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AfricInvest

Investor type Private Equity Firm

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Total investments 61
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$7M
Portfolio companies 60
Rounds per year 2.18
Lead investments 35
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.02
Exits 3
Key employees 6

Areas of investment

  • Manufacturing
  • Financial Services
  • Insurance
  • Banking
  • Agriculture
Summary

AfricInvest is the famous VC, which was founded in 1994. The fund was located in Africa if to be more exact in Tunisia. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Tunis.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the AfricInvest, startups are often financed by Cauris Management, Satya Capital, PCM Capital Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Swedfund International, Norfund, Mediterrania Capital Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Development Partners International, Thawer Capital Management (UK), TLG Capital.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline iSON Xperiences, Britam, IP-TECH For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Tunisia. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Packaging Services, Industrial. Besides, a startup needs to be aged more than 20 years to get the investment from the fund.

Besides them, we counted 6 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The important activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The average startup value when the investment from AfricInvest is 10-50 millions dollars. The real fund results show that this VC is 60 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. Opposing the other organizations, this AfricInvest works on 21 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2011.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

MFS Africa

Financial Services
FinTech
Mobile Payments
Payments
$100M14 Jun 2022 South Africa, Gauteng, South Africa

GoMyCode

EdTech
$8M09 Jun 2022 Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia

Moove Africa

$65M14 Mar 2022 Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

MFS Africa

Financial Services
FinTech
Mobile Payments
Payments
$70M10 Nov 2021 South Africa, Gauteng, South Africa

RAYNAL Assurances

Financial Services
Insurance
12 Oct 2021 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Royal Exchange General Insurance Company

Auto Insurance
Insurance
Property Insurance
06 Oct 2021 Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Ragni Group

Electronics
Lighting
Manufacturing
23 Jun 2021 Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Aerobotics

Agriculture
AgTech
Analytics
Drones
Farming
Machine Learning
Software
$17M11 Dec 2020 Gauteng

Le Wagon

Continuing Education
Education
Software
Web Development
$19M02 Mar 2020 Paris, Ile-de-France, France

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