Actis invests exclusively in the emerging markets.

With a growing portfolio of investments in Asia, Africa and Latin America, Actis currently has USD 4.5 billion in funds under management.

Our work at Actis is driven by the conviction that we bring more than capital to our investments; we bring benefits to our investee companies, investors and broader society. We call this ethos the positive power of capital.

Combining the expertise of over 100 investment professionals on the ground in nine countries, we are proud to actively and positively grow the value of those companies in which we invest.

Actis in Africa

Africa lies at the core of Actis' investment strategy. Today, 43% of our investments are located in Africa with USD 2.1 billion invested across 16 countries on the continent and a team of 34 professionals: the largest dedicated team.

In 2011, Actis won 'African Private Equity Firm of the Year' for the fourth consecutive year, as awarded by Private Equity International.

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