Industrial Technologies

Actis

Contact: Rick Phillips
Work Ground Floor 1 Gabalya Street Cairo 11211 Egypt Work Phone: +202 2736 1628/ 68/ Website: http://www.act.is/

Biography

Actis has US$4.8 billion funds under management and have over 100 investment professionals located across the emerging markets working together to deliver what we call the positive power of capital. We provide equity capital for buyout and growth transactions, typically with a minimum investment size of US$50m for minority and majority positions.

Actis also invests in infrastructure businesses in Africa, Latin America and South and South East Asia. We have a particular focus on power and transport. We will invest at all stages of the project life, from providing development or expansion capital to acquiring mature operational assets. We invest in real estate equity capital in office, residential, industrial, hotel and retail projects.

Within the clean technology sector we have made investments in Suntech Power and Shunda Holdings (solar).

Categories: $5M or more, Africa, Asia, Building & Construction, Buyout, Central & South America, Ecotourism / Land Development, Energy: BioFuel, Energy: Biomass, Energy: Solar, Energy: Wind, Equity, Follow-on, Industrial Technologies, Private Equity Fund, Recycling, Transportation, Water