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MBO Capital Management Limited


MBO Capital Management Limited (MCM) is a Nigerian investment firm that focuses exclusively on Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in West Africa. The company was established in 2013 and is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Nigeria. To date, MCM has invested US$29 million in four privately held investments in industry segments which cut across entertainment, agro-processing, business services and real estate. These proprietary investments have created and/or sustained over 200 direct jobs to date. MCM’s management team is made up of professionals with backgrounds in private equity, investment banking, commercial banking and consulting.

MBO Capital is currently raising its maiden private equity fund - the MCM West Africa Growth Fund (WAGF) I – a 10-year US$100 million fund which will invest growth/expansion capital of between US$2.5 million to US$10 million in SME opportunities in Nigeria and Sierra Leone. The Fund has measurable impact at the heart of its investment decision making and is sector agnostic, although priority sectors include agro-processing, FMCG, light manufacturing, non-bank financial services, entertainment and fin-tech.