Wednesday , July 28 2021

Kenya's Catalytic Principal Partner Closes $ 255 Million



(Ecofin Agency) – Kenyan private equity firm Catalyst Principal Partners announced on November 9, 2018 that the second fund will be closed for $ 155 million.

Catalyst Fund II was funded by Botheh Regional Pension Fund and international investors, depending on the community. Eighty percent of these investors participated in the Catalyst Fund I fundraising effort.

Catalyst Fund II Between Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Zambia, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo for an investment of $ 7.5 million to $ 22.5 million.

"Catalyst is largely focused on emerging and mid-sized companies with strong growth and profitability prospects. ""Said Catalyst Principal Partners, CEO of Paul Kavuma.

The private equity fund, which focuses primarily on East Africa, was funded in 2009. We have already invested in nine companies operating in the consumer goods, pharmaceutical, agricultural, logistics, engineering, health, technology and finance sectors.


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