Data & Reports - East Africa

AVCA Country Snapshot: Kenya

Published: 26 March 2019

This edition of the AVCA's Country Snapshot provides a sector analysis of Kenya's private equity growth drivers, funds, deals and exits.  Discover how the Kenyan PE market compares to the rest of East Africa.

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AVCA Country Snapshot: Kenya

2018 Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker

Published: 14 March 2019

This edition of AVCA's Annual African PE Data Tracker highlights a rising trend in PE investments in Africa's information technology sector, and persistent interest in the consumer discretionary and consumer staples sectors in 2018. For the first time, the report also include exit data along with regional spotlights and case studies.

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2018 Annual African Private Equity Data Tracker

AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

Published: 18 November 2016

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings reveal that 167 PE deals were completed in the region between 2010 and 2016 H1, with a combined value of US$1.4bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

AVCA Country Snapshot: Ethiopia

Published: 31 March 2016

AVCA is delighted to announce the publication of the Country Snapshot: Ethiopia. Drawing on data from AVCA’s proprietary databases, the Snapshot provides a broad overview of the private equity landscape in Ethiopia.

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AVCA Country Snapshot: Ethiopia

AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

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Published: 1 March 2015

AVCA is pleased to announce the publication of the Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity. The report provides a summary of recent private equity transactions, exits and fundraising activity in the region. Our findings show that PE activity in East Africa is rising with 158 reported transactions between 2007 – 2014 and deal values totaling US$1.5bn.

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AVCA Spotlight on East Africa Private Equity

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