Actis is a leading private capital investor in the growth markets of Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America.
Actis aims to deliver consistent, competitive returns, responsibly, through insights gained from trusted relationships and local knowledge, deep sector expertise and an unparalleled heritage, set within a culture of active ownership.
Since inception in 2004, Actis has raised over US$15 billion across four asset classes: Private Equity, Energy, Real Estate, and Infrastructure. Today Actis has c.120 investment professionals, operating across 17 offices globally from Mexico City to Seoul.
Actis has committed over US$4.5bn to Africa. We are the largest Real Estate fund on the continent and the largest investor in energy infrastructure, in particular renewables, with over US$1billion dollars currently committed and around 4GW of generating capacity provided to date. The Actis Private Equity business has an unparalleled track record of 35 exits and has a history of pioneering, creative transactions across the continent from the first pan-African payments platform to the first billion dollar buy-out.
Actis is the proud recipient of A+ ratings across the board from the UN backed Principles for Responsible Investment. We believe that Values Drive Value, we have repeatedly seen that investing responsibly creates businesses that are more resilient, more innovative and better able to deliver societal benefits – and are, ultimately, more valuable.