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

    Established2004
    PIDG members currently fundingUK aid, DGIS, SECO
    Cumulative PIDG member funding$189m
    ChairPhilippe Valahu
    Total commitments as at 31 Dec 2017$95.9m to develop 23 projects, 12 of which have reached financial close and/or have been sold
    2017 commitments$9.9m across 4 projects, 3 which reached JDA, and 1 which reached financial close

    Expected development impact

    2017Cumulative
    Financially closed and/or fully exited projects212
    Total Investment Commitments (TICs) ($m)28.02,116.6
    % of TICs in DAC I/II96%
    % of TICs in FCAS22%
    Access (in millions)0.0113.0
    Job creation: short-term1777,188
    Job creation: long-term2471,292
    Fiscal benefits ($m)0.5604.8
  • 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, DGIS, DFAT, SECO
    IAI: UK aid, DGIS
    Cumulative PIDG member fundingIAD: $128.0m
    IAI: $27.3m
    ChairJohn Walker
    Total commitments as at 31 Dec 2017IAD: $103.4m to develop 32 projects, 6 of which have reached financial close and 26 having signed a JDA
    IAI: $28.3m on 3 projects that have reached financial close
    2017 commitmentsIAD: $45.3m across 16 projects which reached JDA, one of which also 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

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