Amethis hard-closes Pan-African fund after surpassing €300m target

Eugenia Jiménez
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Paris-based private equity firm Amethis is hard-closing its second Pan-African fund after having collected €375m of assets from over 70 European and African investors. Amethis Fund II, which now closes to investors after exceeding its initial target of €300m, follows the same investment strategy than its predecessor fund Amethis I by providing growth capital to African mid-cap champions, through investments with an average ticket size of €10-40m. The Fund aims for geographic and sector diversification, targeting sectors delivering goods and services to the middle class of African cons...

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