Emerging Capital Partners

Emerging Capital Partners (ECP) is the first private equity firm to raise more than US$2 billion for growth capital investing in Africa. Founded in 2000, ECP was one of the first firms dedicated to Africa, which translates into over 60 investments and over 30 exits through seven funds. Today, ECP has more people on the ground than any other firm. More than 70% of its investment professionals, who hail from 10 African countries, operate from 7 local offices. ECP is committed to environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles and in 2010 pledged to operate under the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI). ECP's investments are the most diversified of any African PE firm with impact capital in over 40 African countries.

ECP's investors include a number of leading public and private sector organisations including International Finance Corporation (IFC), CDC Group plc and the African Development Bank (AfDB).

For more information, please see www.ecpinvestments.com