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Case Studies

Impact Case Study: Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC)

Impact Case Study: Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC)

Abraaj Capital invested US$361 million for a 50% stake in May 2008. Company Headquarters: Pakistan Business focus: Generation, transmission and distribution of electricity Revenue: US$1.2...
Impact Case Study: Jamna Auto

Impact Case Study: Jamna Auto

Clearwater invested US$45–50 million from June 2006 to August 2010. Company Headquarters: India Business focus: Commercial vehicle components manufacturer Revenue: US$220 million...
Impact Case Study: Umeme

Impact Case Study: Umeme

Actis helped Umeme secure a US$25 million loan from IFC. Company Headquarters: Uganda Business focus: Distribution of electrical power Growth: Since 2005, Umeme has added more than 100,000...
Impact Case Study: NEOgás

Impact Case Study: NEOgás

Global Environment Fund (GEF) holds a 75% majority stake in NEOgás. Company Headquarters: Brazil Business focus: Provides compressed natural gas service to off-pipeline...
Impact Case Study: Banro

Impact Case Study: Banro

Cordiant Capital invested in Banro via a US$13 million PIPE transaction. Company Headquarters: Democratic Republic of the Congo Business focus: Gold exploration and development Revenue: Stock...
Impact Case Study: Cogitel

Impact Case Study: Cogitel

TunInvest-AfricInvest Group invested US$19.5 million for a 31.2% stake in 2006. Company Headquarters: Tunisia Business Focus: Flexible Packaging Revenue: US$33.3 million...
Impact Case Study: Olam

Impact Case Study: Olam

AIF Capital held 14.5% at entry in 2002. Company Headquarters: Singapore Business focus: Agricultural commodities Revenue: US$10.5 billion Employees: 14,000  
Impact Case Study: Manipal Universal Learning

Impact Case Study: Manipal Universal Learning

IDFC Private Equity invested US$35 million for a 13% stake in 2006. Company headquarters: India Business focus: Education Revenue: Grown four-fold since 2006 Students...
Impact Case Study: Unnafibras

Impact Case Study: Unnafibras

Stratus invested US$40 million in 2010. Company Headquarters: Brazil Business focus: Textine / Waste Management Revenue: BRL120 million Employees: 450  
Impact Case Study: Générale Assurance Méditerranéenne (GAM)

Impact Case Study: Générale Assurance Méditerranéenne (GAM)

Emerging Capital Partners (ECP) invested in 2007. Company Headquarters: Algeria Business focus: Insurance Revenue: EUR22 million Employees: 762  
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Renuka Ramnath | Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Private Limited

EMPEA plays an important and energetic role across the markets it represents, driving outreach and research initiatives, and promoting the role of private capital.

Brian Lim | Partner and Head of Asia and Emerging Markets, Pantheon Ventures

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 Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group

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Dr. Andrew Kuper | Founder and CEO, LeapFrog Investments

EMPEA's market and industry intelligence opens doors to new sources of capital.  I look forward to the future success of EMPEA and its members.

Torbjorn Caesar | Senior Partner, Actis

While there are certainly challenges for the industry, the opportunities abound in our target markets and globally, making a global association like EMPEA more relevant than ever.

Drew Guff | Managing Director & Founding Partner, Siguler Guff & Company