Developer – Investor

InfraCo Africa and InfraCo Asia originate, develop, structure, invest and manage innovative and pioneering projects. They take on early project development providing management and capital to address early-stage risks and developing bankable projects that can attract debt and equity at financial close.

 

  • InfraCo Africa

    InfraCo Africa provides responsible leadership in bridging the infrastructure gap in sub-Saharan Africa. Through early stage project development capital and expertise, InfraCo Africa is a catalyst for the private sector to invest in sustainable infrastructure projects in sub-Saharan Africa.


    At a glance

    EstablishedIAfD: 2004
    IAfI: 2014
    PIDG members currently fundingIAfD: UK Aid, DGIS, SECO
    IAfI: UK Aid
    Cumulative PIDG member fundingIAfD: $296.2m
    IAfI: $79.8m
    ChairTinashe Makoni
    Total commitments as at 31 Dec 2021IAfD: $179.1m to develop 30 projects, 20 of which have reached Financial Close
    IAfI: $38m to develop 3 project, 2 of which have reached Financial Close
    2021 commitmentsIAfD: $9.5m across 3 new projects, all of which reached Financial Close
    IAfI: $11m across two new projects, 1 of which reached Financial Close

  • InfraCo Asia

    InfraCo Asia provides responsible leadership in bridging the infrastructure gap in South and South East Asia. Through early stage project development capital and expertise, InfraCo Asia is a catalyst for the private sector to invest in sustainable infrastructure projects in South and South East Asia.


    At a glance

    EstablishedIAD: 2010
    IAI: 2014
    PIDG members currently fundingIAD: UK Aid, SECO, DFAT, DGIS
    IAI: UK Aid
    Cumulative PIDG member fundingIAD: $187.1m
    IAI: $98.9m
    ChairTinashe Makoni
    Total commitments as at 31 Dec 2021IAD: $117.32m to develop 30 projects, of which 15 have reached Financial Close
    IAI: $77.7m on 7 projects, all of which have reached Financial Close
    2021 commitmentsIAD: $3.5m on 1 project, which reached Financial Close
    IAI: $9.9m to 1 IAsD project that reached Financial Close

    Expected development impact

    2017Cumulative
    Financially closed and/or fully exited projects26
    Total Investment Commitments (TICs) ($m)97.4413.70
    % of TICs in DAC I/II*88%
    % of TICs in FCAS**87%
    Access (in millions)1.52.3
    Job creation: short-term3102,010
    Job creation: long-term95541
    Fiscal benefits ($m)0.30.8

    *Priority countries: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and DFID focus states in India
    **Fragile and Conflict-Affected States: Bangladesh, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan; Sri Lanka was FCAS until end 2016