Smart capital for African agribusiness
AgDevCo is a specialist investor in African agribusinesses. We provide growth capital and specialist support as partners to our high-potential investees.

Our vision

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

Current portfolio performance

Portfolio size
470,000 +
Smallholder farmers linked to markets
Jobs created / maintained


AgDevCo Brochure 2019

Our brochure gives an overview of what we do and how we work. This version was updated in June 2019 and gives details of our portfolio and impact as of this date. Our brochure also includes six short case studies which provide a deeper insight into the impact that our investments have on agribusinesses, rural livelihoods, and agro-economies.

AgDevCo expands portfolio in Tanzania to develop the avocado industry and export

AgDevCo is pleased to announce a multi-million Euro investment in Africado, a successful avocado company based in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania. Africado grows avocados on its own farm and purchases high quality fruit from surrounding famers for export to Europe with full supply chain traceability.  

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Smart investment and support
Local supplier turned international exporter

Inspired by the success of another AgDevCo investment, and following a $3.9 million debt and equity investment from AgDevCo, Westfalia Fruto established a commercial avocado plantation in central Mozambique, becoming the country’s first large-scale avocado exporter.

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.