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EAVCA represents private capital providers supporting businesses and enterprise to achieve their goals, catalyzing development and creating meaningful jobs across the region.

Our membership represents development finance institutions (DFIs), private equity and venture capital funds, family offices, impact investors among others.


Upcoming event | November 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

EAVCA 3rd Private Capital in Tanzania Conference

VENUE: Coral Beach Hotel


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AVCA Sustainable Investing Summit 2022

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SuperReturn Africa

December 5 @ 8:00 am - December 7 @ 5:00 pm


News | Press release: September 8, 2022

Ascent announces final close of Ascent Rift Valley Fund II

PORT LOUIS, MAURITIUS, September 8, 2022—Private-equity fund manager Ascent today announced the final close of its Ascent Rift Valley Fund II (ARVF II) at more than USD 128 million, exceeding its initial target of USD 120 million. The first close […]

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EAVCA’s membership comprises of fund managers and advisors across Africa, recognized for their delivery of economic value to the investee companies and shareholders.

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AfricInvest was founded in the early 1990s, an investment and financial services company. Uniquely positioned as one of the most experienced private equity investors on the continent, AfricInvest has dedicated investment teams focused on Africa, and employs more than 90 professionals in eleven offices.

AfricInvest raised USD 1.9 bn across 21 funds and benefits from strong, long-term support from both local and international investors, including leading development finance institutions in the United States and Europe.

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