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Mélanie Meslay
10
Dec

Merec : Africa Food Deal of the Year

Amethis, Proparco and KiboCapitalPartners are awarded the 2019 “Africa Food Deal of the Year” by the Food Business Africa Magazine for their investment in Merec. Merec is a leading miller and packaged food manufacturer in Mozambique. Congratulations !  Find out more about the deal here: https://lnkd.in/gqTUYFf
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09
Dec

Amethis awarded Best Private Equity Investor

Amethis is proud to be awarded « Best Private Equity Investor » at the Africa Investments Forum & Awards 2019 held in Paris ! At this occasion, Laureen Kouassi-Olsson, Investment Director at Amethis, was a speaker at the panel “Financing Companies: Which are the Best Sources” ?
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06
Nov

Amethis has intervened at the Super Return Middle East

Laurent Demey, Managing Partner at Amethis, has discussed investment in Africa from a LP perspective at the Super Return Middle East in Dubai. For investors, finding the right partner is key to access the best investment opportunities in Africa.
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31
Oct

Amethis has participated to Ambition Africa

Amethis was proud to participate to AmbitionAfrica 2019 this week ! Luc Rigouzzo, Managing Partner, spoke at the panel “It’s time for Africa !” about the new growth drivers in Africa, and Khady Koné-Dicoh, Investment Director, presented Africa from an investment perspective at the panel “Africa: diversification opportunities for equity investors”. https://events-export.businessfrance.fr/ambition-africa/ https://www.lemoci.com/actualites/pays-marches/ambition-africa-la-france-veut-repondre-aux-besoins-des-africains/
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05
Oct

Khady Kone-Dicoh has participated to the French African Young Leaders program

Khady Kone-Dicoh, Investment Director at Amethis, has participated to the French African Young Leaders program in Ghana, a French-African Foundation initiative launched to support the next generation of entrepreneurs. https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6585927516685508608 https://www.french-african.org/young-leaders-2019
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27
Sep

Amethis sells its minority stake in the Compagnie de Distribution de Côte d’Ivoire (CDCI)

Amethis is pleased to announce the sale of its minority stake in Compagnie de Distribution de Côte d’Ivoire (CDCI) to Groupe Retail Holding, a Moroccan group that holds several modern distribution franchises in Morocco. Acquired in 2002 by the Ivorian-Lebanese entrepreneur Yasser Ezzedine, CDCI is now the second largest food retailer in Côte d’Ivoire with...
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26
Sep

Amethis will participate to InnoGénération

Amethis will participate to InnoGénération, Bpifrance’s biggest business event, which will be held on October 10 at the AccorHotel Arena, Paris. Come and meet us there! Information and registration on 👉 http://bit.ly/2H3BZ6R
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04
Sep

Amethis invests in VLH, major player of the hospitality and leisure sector in Mauritius

Amethis partners with Rogers Group to support VLH’s strategic development in Mauritius Amethis, an investment fund manager dedicated to the African continent, acquires a stake in VLH, the hospitality subsidiary of Rogers Group, a listed company on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius. Amethis’ investment will be mainly devoted to the projects of VLH as well...
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27
Jun

Amethis sells its stake in the Dislog Group

Casablanca, June 25th, 2019 Amethis announces the sale of its participation in the Dislog Group. The transaction allows Mouncef Belkhayat founder and majority shareholder to regain a controlling equity stake in the company in provision of a new investment cycle. Founded in 2004 by Mouncef Belkhayat, Dislog was initially the distributor of Procter & Gamble...
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17
Jun

Amethis announces the final close of Amethis Fund II at EUR 375 million, well above target

Amethis, the investment fund manager dedicated to long-term responsible investments in Africa, is pleased to announce the final close of its second Pan-African fund, Amethis Fund II, which collected EUR 375m from more than 70 investors in Europe and Africa, exceeding its initial target of EUR 300m. Amethis, founded by Luc Rigouzzo and Laurent Demey...
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