Verod Capital Management Limited (Verod Capital) is an emerging market private equity investor, with a focus on West Africa, which invests in high-growth companies with the goal of helping them become dominant, regional leaders in their industries. Verod Capital was founded in 2008 and has completed 20 investments in Nigeria and Ghana, with 9 full exits and 1 partial exit.
Verod Capital raised its flagship $115M Fund II in 2014, focusing on opportunities in the financial and business services, agribusiness, light manufacturing, consumer products and services and education sectors. Most recently, Verod Capital has achieved a $150M close for its third fund which will execute a similar strategy to Fund II.
Verod Capital is an award winning firm having won Private Equity Africa Awards for the Outstanding New Fund Manager and Best Exit of the Year. Verod Capital invests in responsible businesses with a commitment to creating shared value for shareholders, employees and the communities in which the businesses are in.