African Infrastructure Investment Fund 2 (AIIF2) holds long-term equity investments in a diversified portfolio of infrastructure and infrastructure related assets across Sub-Saharan Africa. The fund is advised by African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), a joint venture between Macquarie Group of Australia and Old Mutual Investment Group. AIIM has positioned itself as a leading infrastructure equity investment manager in the African market with USD1.2 billion in funds under management (as at 31 December 2014). The funds managed and advised by AIIM are designed to invest long-term institutional unlisted equity in African infrastructure projects, while also creating value for governments and communities. For more information, visit www.aiimafrica.com
The International Finance Corporation is an international financial institution that offers investment, advisory, and asset management services to encourage private sector development in developing countries. IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector in developing countries.
IFC's vision is that people should have the opportunity to escape poverty and improve their lives. For more information, visit www.ifc.org/
Craftskills Wind Energy International (CS) is a local incorporated private company registered in 2008. As a local developer of energy projects CS owns a 20% stake in Kipeto Energy Limited having started the development since 2010 in conjunction with General Electric (GE). CS is also a local manufacturer, installs and maintains SWTs (small wind turbines) since 1998. For more information, please visit http://www.craftskillseastafrica.com
The Overseas Private Investment Corporation is the US government's development finance institution. It mobilizes private capital to help solve critical development challenges and, in doing so, advances US foreign policy. OPIC helps US businesses gain footholds in emerging markets, catalyzing revenues, jobs and growth opportunities both at home and abroad. OPIC achieves its mission by providing investors with financing, guarantees, political risk insurance, and support for private equity investment funds. Visit www.opic.gov for more information.