Africa50 targets private and PPP projects in energy, transport and mining infrastructure. It takes an opportunistic approach on the information, telecommunication, water and sanitation subsectors. Commercial sustainability of Africa50 investments is the subject of an extensive due diligence exercise; looking at market, contractual arrangements, technical and environmental and social aspects as well as in-depth financial analysis.

Other main investment criteria include:

  • Technical soundness;
  • Economic viability;
  • Environmental and social sustainability; and
  • Market readiness.