 1994. The Firm initially managed evergreen investment vehicles focused primarily on Tunisia. The first private equity fund was closed in 1994 and focused on Tunisia (Tuninvest Sicar).
• Starting from 2000, the firm broadened its focus to include the North African region, raising Maghreb Private Equity Fund I, the first private equity fund focused on Northern Africa.
• The firm co-founded the African Venture Capital Association (AVCA) in partnership with FMO
• In 2004, AfricInvest leveraged this successful investment experience to expand into Sub-Saharan Africa and raised €34 million for Africinvest Fund I.
Closed dedicated fund focused on the financial services sector (AfricInvest Financial Sector Fund)
As the Firm continued to grow, AfricInvest opened local offices and recruited in-house, fully dedicated team members based in Nigeria, Kenya and Cote d’Ivoire, and closed Africinvest Fund II in 2008 with €143 million in capital commitments.
Closed second Sub-Saharan African private equity fund (AfricInvest Fund II) with a size of €142 million.
Held first close on third private equity fund focused on Northern Africa (Maghreb Private Equity Fund III) with a capital of €120 million.
Raised PMEC, a single country fund targeting Morocco with a capital of MAD 435 million.
Held final close of the 3rd generation of PE funds focused on Northern Africa (Maghreb Private Equity Fund III) with a capital of EUR 120mln
Raised Tuninvest Croissance, a fund dedicated to Tunisia with a capital of TND 25.8mln
First closing of AfricInvest Fund III with total commitments of EUR 154 million
Opening of a new office in Paris
In the media
Ann Wyman (AfricInvest) interview in the EMPEA special report
North-Sub Saharan African Links Strengthen with the Help of Private Equity
Africinvest will participate to the « CLUSTER FINANCE » AfricaFrance-Paris EUROPLACE
Africinvest will participate to the « CLUSTER FINANCE » AfricaFrance-Paris EUROPLACE, a new organization put in place to promote and develop
Private Sector & Development (PS&D) by Proparco
Private Sector & Development (PS&D) is a unique quarterly publication published by Proparco that provides analysis and insights into the mechanisms
Partenariat Enda inter-arabe / Vitalait
Enda inter-arabe et la Centrale Laitière 'Vitalait' de Mahdia viennent de signer une convention visant à soutenir et encourager le développement