Amethis Finance and Metier partner to acquire a significant minority stake in Kenafric Industries Limited. Kenafric Industries is a Family-owned business, being the East African leader in the confectionary sector, with an ambition to emerge as a pan-African packaged food platform.
Luc Rigouzzo, Founding Partner of Amethis, attended the global forum Convergences on September 6th 2016 in Paris, to participate in a panel on access to water and energy in developing cities.
Sami Chabenne rejoint le Groupe de cliniques et laboratoires HMAO
Amethis entered the West Africa’s healthcare market with a minority equity investment in HMAO Group, leader in the healthcare market in the region (clinics and laboratories)
Lancée en 2011 par des anciens de Proparco, avec le soutien d’Edmond de Rothschild, l’équipe d’investissement fait de l’Afrique Subsaharienne son terrain de jeu.
Paris-based Amethis Finance stands out from the African private equity crowd. Its overwhelmingly private shareholder base is certainly a rarity in a universe heavily dependent on development finance institutions (DFIs), whilst the management team’s long-term dedication to the African continent has led them to design their very own investment and impact philosophy.
October 7th, 2015
Amethis Finance is pleased to announce its participation in a USD 75millon subordinated loan for Ecobank Nigeria syndicated by FMO
A consortium of investors led by Amethis Finance extends a convertible loan to Elephant Africa Holding, the holding entity of Bel Papyrus Ltd. and Bel Impex Ltd., the leading producers of tissue paper products in Nigeria.
Amethis Finance, which already acquired in February 2015 a 17.1 % participation in CIEL Finance Limited, the banking and financial services cluster of the Mauritian group CIEL, has increased its stake by 7.8%
March 30th, 2015
Amethis Finance is proud to announce that it has won the award for the Outstanding First-Time by Private Equity Africa .