Root Capital

Root Capital

Root Capital Venture: Root Capital invests in the growth of agricultural enterprises that support smallholder farmers. They seek out and serve enterprises whose credit needs are too big for microfinance and too small or risky for commercial banks. How the investment...
Farmerline

Farmerline

Farmerline Venture: Farmerline creates lasting profits for farmers across Africa by delivering high-quality inputs, training, financing and guaranteed off-take markets with the goal of increasing smallholder farmer incomes. How the investment helped: This loan enabled...
SOKO

SOKO

SOKO Venture: SOKO organizes independent jewelry artisans living in Nairobi’s slums into a strong network of trained and market-connected professionals, creating jobs and opportunities with a vertically-integrated manufacturing model. How the investment helped:...
Proximity Finance

Proximity Finance

Proximity Finance Venture: Proximity designs and delivers affordable, income-generating products and services to rural farmers in Myanmar. How the investment helped: Subordinated debt allowed Proximity Finance to crowd-in already-committed senior debt, ultimately...
Penda Health

Penda Health

Penda Health Venture: Penda Health is providing high-quality and afforable healthcare in urban centers of Kenya, with a unique focus on customer experience and providing top value to their patients. How the investment helped: A CapEx loan to Penda allowed the...
myAgro

myAgro

myAgro (Loan) Venture: myAgro helps farmers increase their yield and income by using the ubiquity of mobile phones to help them save money. How the investment helped: myAgro’s increasing scale meant that the organization required a larger working capital...