Experience

Energy

Energy

Case Study: Power Generation. East Africa

Invested into a power generating company to quadruple installed capacity.

As the largest equity investor, an AFCap partner was seconded to restructure the under-performing expansion, successfully turning around the project to deliver power on within 12 months of breaking ground.

Exited after realising fivefold increase in EBITDA. Winner PE Africa’s Exit of the Year (2015)

Other Experience:

  • Renewables (mini hydro, off-grid solar, geothermal)
  • Large scale gas fired IPP’s.

Transportation & Logistics

Transportation

Case Study: Transportation. Southern Africa

Invested into a rail service company and acquired a fleet of new locomotives, creating Southern Africa’s largest privately owned locomotive leasing company.

Other Experience:

  • Bidding and forming consortia for major rail concessions
  • Port side bulk grain handling facilities
  • Aircraft financing and airport acquisition
  • Tank Farms

Telecommunications

Telecommunications

Case Study: Telecom. East Africa

Invested into an existing mobile operator which enabled the company to rollout its network and develop into the country’s most recognisable brand.

The investment catalysed the growth of the country’s telecommunication sector which enabled a strong exit.

Other Experience:

  • Invested over $30 million of equity into Broadband Service Providers in Tanzania and Uganda.
  • Multi National OEM Vendor Financings
  • Datacenters

Real Estate

Real Estate

Case Study: Commercial Real Estate. East Africa

Developed and acquired, in a sale and leaseback structure, prime corporate headquarter office building in one of Africa’s fastest growing cities.

Other Experience:

  • $30m retail mall acquisition in Southern Africa
  • Numerous yield generating commercial property transactions throughout East & West Africa (Core & Core Plus: Prime locations, Grade A building)

Other Sectors

Other Sectors

Other Sector Experience:

  • Financial institutions: Banks, Micro-Finance & Insurance companies
  • FMCG: Pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Water
  • Agri businesses