WE PROVIDE LONG-TERM, FLEXIBLE RISK CAPITAL,
WHICH IS STRUCTURED TO HELP EARLY-STAGE BUSINESSES
REACH PROFITABILITY AND SCALE.
We offer long-term debt (typically 5 – 10 years) and equity, with investments ranging in size from US$250,000 to US$10 million.
We can provide grants to help establish sustainable smallholder farmer outgrower schemes through our Smallholder Development Unit.
Our sister facility, the Lending for African Farming Company (LAFCo), offers seasonal credit of up to $4 million in USD or local currency.
We build long-term partnerships with our investees. In addition to risk capital we provide ongoing support to management teams in areas such as governance and financial management, as well as expert input on agronomy through our commercial agriculture team.