GreenTec Captial featured in Handelsblatt article on record level investment in Africa.

Frankfurt (Germany), December 2021. GreenTec Capital CFO Thomas Festerling was quoted in an article in the the Finance Section of the weekend edition of Handelsblatt for December 3rd and 4th, 2021. The article (in German) titled ‘Record Investments in Africa’ covers the increased investment activity, particularly from the perspective of KfW and institutional and impact investors. The article also discussed venture capital in Africa, and the potential for VC, impact, and investment funds to generate both social and ecological impacts in addition to returns for investors. In this context GreenTec’s own planned fund is mentioned. Thomas is quoted giving some details as well as outlining our investment focus on Essentials and Digital Platforms. To learn more GreenTec’s planned fund, please contact Norbert Reeg and Alhaji Allie Bangura. Read the article here on our site, or in the print or digital versions of Handelsblatt this weekend.

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