Developing sustainable agriculture in Africa

AgDevCo is a specialist investor in African agribusiness. We invest to grow sustainable and impactful agribusinesses. AgDevCo provides more than just capital; we are long-term partners for growth and impact.

Our vision

Our vision is a thriving commercial African agriculture sector that benefits both people and planet.

Current Portfolio

Funds under management
Countries currently invested in
1,087,000 +
Smallholder farmers linked to markets to date
Jobs created / maintained to date


AgDevCo 2022 Report

In 2022, AgDevCo’s portfolio worked with more suppliers and employed more people than ever before. 

The King’s Birthday Honours List: Keith Palmer

AgDevCo’s founder and retired (2023) chairman Keith Palmer was knighted for exceptional contributions to international development in the King’s birthday overseas and international honours list (June 2024). 

Press Release: Cashew Coast

AgDevCo is pleased to announce an investment in Cashew Coast. 

Case Study

The turnaround of Kasinthula

3 years ago this community-owned sugarcane scheme was on the brink of bankruptcy. With finance and technical support from AgDevCo Kasinthula is once more a thriving business, creating jobs and supporting livelihoods in Malawi's Shire Valley.

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Working with AgDevCo

Careers Discover job opportunities and what it is like to work at AgDevCo.
Investor Find out more about our strategy and how you can work with us.
Investee Explore our investment criteria to see how we could help grow your agribusiness.