Finance and Investment

We offer a one-stop-shop operation, serving the needs of investors from idea conception and conducting due diligence, to executing business plans, driving productivity and growth. Services include: • Investment advisory services to foreign and local firms in the areas of resource management, technology transfer, intellectual property, banking, ICT, and international trade • Business feasibility studies, business plans, hand holding services • Fostering business partnership between Foreign investors and Ethiopian firms • Marketing, advertising, branding, and market intelligence

Having established relationships with international and local sources of finance in order to support entrepreneurs with their financial needs, we offer the following services:

Access to Debt Funds: • Export credit agencies such as the EXIM bank of the United States • Grant making bodies, International foundations and International Financial Institutions such as the IFC, and the AfDB • Regional development banks and bilateral organizations • Local private and public banks including the Development Bank of Ethiopia • International foundations and grant making bodies

Access to Equity Funds: • Source funding from private equity and venture capital funds • Prepare projects for public share offering • Facilitate matchmaking and joint venture arrangements