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Impact Case Studies

Impact Case Study: Main One Cable Company

Impact Case Study: Main One Cable Company

In 2009, Harith invested US$30 million for a 25% stake in Main One Cable Company.  Company Headquarters: Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Burkina Faso, Togo Business focus: Infrastructure  
Impact Case Study: Helios Towers Africa

Impact Case Study: Helios Towers Africa

In 2009, Helios Investment Partners led a consortium of investors in the formation of Helios Towers Africa. Company Headquarters: Ghana, Tanzania, DRC Business...
Impact Case Study: Express Life Insurance Company Ltd.

Impact Case Study: Express Life Insurance Company Ltd.

In May 2013, Leapfrog invested US$5.5 million in Express Life Insurance Company Ltd. for a majority stake in the company. Company Headquarters: Ghana Business...
Impact Case Study: KZ Noir Ltd.

Impact Case Study: KZ Noir Ltd.

In early 2011, Kaizen Venture Partners consolidated three distressed coffee processing companies under one holding company. Company Headquarters: Rwanda Business...
Impact Case Study: United Envirotech Limited (UEL)

Impact Case Study: United Envirotech Limited (UEL)

In October 2011, KKR invested US$113.8 million in convertible bonds, representing 38% of share capital if fully converted. Company Headquarters: China Business...
Impact Case Study: Liberty Star Consumer Holdings (Libstar)

Impact Case Study: Liberty Star Consumer Holdings (Libstar)

Metier co-founded Libstar in 2005 and has since acquired controlling stakes in more than 20 South African business in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) manufacturing and distribution...
Impact Case Study: TenGer Financial

Impact Case Study: TenGer Financial

Ronoc became a shareholder in TenGer Financial in 2008, and as of 2011, Ronoc holds 9.5% of share capital in the company. Company Headquarters: Mongolia Business...
Impact Case Study: KPR Mill Limited

Impact Case Study: KPR Mill Limited

Blue River Capital invested INR1.05 billion (US$23.6 million) in 2006 for a minority stake in the company. Company Headquarters: India Business focus: Textiles and...
Impact Case Study: Biosensors International Group

Impact Case Study: Biosensors International Group

Hony Capital invested US$200 million for a 24.8% stake in the company. Company Headquarters: Singapore Business focus: Medical devices  
Impact Case Study: Thaneakea Phum

Impact Case Study: Thaneakea Phum

Developing World Markets invested US$5.5 million for a majority stake in the company, with a follow-on investment of US$1.5 million. Company Headquarters: Cambodia Business...
EMPEA has served as a useful reference platform for CDPQ by helping to define the eligible universe of fund managers in growth markets. Membership provides background data and a...

Rashad Kaldany | Executive Vice-President and Growth Markets, CDPQ

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Carlyle Group